Would you like to do your placement at Numnuts?!
Numnuts (Senesino) is a small, dynamic start-up technology business in the animal welfare sector. We are looking for a 2021 intern. Our placement offer would suit a Vet or Ag Science undergraduate/ recent graduate or young educated person looking to pick up real-world experience working to engage animal welfare technology adoption in a rural setting.
Key Skills Required
- Genuine interest in farm animals (Sheep & Cattle) and improving farm animal welfare
- A Vet & Farmer-friendly voice. We are looking for a person who is comfortable working in a rural context and enjoys interacting with the straight-talking rural folk
- Customer Relations & Customer Support
- Enjoys farm shows, events & talking to people
- Skilled and willing to learn new computer systems, website, eCommerce, Customer Relationship Management (CRM) systems, graphics & video editing
- Ready to work remotely and independently with interacting with teammates over video conference and phone
- Confident and natural presenting to people in a rural setting
- A sense of humour & optimistic outlook on every situation
What experience will the placement offer?
- Customer Support for Numnuts – answering the phone, directing and solving customer enquiries
- Back office support, data entry, developing reports
- Visiting Vet surgeries, educating, demoing and interacting with to vets
- Farm shows & field days; providing energy and help in the logistics, travel setup, and product demonstrations of events
- Animal Behavioural studies, learning how they are conducted, observing possibly supporting the team at CSRIO conducting extended farm trials
- A good internet connection
- A method of transport
- Timing – between May- Aug (yet can be flexible for the right candidate)
- Location Flexible – our 2 personal teams is located in Northern Tasmania & Central Victoria. Previous experience with our 2020 placement student (through COVID) as shown our intern does not need to be located with us and we can all work remotely – meeting up for key events or meetings
Contact Robin Smith (Numnuts founder) at:
[email protected] m.0407912098