Below is a list of current vacancies within IVS.

Biosecurity Programme Co-ordinator

Independent Verification Services Ltd, is trusted and recognised as New Zealand’s premier, independent provider of Biosecurity and environmental training, auditing & inspection services. We employ smart, talented people who are innovative and committed to helping importers and exporters of products smoothly and seamlessly fulfil their regulatory requirements. The IVS “can do” attitude is a key point of difference for our customers.

An exciting opportunity has risen within the business for a talented and committed co-ordinator to be part of a great team providing biosecurity support and co-ordination services nationwide. We are looking for someone with previous experience working within the import pathway as you will be assisting our valued clients with their transitional facility queries.

This is a dynamic role, where you will become an expert in your field and be the central point of the service for both our clients and the team of inspectors based throughout New Zealand.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Day to day co-ordination of the program
  • Liaising with customers and inspectors via phone and email
  • Scheduling bookings for the inspection team
  • All administrative requirements for the co-ordination of the service
  • Responsible for generating new and repeat business through active follow-up of existing clients

To be successful in this role you must:

  • Have excellent communication and listening skills
  • Have excellent written communication skills
  • Be confident and composed, being able to give direction and advice in an informative and positive manner while remaining customer focused
  • Be a team player, who is organised, flexible and uses your initiative
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Office Windows Software and Web Based programs
  • Previous experience in the biosecurity industry or import / export pathways

Hours of work are 8am to 5pm, Monday to Friday. This role is based at our site in Ruakura, Hamilton

If this sounds like you and you enjoy working within a supportive team environment, please apply for this role by emailing your CV and cover letter to dreamjob(at) by April 09th 2019. Please put ‘BSP Co-ordinator’ in the subject line of your email.

Please note in your cover letter, what effective communication means to you and how you ensure you have been able to get your message across to the recipient. You must to be entitled to work in New Zealand to apply for this role.


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