Rural Finance Specialist

November 26, 2021

Job Location: Melbourne CBD & Inner Suburbs
Employer: Nutrien Ag Solutions Limited
Rewarding Salary Package

At Nutrien Ag Solutions, our purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.


For over 150 years, our business has been integral to the Australian agricultural industry. We are committed to providing quality local advice, knowledge and expertise for customers and helping feed Australia’s future. With a national network of more than 700 locations, Nutrien Ag Solutions is one of the largest agribusinesses operating in Australia.


Employing the best and brightest minds, our business is supported by an extensive network of corporate branches, franchises, members and agents. Our team are experts in a range of different farming areas, including precision farming services, marketing livestock and wool, agricultural services, finance, insurance, ag merchandise, water and real estate.


We are currently offering an exciting opportunity for a super-efficient sales and service focused individual to support the success of our Region Finance Team.


About the Opportunity:


The Nutrien Finance portfolio is well established and is geographically spread throughout Australia, the portfolio is very diversified, financing most major cropping and livestock systems.

Rural Finance Specialists form part of the Region Finance Team, whom collectively provide valuable finance product and relationship support to the Nutrien Ag Solutions retail network, to enable the branches to grow their finance portfolios, manage their existing accounts and enhance their customers finance experience.


In this full time permanent role you will work alongside other Rural Finance Specialists and be responsible for acting as the first point of contact for all branch applications and requests for servicing and delivering our finance products to the SME farming segment of the portfolio. You will be responsible for efficient oversight of the end to end loan process, ensuring quality data is collected and appropriate risk analysis in Anti-Money Laundering/Counter-Terrorism Financing (AML/CTF), Know Your Customer (KYC). Working in a high-volume environment, other responsibilities include:


  • Collaborating with Branch Managers and staff to deliver customer outcomes
  • Being a product champion to promote the benefits of the finance products to the network
  • Develop strong relationships with all stakeholders to ensure the best customer experience


About You


This is an exciting opportunity for someone that is passionate about agriculture and necessarily does not have any prior experience that is looking to launch a career in finance.


To be successful in this role, you will be:

  • Sales and service oriented, focused on driving outcomes
  • Adaptable to the needs of the wider team
  • Be a self-starter, who can work unsupervised, with a hands-on approach to your work
  • Demonstrate a high attention to detail
  • Be able to collaborate with managers and staff to manage stakeholder expectations
  • Complete your work to high standards
  • Possess proficiency with IT Systems and Microsoft Office Suite


Are you a good match?


At Nutrien Ag Solutions we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability and other legally protected characteristics. We encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander candidates.


We believe that our diverse workforce is a key strength of our business and we aim to attract the best talent to achieve our strategic goal of being the leading Australian Agribusiness and Employer of Choice in our sector. Our leaders create an environment of mutual respect with inclusive teams and value the individual contributions of our employees. We champion Australian agriculture and lead the way in innovation and investment in the future of farming.


Apply today!


If you are determined to make a difference and want to join a diverse organisation offering the opportunity to gain exposure to Australia’s key growth industry, click on the APPLY button and for more information, please contact Bonnie Kelly (Region Finance Lead, Docklands location role) on 0428 389 960 or Alex Morison (Region Finance Lead, Dubbo location role) on 0409 647 733.


To find out more about Nutrien Ag Solutions go to  or follow us on LinkedIn.


Vaccination is required for all new hires joining Nutrien Ag Solutions. All new hires are required to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 unless you have a medical exemption. Nutrien Ag Solutions commits to providing a safe workplace for our employees and customers.


During the recruitment process, you will be required to provide proof of your COVID-19 vaccination status as part of your application for employment with Nutrien Ag Solutions.


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