Careers

We are wanting people to help on this journey to design sustainable habits. We have achieved a lot in a short period of time, but have plenty more ahead of us! You can see our current vacancies below:


 

Sales Support Team Member
Wellington, New Zealand | Full-time, Permanent

Method is a leading designer of beautiful recycling bins. Our products can be found in well designed workplaces throughout Australasia, Asia, United Kingdom, and United States. 
Known as the “designer bin people”, we are transforming the way businesses approach recycling through our visibly effective recycling system. 

Method launched in 2015. We’ve picked up some great awards in the last 2 years:
Overall Winner, Westpac Growth Grant, 2016
Rising Star (one to watch), Deloitte Fast 50, 2016
Highly Commended, SBN Awards (Sustainable Business Network), 2016
Finalist, NZ Innovation Awards, Innovation in Sustainability & Clean-Tech, 2016
Bronze winner, Design Institute of New Zealand, Best Design Awards for Product & Packaging, 2015

Method products are designed and manufactured in New Zealand.


Job Description

This is an exciting opportunity to join Method. We are a fast-growing startup – currently a team of 6 – we’re searching for a Sales Support Team Member to help drive sales and growth, and deliver exceptional customer experiences.

If you strive to provide the best customer service, thrive in a team environment where everyone brings their A game, and are known for getting things done. Then this role could be perfect for you. 

You will provide our customers and sales team with friendly, efficient sales support. Responsibilities include: creating sales quotes, processing sales orders, answering customer enquiries, handling product returns, and arranging international shipping.
You will provide our team with friendly, efficient business support. Responsibilities include: creating basic graphic design, and general administrative tasks.
You will ensure all accounting activities are performed accurately and promptly. Responsibilities include: accounts payable, accounts receivable, bank reconciliation, following-up overdue invoices, checking customer statement, and checking supplier statement.
You will help improve processes and streamline support activities.



More about you

On your first day, we expect you to have:

Experience working in a fast-paced customer service, contact centre, or office administration environment.
Exceptional organisation and planning skills, and the ability to monitor and adjust priorities on an ongoing basis.
The ability to identify issues and opportunities, and develop and implement effective solutions.
Great attention to detail, however you also see the big picture.
Excellent writing skills and a great phone manner.
A passion and perseverance for long term goals.

It’s great, but not required, if you have experience with:

Adobe Creative suite design software.
Xero or other accounting software.


More about Method

We are based in the BizDojo Wellington, a vibrant and fun coworking workspace. The BizDojo network is a thriving community where you’ll have the chance to meet talented, interesting, clever humans, and attend cool events with the wellington startup community.

We are over sharers at Method; we have a culture of being open and transparent about everything we do. We like people that are willing to share ideas and contribute. 

We are a customer-centric design-led business. Design thinking is our secret sauce. We’re on a journey to design incredible, beautiful, effective products that customers love. Work with us and be part of the journey.

We do what we do to make a visible difference for our customers on their sustainability journey, but also to the world we live in.

Please apply with CV & cover letter before 8 August. We'll respond as soon as we've processed your application.

people@methodrecycling.com