Brand Ambassador - Paarl

Friday, 12 July, 2019
Barinda Strauss Viljoen     +27 21 286 6078
Western Cape  

Our client, a well-known Wine Estate which is based outside Paarl, is looking to appoint an enthusiastic Brand Ambassador to be the face and voice of their brand to the local market. As a successful candidate, you will be involved in increasing brand awareness and sales by promoting their wines through various media channels and creating new market ideas. You will work closely with their sales and marketing teams to achieve set goals through communicating the value of their wines to customers and merchandisers.

To excel in this role, you will have excellent communication and networking skills, and a strong presence on social media. Previous experience as a brand ambassador or similar role is strongly desired, as well as knowledge of sales and marketing principles.

Requirements:

  • A post graduated Diploma in Marketing and Viticulture
  • +- 5-7 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent sales and managerial skills.
  • Friendly, approachable and outgoing personality.
  • Working knowledge of social media platforms and tools.
  • Adaptable with the ability to prioritize tasks.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Must be willing to work overtime on occasions

Responsibilities:

  • Familiarizing yourself with the company’s mission, vision, and goals.
  • Working closely with sales and marketing staff as well as merchandisers.
  • Educating customers, retailers and merchandisers about the company’s wine products.
  • Keeping website and social media content updated in order to drive brand awareness and attract new customers.
  • Building strong relationship with and supporting the sales team.
  • Monitoring customer feedback and complaints to the marketing department.
  • Tracking customer preferences, metrics, and media campaigns.
  • Representing the company at product launches, events, and trade shows.
  • Brainstorming marketing ideas like i.e creating and growing a wine club

The company offers a basic salary plus commission, as well as a traveling and cell phone allowance, to the successful candidate.

Send your detailed CV accompanied by a recent photo of yourself.

Email address: barinda@alpharecruitment.co.za 

Appointment date: 2 September 2019