Sales and Marketing Manager (Ceres)

Thursday, 26 September, 2019
anonymous    
Western Cape  

My client, Loxtonia Cider (10km outside Ceres on the Ezelfontein Road), has an opportunity available for an energetic and experienced Sales and Marketing Manager, who is creative, upbeat and has passion for the product, food and people.

Goal of Position:

To develop and grow the marketing landscape for the product, the tasting room and the brand globally. The position will report to and work in conjunction with the Owner.

Duties will include:

  • Developing the marketing plan to achieve the goals set
  • Social media & digital marketing
  • Communication: media, customers, public, etc.
  • Events and promotional activities
  • Networking, sales and after-sales (key account management)
  • Ongoing market research and brand development
  • Cost analysis and budgeting
  • Attend industry events and tastings
  • Expanding and growing markets
  • Corporate ID (Labels, Promotional material, etc.)

Requirements:

  • An appropriate Marketing qualification
  • Excellent knowledge of wine/cider/spirits
  • At least 5 years’ experience in sales and marketing
  • Self-motivated and ability to work independently
  • Strong business acumen and ability to negotiate and close transactions
  • Excellent interpersonal and networking skills
  • Willing and able to travel
  • Excellent Computer Skills

Closing date for applications: 11 Oktober 2019

Starting date: As soon as possible

Please send applications (including CV and salary expectancy) to Trish Du Toit at trish@thehrdepartment.co.za.