Field Administration Officer - Fruit Industry - Limpopo Or Mpumalanga

Tuesday, 5 November, 2019
Lee-Zanne Flaatten     0824188747
  

Closing date: 30 December 2019

Job purpose: Field Administration Officer, reporting to the Technical, Marketing & Sales Manager.  The Field Administration Officer will be auditing tree and fruit sales which involves traveling to nurseries, farms and pack-houses throughout the northern citrus producing areas of South Africa and reconciling physical tree and fruit carton numbers with company records.  This position can be based in Limpopo or Mpumalanga.
 
Qualifications and experience required:

  • Grade 12
  • An agricultural diploma would be preferable but is not a requirement
  • At least 5 years of work experience in general in administration and customer liaison

Competencies:

  • Code 08 Drivers licence will be a prerequisite
  • Proven MS Office proficiency (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, SharePoint etc.)
  • Strong and ordered administrative capabilities
  • IT strengths in Excel and similar programmes
  • Good communication skills & friendly disposition
  • Some agricultural technical knowledge
  • Fully bilingual in English & Afrikaans
  • Ability to focus on detail
  • Be willing to travel to all citrus production regions of RSA but mainly in the northern parts of the country i.e. Mpumalanga and Limpopo.
  • Interpersonal skills / teamwork
  • Good work coordination skills
  • Candidate should be able to work independently and be self-driven

Duties:

  • Work with the Sales Administration Team on:
    • Database reconciliations of all plantings
    • Visit farms and verify plantings
    • Visit nurseries and verify/reconciliation of tree orders
    • Visit pack-houses and verify cartons (and quality where necessary)

Email CV in WORD format: inadmin@mweb.co.za