Local Sales and Marketing Manager Position Available

Friday, 14 January, 2022

An exciting opportunity exists for a Local Sales and Marketing Manager to join the Eikendal Vineyards team. 

The purpose of the position will be to:

  • Develop, implement and manage the South African sales & marketing strategy and plan
  • Effectively grow, manage and control the Brand’s national wine sales.

Formal Education Required:

  • Sales, Marketing and/or Business Degree and/or Tertiary Qualification

Experience Required:

  • Minimum 5 -8years in a similar role in the wine industry

Competencies Required:

  • Sales and marketing skill and acumen
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Good presentation skills
  • Good negotiating skills
  • Enthusiastic
  • Enjoys working in a small team.
  • Computer literate
  • Valid passport and driver’s license
  • No travel restrictions

Key aspects that will be advantageous to the applicant:

  • Knowledge of all wine products and portfolio
  • Knowledge of estate and history
  • Knowledge of stock management & control
  • Knowledge of wine distribution and logistics
  • Knowledge of customer satisfaction and relationships management
  • Knowledge of costing and pricing of products
  • Knowledge of tourism
  • Knowledge of media & branding
  • Knowledge of all social media channels
  • Knowledge of wine industries markets & trends national
  • Knowledge of budgeting and other financial aspects related to the position

For further enquiries or to apply for the position please contact us via email at applications@eikendal.co.za
Applications closing date for position advertised  17:00h 30 January 2022

Please note only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. 
If you have not had any feedback within 2 weeks of applications closing date please accept that your application was unsuccessful.