Marketing Manager

Thursday, 17 January, 2019
Margot Julies     +27218630830
Cape Town  

Our client is a leading grower, packer and exporter of fresh fruit (citrus and table grapes) in South Africa. Their production units are situated across the Western Cape, with their head office in Bellville, Cape Town. The company has a vacancy in the Marketing Department for a Marketing Manager at their Head Office in Bellville.

Main duties:

  • Assist senior marketing manager with marketing strategy
  • Unlock maximum commercial value within the strategic framework
  • Customer liaison (shared function)
  • Knowledge of customer specifications
  • Administration and management of the supply/demand plan
  • Liaising with farms and pack houses regarding crop estimates
  • Coordination of crop estimates with marketing plan
  • Managing of supply chain from farm/packhouse to end customer
  • Knowledge of daily available stock (locally)
  • Managing overseas stock and pack reports

  Requirements:

The successful candidate should be a post matric graduate, together with 8 years’ experience in the fruit export or related industry. A tertiary qualification to support the application in any related field would be considered. It can be expected of the candidate to travel nationally and internationally from time to time.

 Our client offers a market related total cost to company package with pension fund benefits.

 Closing date: 29 January 2019