General Manager

Friday, 22 February, 2019
Ilze van Niekerk    

Our client, a well-established producer of export table grapes, located in Wellington, Western Cape, South Africa currently offers the following position:


The ideal candidate must have extensive management experience (minimum of 10 years) with excellent communication skills combined with the ability to relate to people at all levels.  A relevant tertiary qualification, strong leadership qualities, proven ability to effectively manage the operations of major farms/business units, with sound financial skills and excellent computer skills are pre-requisites for this position.  Experience in the table grape farming industry will count in the applicants favour.

This appointed candidate will report directly to the outgoing Managing Director and will be responsible for the general management, productivity and profitability of the two grape farms, including, but not limited to the following key performance areas.


  • Oversee day-to-day business operations on a high level
  • Marketing and sales
  • Strategic and risk management
  • Financial management and budgeting
  • Management of stakeholders (client, customer and supplier) relationships
  • New business development
  • Supply chain management and logistics
  • Personnel/Human resources management


A competitive remuneration package will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

Please apply online at before 09:00 on 08 March 2019. For general enquiries contact Ilze van Niekerk at M3 Human Capital Management on 021 863 1444

Commencement date: As soon as possible

If you don’t hear from us within two weeks of the closing date you can assume that your application was unsuccessful.