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Main job function
Be responsible for all local sales, export and cross border sales, category management, advertising and promotions, budgets and sales administration. This includes managing of sales-and-merchandising operations as well as a distribution/logistical network in South Africa.
The main purpose of the role is to manage and develop the Sales and Marketing function for local and overseas markets (including Africa), and to ensure the long-term profitability and sustainability of the business.
B.Com. Marketing degree, or equivalent
10 years’ working experience in a management position within a manufacturing environment, and/or 10 years in a Sales and Marketing management position in a manufacturing environment, preferably within the lumber industry.
A passion for marketing opportunities and the ability to implement appropriate interventions.
MUST be able to travel both locally and internationally
Experience in expanding/advertising and promoting a company’s brand.
Able to show experience in new business development.
Experience in International business.
Experience with financial statements and budgets.
Good Business acumen.
Strong managerial, leadership, team, communication & marketing skills.
Excellent Computer skills in Microsoft Office: Excel, Word and Power point.
A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.