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Careers Sales Coordinator

Sales Coordinator

Dept: Sales

Location: Westlake, Tokai

23 March 2020

Cape Herb & Spice is one of South Africa’s untold success stories.  Nestled in the scenic Constantia Valley is the main factory and head office, where we create and manufacture a vast array of herb & spice products for top retailers across the globe.  From entrepreneurial roots, Cape Herb and Spice has grown over the past 25 years to now also include the manufacture of tea and food gifting products with four sites across Cape Town which currently employs over 500 people.  It forms part of Libstar Group, which as a public company is one of South Africa’s premier f.m.c.g. concerns. The fast paced and dynamic environment offers the opportunity to learn about international business and what it takes to be at the top of your industry.

The export division of Cape Herb & Spice is now looking for a dynamic Sales Coordinator to join the team.  The role covers the sales and project management required to ensure on time delivery of our products to our largest international markets and will require an extremely self-motivated and highly disciplined individual to be successful.

Duties and responsibilities
-    Assisting with the management of international customer accounts including:
•    General customer communication
•    Providing general assistance to Key account Manager (team leader)
•    Sales planning and forecasting
•    Monitoring order execution
•    Coordinating cross departmental communication
•    Assisting with new business development
•    Assisting with new product development, innovation, and execution

Skills required:
•    Highly organized
•    Commercially minded with strong numeracy skills
•    Ability to drive various teams to achieve objectives
•    Strong interpersonal skills
•    Strong written communication and ability to convey information clearly and concisely
•    Cool & Calm under pressure
•    Competent in MS Office
•    Attention to detail
•    Strong problem-solving capabilities
•    Enthusiastic and energetic
•    Ability to work in a team and independently

Qualifications & Experience:
•    BCOM degree/equivalent
•    Sales, KAM or Project Management experience would be advantageous 
•    Experience in FMCG and / or export sales would be advantageous

HR Contact:Therona Pillay


Telephone:021 701 5140