Careers Sales Coordinator

Sales Coordinator

Dept: Sales

Location: Westlake, Tokai

23 March 2020

Cape Herb and Spice has grown from entrepreneurial roots into a global player, employing over 500 people and operating over 3 sites in Cape Town. Centered around innovation and quality, Cape Herb and Spice gives any candidate a great opportunity to gain extensive experience and build an exciting career.

The export division of Cape Herb & Spice is looking for a dynamic Sales Coordinator to join the team. Work with customers across the globe and help deliver proactive service together with what is among the best herb and spice products in the world.

This position spans 3 categories - Spice, Tea and Gifting and works within 2 market segments - branded and private label. This fast paced and dynamic position offers the opportunity to learn about international business and what it takes to be at the top of your industry.

Duties and responsibilities
•    Assisting to manage and oversee international customers/accounts
•    Establish, maintain and develop long term business relationships
•    Sales planning and forecasting
•    Assisting to drive new product development and innovation across the broad spectrum of the business
•    Assisting with new business development
•    Order monitoring and cross departmental liaison
•    Customer communication
•    Providing general assistance to KAM

Qualifications & Experience:
•    BCOM degree/equivalent
•    Sales experience would be advantageous (FMCG)
•    Experience in sales management and customer account management advantageous
•    Experience in export sales would be advantageous

Skills required:
•    Strong interpersonal skills
•    Strong written communication and ability to convey information clearly and concisely
•    Ability to work under pressure
•    Computer literate
•    Attention to detail
•    Strong problem-solving capabilities
•    Enthusiastic and energetic
•    Ability to work in a team and independently
•    Numeracy would be advantageous

HR Contact:Mary-Rose Wrigley


Telephone:021 701 5140