Our client in the Lumber Industry requires a SALES & MARKETING MANAGER to manage and develop the Sales and Marketing function for local & overseas markets and will 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.
QUALIFICATION & EXPERIENCE :
• 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.
• 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.
• Well-developed interpersonal skills.
• Excellent Computer skills in Microsoft Office: Excel, Word & PowerPoint.
Salary offered: Market related on a total cost to company basis.
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