Sherpa Tech-coach

Reference: NB 6730

Consultant: Nine Broodryk


  • On-boarding new business units and clients onto the Sherpa platform
  • Training new business units and clients in Sherpa
  • Facilitating and supporting clients working in Sherpa
  • Setting up and configuring client profiles and business units in Sherpa
  • Scheduling and coordinating meetings, including on-boardings and trainings, remote and in-person engagements
  • Communication and coordination of activities with other Sherpa team members as needed
  • Supporting the broader Sherpa Support Team, including:
    • Providing user support, technical and tool content related support
    • Preparing on-boarding and training material
    • Generating reports including progress reports


  • A genuine passion for sustainability with an appropriate level of understanding and knowledge of sustainability issues and solutions in primary production and the food industry.
  • BSc or MSc in a relevant field (including Ecology, Agriculture, Aquaculture, Marine Biology, Engineering or Food Science)
  • Working experience in the agricultural, aquaculture, food processing or marine industries
  • Exposure to compliance and marketing of food products
  • Passion for learning and for developing knowledge
  • Adaptable, good time management and prioritisation skills, organisational skills
  • Analytical and numerical skills
  • Good communication and presentation skills
  • Drive to satisfy clients, conscientious, willing to go the extra mile
  • Ability to build long-term relationships
  • Problem solver
  • Team player
  • Ability to work independently, self-starter and initiative-taker
  • Comfortable in the use of IT platforms
  • Excellent English verbal and written skills
  • Based in Stellenbosch region or surrounds
  • Have a valid SA drivers’ license and own transport

How to Apply:

  • Email your comprehensive CV to
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered to avoid duplicity on our system.
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice.
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.

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