Product (content) Success Consultant

Reference: 9238 NB
Consultant: Nine Broodryk 

Job Description: 

  • The development of new sustainability content to accommodate customers that operate in different contexts (i.e. macadamia farming vs. trout farming).
  • Desktop research and building understanding and knowledge in the context of different industries, commodities, and operating environments in the agriculture and food system supply chains.
  • Disseminating and writing content for our sustainability frameworks (includes environmental, social and economic aspects of sustainability).
  • Mapping of global compliance standards to our frameworks.
  • Identifying and building relevant and meaningful business sustainability success performance indicators across industry contexts.
  • Researching & consolidating sustainability good management practices for different industries & contexts.
  • Product content maintenance; updating and uploading content to the SHERPA online system via the online internal Admin interface.
  • Refining and maintaining standard operating procedures.
  • Providing support to the broader team as needed.
  • Incorporating new sustainability content into the tool in line with new protocols, regulations, customer needs and research.
  • Updating & training team members on content updates, or new content that has been developed.
  • Contributing to and working in line with an overarching content plan and milestones.


  • 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.
  • BEng, BSc, BCom, or similar
  • Experience in the agricultural and/or food industry
  • Ideally at least 1 year of work experience
  • Research, comprehension, writing and knowledge dissemination skills
  • Passion for learning, research and for developing understanding
  • Excellent writing and communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Excellent understanding of agriculture & food supply chains
  • Ability to work independently, to take initiative and ownership
  • Ability to work well in a team
  • Good time management and prioritisation skills
  • Ability to work well under pressure
  • Comfortable in the use of IT platforms
  • Happy to complete routine tasks
  • 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 in order 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.