Product Manager

Reference: 9430 CM
Consultant: Christa Mostert 

Job Description: 

  • Direct link between Marketing and the Producer / Packhouse / Customer, regarding pack specifications, quality requirements, product standards, pack material needs, and timely feedback regarding changes.
  • Problem solving approach for Producers.
  • Table Grapes & Citrus orchard specification assessment vs market packaging requirements and needs.
  • Quality assurance in the packhouse (Due Diligence pre- and post-harvest)


  • Energetic, hard-working, self-driven individual with a strong analytical flair, supported by an appropriate tertiary qualification (BSC / BA Degree – Horticulture / Viticulture) and at least 2 years industry experience.
  • The ability to function under pressure, and apply rational decision-making.
  • Good people relations and above average verbal and written communication skills at all levels (Afrikaans & English).
  • The ability to work independently as well as within a team.
  • Computer and numeracy skills.
  • The ability to prioritise the relevant tasks correctly and complete them within the timeline.
  • Knowledge of table grapes and citrus would be beneficial.
  • Exposure to packaging materials, warehouses and quality systems will count in the applicant’s favour.
  • Must be willing to travel, and work longer hours during harvest and packing seasons.
  • 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.