Commercial Sales Manager

Reference: CM 6836

Consultant: Christa Mostert 


  • Sales, Account Management, Costing & Reporting
  • Price negotiations with customers and setting up cost models for each market
  • Servicing, growing, and building relationships with existing clients
  • Understanding the clients and their markets, including packing requirements and specs
  • Pre-season planning – demands and allocations
  • Program design and management
  •  Day-to-day sale / trade
  • Deciding and matching of customer demands with available product
  • Advising Area Managers on product required
  • Sales administration, reports, presentations, and market feedback re. quality, prices, and volume
  • Prospecting for new business – identifying opportunities
  • Participating in industry associations, trade shows and conferences
  • Shipment summary and liaise loadings with customers
  • Stock management
  • Follow up on accounts sales and payments from clients as well as finalising claims Stakeholders, Customers, Product managers, Supply Chain, Admin / support departments


  • Formal tertiary qualifications
  • Minimum 3 – 5 years’ relevant work experience – preferably in the fruit export industry with exposure to the international markets / retail industry.
  • Preference will be given to individuals with experience in: Middle East / Far East / Canada
  • Key Performance Areas (KPAs): KPAs will include (but are not limited to) the following

How to Apply:

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