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  • Paarl

Website SATI

Manager: Market Development and Communication

Paarl

The incumbent is responsible for the development and implementation of SATI’s Market Development, Stakeholder Engagement and Communication Strategy by developing and executing programmes across all mediums that effectively convey SATI’s strategy to table grape growers, external stakeholders and employees to create a progressive, equitable and sustainable table grape industry.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Managing and coordinating market development projects
  • Marketing and trade initiatives (coordinating and liaising with a broad range of initiatives, including trade shows/fares, congresses and exhibitions)
  • International generic market development for SATI members
  • Planning, coordinating and hosting events, functions and public relations initiatives
  • Managing all stakeholder engagements (including relevant government departments, SATI entities and affiliates, media, markets, etc.)
  • Developing, implementing and maintaining the communication strategy for the table grape industry
  • Managing the overall communication function including newsletters, digital marketing and social media, pamphlets, annual reports, promotion & marketing material, etc.
  • Brand management and visibility
  • Budget management and reporting

 

Requirements:

  • Candidates from designated groups as stipulated in the Employment Equity Act will receive preference
  • Relevant tertiary qualification
  • More than 5 years’ experience in market development, strategic branding and media communications
  • Previous experience in providing direction to CEO / Senior Management on media issues, reputation management, social responsibility and sustainability compliance
  • Willingness and ability to travel locally and internationally on a regular basis
  • Proven project management experience
  • Bilingual with professional command of both English & Afrikaans
  • Knowledge of the table grape industry will be considered advantageous

To apply for this job please visit www.dittojobs.com.