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Newcastle / KZN

This is a specialised market that this person will be working in and we are looking for a target driven individual who can source new business in urban and rural areas and service corner tearooms, spaza shops, bottle stores etc.
They would ideally like someone with FMCG sales experience, however we will also look at someone that has working experience dealing with customers and has the ability to sell.
Grade 12 or equivalent of education
Tertiary education would be an added advantage
2-3 Years sales experience in an FMCG work environment (ideal)
Valid driver’s license with no endorsements
Reliable transport to work and back (no public transport in the area)
MS Office proficient
Very good command of the English language (written and verbal)
Preferable if the person can communication in Zulu
High energy levels
Ability work independently
Well-groomed and presented
Good negotiating skills
Willing to travel and stay overnight
Must have good interpersonal and communication skills
Sales orientated
Finding new business and maintaining existing business
Completing sales admin
Establishing and maintaining sound customer relations at store level
Ensure constant stock availability
Minimize stock returns
Record and report on sales per outlet
Maintain product basket
Implement negotiated prices
Ability to call on businesses in urban and rural areas
Please send detailed CVs to sandy@alphalabour.co.za

Pinetown / KZN

We are looking for a Printing Process Engineer who will be based in our Converting Factory in Pinetown. The role will report into the Production Manager also based in Pinetown.
Be responsible for the equipment efficiency or process / production line
Monitor the result of process key performance indicators (KPIs)
Take prompt action to solve process problems to ensure safety, product quality, machine efficiency etc.
Coordinate among different working processes of the whole production line
Working site management and be responsible for safety 
WCM Activities in the Factory, support pillar progress and participate WCM pillar activity
Bachelor degree in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
At least 4-5 years’ experience at production area
Strong background in WCM analysis and tools
Analytical and expert in Process Parameters measurement and improvement techniques
Preferred experience in Quality / Other Production process / Maintenance or WCM
Send detailed CVs to charne@alphalabour.co.za

Durban North

The Human Resources Manager is responsible for the full generalist function for both Durban and Johannesburg.  

We are looking for someone that is capable and experienced in handling the full HR function for 100 employees.

The right person for this role is assertive yet a true people’s person, has great attention to detail, is consistent, disciplined and maintains a high level of confidentiality.

This successful incumbent will need to be a people and systems orientated person.

National Diploma and / or Degree in Human Resources or equivalent
Minimum of 5 years HR Generalist experience
MS Office proficient
Understanding of South African Labour Legislation i.e. LRA, BCEA, COID, UIF, OHSA, EE, SD and SDL
IR experience
Ideally someone from a building/construction/technical industry
High preference for someone that has union experience
Change, people and performance management
Report writing
Time and stress management
Conflict resolution
Co-ordination, organisation
Please send detailed CVs to sandy@alphalabour.co.za

FMCG Branch Manager

We are looking for an experienced FMCG Branch Manager. Someone that has a strong and diplomatic personality.

This is for a small town in KZN so this person will need to be happy living in a small town.

You will be on call for emergencies.
Basic salary + car allowance + car insurance + medical aid + provident fund + fuel allowance + housing (small rental amount) + performance bonus
The type of candidate will need to manage an active unionised branch. If the person is able to speak Afrikaans and Zulu fluently, this will be an added advantage.
Manage subordinates
Manage product volumes and quality
Manage logistical environment
Compile and manage budget
Oversee administrative tasks in the running of the operation
Manage SHE at the site
Manage plant / equipment & general civil maintenance
Manage laboratory
National Diploma/Degree in Transport Logistics / Operations Management
At least 5 Years management experience in an FMCG environment
Experience in the Transport/Logistics Industry
Extensive experience working with Unions
Experience working in FMCG environment
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Good relationship building skills
Must be able to function well under pressure
Must be prepared to work long hours and do occasional standby
Please send detailed CVs to sandy@alphalabour.co.za

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