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Listed below are those organisations who have listed vacancies (normally packaging related) with the Institute.

 Interested persons are requested to contact the organisation concerned direct (and not IPSA) to enquire whether the vacancy is still available, and for further details.

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 ORGANISATIONS

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VACANT POSITION: SALES EXECUTIVE – LABEL EQUIPMENT
Gauteng based machinery supply company

JOB DESCRIPTION
Sales and marketing

Generate sales of new printing, and converting equipment to label manufacturers in Southern Africa.
Generate sales of ancillary products such as anilox rolls, inspection systems, web cleaners, washing machines, Corona treaters etc
Market of products and services to new and existing customers.
Manage and develop relationships with existing and potential customers.
Project management in the case of new equipment sale.

Administration
Prepare and submit quotations, invoices and marketing correspondence to customers.
Submit weekly activity reports and provide market feedback to management.
Complete and submit monthly market reports to overseas suppliers.
Database updating and ongoing management. 

Communication
Liaise with local and international sales and service personal via telephone and e-mail.
Follow up with all customers following the submission of any correspondence.

General
Acceptance of other duties beyond the general scope of this function as and when required by management.

ANNUAL REMUNERATION
Market related. Prov Fund / Medical Aid / Cell Allowance
Relocation Allowance Negotiable

OTHER FRINGE BENEFITS
Commission, fleet card

PREFERRED COMMENCEMENT DATE 
ASAP

STAFF REPORTING TO POSITION
None

ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS
Matric

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATIONS
Sales Diploma or better

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Experience in the manufacture and / or sale of labels and label equipment
Good understanding of flexo, offset and gravure printing
Good understanding of label converting process
Must be able to travel locally and internationally
Must have the ability to develop and grow a new business division
Excellent english and afrikaans with the ability to communicate clearly both verbally and in writing
Proficiency in email, excel & powerpoint is essential
Own reliable transport

DESIRABLE SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
Previous experience in labelling or related industry

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES 
Self motivated, energetic, confident, quick learning and able to work alone or as part of a team. Must be able to self manage.

APPLICATION DETAILS
Email applications to: Secretary@ipsa.org.za
These will be dealt with the utmost confidentiality and will be forwarded directly to the advertiser. 

 

VACANT POSITION: INVENTORY CONTROLLER

Our client based in Gauteng in the FMCG industry, is looking for an Inventory Controller who will supervise a team of warehouse personnel to ensure the effective management of incoming goods, traceability and storage of Inventory.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• Developing and implementing documented procedures for an effective Traceability system

• Ensuring compliance to SHEQ management system in your area of control

• Maintaining the traceability data base and continuously improving its effectiveness

• Responsible for processing of Raw Materials through packaging

• Responsible for Information Management

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

• Matric

• Statistical/Supply Chain Degree

• Minimum of 2 years’ progressive experience in advanced demand

planning and/or inventory management within a distribution or

manufacturing environment

• Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in demand planning and/or inventory management within a distribution or manufacturing environment

• Evolution ERP System skills

• Warehouse Management System skills

• Netstock skills

SALARY

Salary is negotiable depending with experience. Contact us for more information. If interested or know someone interested, please send CV to admin@afaconsultants.co.za or contact us on 011 886 1439.

Website: www.afaconsultants.co.za

 

VACANT POSITION: PRODUCTION TEAM LEADER

Our client based in Gauteng is looking for a PRODUCTION TEAM LEADER to ensure the production excel in quantity, in a given time at low cost and in conformity with the company’s quality and safety procedure at the packaging lines

KEY RESPONSIBILITY

• Responsible for good maintenance standards of production equipment and technical training of operators

• Manage and animate the work of line operators and line picker on a daily basis

• Ensure that packaging lines have the right components and bulk at the right time in the needed quantities

• Enforce respect by operators of the quality and SHE procedures during production

• Inspect products prior to shipment to ensure accurate labeling and record keeping

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• Minimum of Matric and Production related qualification

• Experience working in a manufacturing environment

• Previous experience in a supervisory capacity

• Computer literate

• Organization skills and willingness to assume accountability for plant practices required

SALARY

• Salary is negotiable depending with experience. Contact us for more information.

If interested or know someone interested, please send CV to

admin@afaconsultants.co.za or contact us on 011 886 1439. 

Website: www.afaconsultants.co.za

 

 

 VACANT POSITION: BUYER

Our client based in Gauteng is looking for a BUYER in PACKAGING INDUSTRY to conduct all purchasing within the portfolio, in line with the Group’s purchasing strategies and policies.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

• Analyses business needs and challenges demand

• Defines purchasing strategy

• Anticipates business activity and acts proactively

• Maximizes Supplier Relationship

• Manage Performance and efficiency

KEY REQUIREMENTS

• Minimum 3- 5 years working experience preferably from FMCG

• Experience in working with rigid plastics, corrugated boards, labels and 90% category

• Matric with Diploma in Purchasing Management/ Qualification in the related field

• Experience in working on SAP system

• Good negotiation and networking skills

SALARY

Salary is negotiable depending with experience. Contact us for more information.

If interested or know someone interested, please send CV to

admin@afaconsultants.co.za or contact us on 011 886 1439. 

Website: www.afaconsultants.co.za.