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A seasoned Key Account Manager with more than 17 years’ experience in sales, marketing and business development. The candidate has an exceptionally stable employment history, having worked for the same company for 17 years. With a National Diploma in Biotechnology and professional memberships with SASTA, WISA, ISSCT and SIT, this multi-talented sales and marketing enthusiast is ready to grow your business and establish good working relationships with customers both nationally and internationally based.
Remuneration: R 106 000 CTC per month
Category: Sales and Marketing


The candidate has obtained a National Diploma in Chemical Engineering. He has extensive experience in Sales - and Account Management within the Petro- Chemical and Water Treatment industries. Currently employed as a Sales Manager in Africa and interested to return to South Africa.
Remuneration: R 960 000 CTC per annum
Category: Sales and Marketing


An exceptional and highly educated individual with research experience in various topics including Petroleum (Catalysis), Hydrogen Economy and Fuel Cells and Sustainable Development. Her qualifications include a BSc in Chemistry, BSc Honours in Applied Chemistry, MSc in Petroleum Chemistry and finally a PhD in Petroleum Chemistry. She is the registered publisher of a patent entitled Improvement in the Efficiency of Catalysts. Determined to add value to each and every project that is assigned to her, this candidate is destined for success in every letter of the word.
Remuneration: R 600 000 CTC per year
Category: Scientific (Laboratory, Research, Training)


The candidate is qualified in Purchasing and Supply Chain Management. She has extensive buying experience in the Healthcare, Human Resources, Pharmaceutical, Sales and Marketing, as well as Steel and Transport industries. Viewed by her team as a goal orientated, passionate result-driven Procurement Manager, with exceptional negotiation skills.
Remuneration: R 480 000 CTC per year
Category: Production / Supply Chain - Logistics


Managing Director of a specialty chemicals company, this candidate completed a MSc Polymer Chemistry. Tasked with developing business, national market and distribution channel strategy development. Ready for a new challenge and to optimise and grow your business.
Remuneration: approximately R 1.7m per annum CTC including incentive bonus
Category: Business, Management & Executive


The candidate obtained a BCom in 2006 and has 9 years working experience in the Automotive industry as a parts advisor. The candidate has extensive experience with online automotive parts ordering systems for BMW, Mini, Fiat and Renault parts (all body panels, engine parts, accessories). The candidate has an incredibly stable job history and comes across as a very knowledgeable, professional and friendly individual.
Remuneration: Approximately R13 300 per month CTC (Including basic salary, commission, medical aid and provident fund)
Category: Automotive


A frequent top achiever, with 13 years’ experience in managing IT software solution projects for the supply chain industry. Additionally, the candidate has excellent presentation and client relationship skills, developed throughout his career. The candidate’s qualifications include: BSc Honours degree in Information and Electrical Engineering, Diploma in Education and Project Management Certification.
Remuneration: R800 000 per annum CTC
Category: IT (Computer, Information Technology)


This is one of our highest rated candidates with globally obtained qualifications and work experience and a most interesting job history. The candidate obtained a Bachelor of Science in Chemical, Molecular and Cellular Sciences in 2005 and a Certificate in Project Management in 2011 from the University of Cape Town. The candidate qualified as a Drilling and Completions Fluid Engineer in Egypt in 2007 and has furthered his engineering training in Egypt and the U.S.A. The candidate has extensive “field work” experience, traveling throughout Africa, setting up drilling fluids at the various sites. At the candidate’s last position, he was working as Senior Drilling Fluids Engineer, given a section of South Africa to manage technically and trusted with setting up the East African branch of the company. The candidate is available immediately after being retrenched in 2015 due to a down turn in mineral exploration.
Remuneration: NEGOTIABLE
Category: Engineering (Chemical / Mechanical / Electrical / Instrumentation / civil etc)


An impressive, multi-talented candidate with a National Diploma in Electronics Engineering and a total of 13 years’ experience, of which, 9 years’ experience as Field Service Engineer. Extensive knowledge and working experience with vast number of medical and laboratory instruments. The candidate has had exposure to the chemistry side and has basic knowledge of chemistry. Good account acquisition & customer relations skills. Interested in further developing his sales career.
Remuneration: R27 300 p/m CTC + commission
Category: Sales and Marketing


A keen young candidate with a ND Polymer Technology and SAPMA Modules 1 – 6. 3 years’ experience in Paint, Coatings & Components Manufacture for the Automotive Industry, working in positions such as Laboratory Technician, Paint Operator, Quality Assurance Lab Technician. Interested in further developing her career.
Remuneration: R15 000 p/m CTC
Category: Scientific (Laboratory, Research, Training)