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Technical Sales Representative



Job Description :

A established agricultural business has a position available for a Technical Representative. Specialising in the supply of vegetable and pasture seed and a range of other growth support products, the company is looking to invest in a candidate with the skills and drive to serve their existing client base as well as to expand the company's reach within KwaZulu-Natal.

Based from the Pietermaritzburg branch, the position will entail travel to visit both farmers and agents in the specified area to market, sell and provide technical product advice whilst liaising with the branch and Head Office. The area of responsibility will include the KZN Midlands reaching through to Kokstad, Matatiele, Cedarville and surrounds.

The position will also include facilitating and organising product trials, assisting with budgeting and seasonal planning as well as organising farmers days and information days.


  • A relevant tertiary agricultural qualification;
  • Completion of the BASOS and AVCASA courses;
  • A proven technical agricultural background including experience in vegetable seed/pastures/ forage/ cover crops and/or foliar fertilizer products;
  • At least 3 years of sales experience in the agricultural industry;
  • Strongly self-motivated with excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Fluency in English and Afrikaans. Ability in isiZulu a bonus;
  • A genuine passion for the agricultural industry and dealing with people;
  • Willingness to travel and spend nights away from home when required;
  • Computer literacy and valid driver's license.
Salary Details:

A competitive salary is offered, depending on the candidate's qualification and level of experience.


To be considered for this position please contact Kate Watts or email a completed CV to kwatts@agristaff.co.za. You are encouraged to complete our Registration Document if you are not currently registered.

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