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Careers

In order to pull all the various parts of Babylonstoren together as one, we rely heavily on a stellar team of receptionists, housekeepers, chefs, gardeners, therapists, horticulturists, managers and winemakers to make it all happen. Babylonstoren has many exciting employment opportunities, and so if you are passionate about your career and enthusiastic about the possibility of working for us, please send your CV to anneline@babylonstoren.com with the position your are applying for in the subject line.

Positions Available

We have an exciting position with exposure to a variety of crops, for someone with a passion for farming!

Requirements
  • At least 10 years’ experience in a supervisory/management role on a farm
  • A working knowledge of fruit production, organisational skills, time management skills and supervisory skills
  • A knowledge of stone fruit and pome fruit will be to your advantage
  • Must be able to work under pressure and perform
Responsibilities
  • Personnel management, development and motivation
  • Management of production unit
  • Handling of audits
  • Management of day-to-day activities on the farm
  • Management of fertilising and pest control programmes
  • Irrigation scheduling
  • Admin

Please send CV and salary expectation to anneline@babylonstoren.com

Babylonstoren has an exciting opportunity for a candidate who is passionate about financial projects to become part of the Babylonstoren team.

Experience and qualificatins
  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Certificate/diploma in Bookkeeping or Accounting
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel
  • Buying experience
  • Effective communication with colleagues
  • At all times behaving in a professional manner in dealing with internal matters as well as external business contacts
Responsibilities
  • Assist with sourcing new suppliers and products
  • Prepare and send enquiries to existing and potential new suppliers
  • and compare quotes from various suppliers
  • Process orders as designated by the person in charge within the Purchasing Department; have them checked, signed, approved and forwarded to the relevant suppliers
  • Following up on suppliers with regard to order acknowledgements/confirmations; checking and rectifying these where necessary
  • Scanning and filing all purchase orders and order acknowledgments/confirmations
  • Data capturing supplier enquiries/quotes/price lists into Excel/SageX3 and expediting comments

Please send CV and salary expectation to anneline@babylonstoren.com

Babylonstoren is looking for a marketing and data specialist to become the newest member of its dynamic digital team – a platform expert for our marketing automation & CRM platform, Hubspot.

For this new position you will need to deeply understand Hubspot’s capabilities and how to get things done on the platform. Develop journeys for our client base to drive brand engagement and to help deliver optimal messaging for our loyal fans. You need to have a thorough understanding of CRM capabilities and drive planned strategies into action.

Our team is driven, takes initiative and is always looking for new and better ways to do things, and so should you. You also need to be solution oriented with experience in business, marketing and analysis. This role suits a highly motivated individual who thrives in a fast-paced, exciting, agency-style team environment and who can easily adapt to changing market and organisational requirements. You need to be passionate about your work to the point where it inspires others.

A passion for analytics, strong attention to detail, ability to work to deadlines, excellent written and spoken communication skills, project management skills, knowledge of proper spelling and grammar and a problem-solving attitude, are essential to succeed in this position. An interest in inbound and experience in digital marketing is a plus.

Technical Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Relevant Tertiary qualification
  • Ideally a Bachelor’s Degree with Auditing / Data Science / Statistics / Mathematics / - - Information Technology or Marketing Science as majors
  • A minimum of 2-3 years’ experience working in data science, business analysis, business intelligence or marketing automation
  • Advanced understanding of marketing automation implementation strategies with tools like Hubspot, Pardot, Salesforce or similar
  • Hubspot experience & certifications preferable
  • Excellent command of Afrikaans & English, with exceptional writing and communication skills
  • Strong business acumen
  • SQL querying, BI software and advanced Microsoft Office skills a plus
  • Understanding of systems engineering concepts.
  • Understand what the business does and how it does it.
  • Strong analytical ability to evaluate end-to-end customer experience across multiple channels and customer touchpoints.
  • Strong quantitative and qualitative analytic skills with a proven record for structuring and solving problems, drawing conclusions, and formulating recommendations
Role and Responsibilities

Be involved in integration projects from a systems specialist point of view and work closely with developers and different business areas to

  • Maintain & optimise our Hubspot configuration
  • Advise, decide on and deliver usable queries for management toward their individual business strategies and for horizontal cross-selling strategies.
  • Provide presentable data for business plans
  • Provide training for top and middle management on usability of dashboards and guest feedback habits
  • Ensure data consistency and integrity with other internal systems
  • Build and manage email templates
  • Work with marketing team and business units to setup and execute marketing campaigns (email)
  • New field creation and management
  • Report building
  • Troubleshoot any technical issues
  • Ensure consistent naming convention for multi-location firms
  • Perform regular list hygiene to maintain health of our database.
  • Create targeted lists
  • Manage list imports
  • Segment contacts
  • Create and manage forms
  • Create and manage workflows
  • Design and track automated customer journeys including the welcome experience.
  • Analyse performance of email strategies and campaigns and drive continuous optimization of performance, considering factors such as seasonality, customer segments, competitor behaviour, historical successes.
  • Use analytics to make decisions; A/B test, analyse results and build updates accordingly.
  • Take an entrepreneurial approach to the role, working collaboratively with other teams to support key initiatives and get things done.

Please send CV and salary expectation to anneline@babylonstoren.com

Babylonstoren has a unique and exciting opportunity for someone who is passionate about body and bath product manufacturing to become part of the Babylonstoren team.

Required experience and qualifications

  • High school education
  • Experience in GMP and manufacturing of cosmetics
  • Fluent in Afrikaans and English
  • Delegation of duties to junior staff members
  • Self-management
  • Leading a team
  • Good mathematics ability (calculation of percentages and working with decimals)
  • Ability to lift 25–30 kg on a regular basis

Responsibilities

  • Manufacturing and packaging cosmetic products (scrubs, washes, lotions, creams, body butters, balms, bath oils, soaps, etc.) according to formula procedures
  • Recognising safety hazards and alerting management accordingly
  • Following all GMP and SOP guidelines in all phases of work
  • Completing batch record documents, housekeeping logs and other documents pertaining to manufacturing as accurately as possible
  • Preparing retention samples and managing the retention sample library
  • Solving customer quality complaints and ability to establish the traceability of raw materials
  • Receiving raw materials and recording batch numbers and samples
  • Maintaining stock levels of all raw materials associated with manufacturing the list of products
  • Monitoring stock levels of finished stock and expiry dates
  • Monitoring expiry dates of raw materials and reporting such to senior management
  • Being able to maintain efficient compounding operations by solving process problems and adjusting formulations to correct pH when necessary
  • Engaging with the public in a tourism-related context by explaining what is being made and hosting workshops
  • Overseeing the steam distillation of essential oils

Please send CV and salary expectation to anneline@babylonstoren.com