Our family business has been trading in spice since 1956, which means a lot of spice has passed through our experienced hands.

As we continue to keep our No. 1 spot in the spice industry, we know that the core values of service excellence, quality products and technical innovation set up by the founding generation are safe and secure in the hands of our second generation, who are already successfully flying the family flag. A third generation is waiting in the wings to take us to 2056 and beyond!

Join Freddy Hirsch as we drive the science beyond the techology of what we do best!

The main purpose of the role is to assist within the NPD department with weighing, blending and dispatching orders.


  • Matric or equivalent NQF (with Maths and or Science)

Knowledge & Experience

  • Batching & blending experience would be advantageous
  • Unity knowledge would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of stock control would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of ingredients would be advantageous

Key Responsibilities:

  • To ensure new product spice blends are weighed, blended and dispatched as per requirements
  • To ensure stock levels are monitored
  • Responsible for ordering stock
  • Responsible for collection and delivery of samples and or ingredients


  • Basic numeric skills
  • Attention to deal
  • Minimum 1 – 2 years’ experience in a similar role is advantageous
  • FMCG experience advantageous
  • Driver’s License essential
  • ERP systems experience
  • Must be able to work a 2 shift pattern (2 weeks day [7:30 – 5pm] and 2 weeks night [5:30pm – 5:30am].

We will only review applications that are based in and around Cape Town, candidates must be a South African Citizen and must meet the criteria in order to be reviewed. If you have not heard back from our HR department within 2 – 3 weeks of your submission, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

Desired Skills:

  • Production Planning
  • Stock Management
  • blending
  • weighing experience
  • reliable
  • Numerical

Desired Work Experience:

  • Less than 1 year FMCG

Desired Qualification Level:

  • Grade 12 / Matric

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