BAT South Africa is the only large-scale tobacco manufacturer producing locally in South Africa. We buy 90% of locally grown tobacco leaf, supporting 200 commercial tobacco farmers, 150 emerging farmers and 10 000 agricultural jobs. We are BBEEE level 4 company, employing more than 1 100 people directly, and have been certified as a Proudly South African company. We have a strong heritage of more than 100 years in South Africa. We are part of one of the world's most international businesses, the British American Tobacco Group, which has over 200 brands sold in more than 200 markets. BAT South Africa forms part of British American Tobacco plc's AmSSA region and the East and Southern Africa (ESA) area. We are the leading manufacturer of cigarettes in South Africa by market share, and market more than 20 brands, including Dunhill, Kent, Rothmans and Peter Stuyvesant. Nationally, we have five world-class Trade Marketing and Distribution Centres. Our Head Office is located in Cape Town.
We are bold, fast, empowered, responsible and diverse, with great people and an engaging culture that are key to successfully delivering our strategy. Our reputation as a Top Employer helps us stand out in an increasingly competitive international employment market. Given the scale of our business, we have a professional and strategic approach to talent management. We work hard to ensure BAT South Africa attracts and retains excellent people, inspires engaged teams while being a great place to work. As competition for good talent intensifies, we constantly strive to build a strong and clearly differentiated value proposition as an employer. We offer the attraction of a rewarding career that provides you with the opportunity to work on a world stage, while making a positive impact to change our world for the better. Our future is open to change. We're looking for talent who can shape it for the better. We'll treat your ambition and new ideas as the advantage they are. Collectively, we'll build one another's strengths. Join us and "Be the Change" in BAT South Africa.