Due to Strategic Re-organisation and Business Expansion, the following vacancy has emerged in the operations of one of Nigeria’s Leading Commercial Ventures.
Position: Area Sales Manager
The ideal candidate must be dynamic and charismatic with excellent interpersonal skills and very strong business acumen and market knowledge. In addition, he must be trustworthy, accountable and possess good leadership skills.
Attainment of the sales & revenue targets of the territory.
Develop and implement creative and innovative strategies that expand the company’s customer/dealership base and ensure sustainable strong presence in your territory/region
Achieve customer/dealer acquisition and revenue growth targets by effectively managing and motivating sales team.
Identify emerging markets and market shifts within your territory/region and provide management and sales team with up-to-date information on competitor activities and status.
Cultivate effective business relationships with executive decision makers in key dealer/trade accounts.
Build and promote long-lasting customer relationships by effectively partnering with them and providing quick resolutions to their issues.
Control expenses, manage budgets and effectively monitor inventory.
B.Sc. in Marketing or Business Admininstration or any other relevant discipline.
An MBA will be a plus.
10 years’ sales experience, especially in the FMCG industry
Previous experience in a similar position will be an advantage
An inspiring personality with strong leadership and coaching skills.
Proven experience in successfully leading and managing a sales team.
Travel flexibility is a must as successful candidate will travel often.
Demonstrated ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of the organization.
How to Apply
If you are the person we seek, please send a brief Application Letter, attaching your CV and a recent passport photograph to firstname.lastname@example.org to reach us beforeDecember 5th 2016. Ensure you enter the Position as the SUBJECT of your e-mail.