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Sales Manager (French Speaker)

Job Title: Sales Manager (French Speaker)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Tax Free + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: Q92237
Contact Name: Quest Seach Selection
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 07, 2013 10:16

Job Description

A leading sportswear retailer is looking for an experienced Sales Manager with a proven track record on successful retail leadership to head its retail growth in Sub-Saharan Africa. The Sales Manager position is responsible for the planning and execution of the Go To Market category strategies aimed to hit the seasonal and annual revenue targets. The Sales Manager is also responsible for tracking and monitoring sales targets and distribution plans to maximize sales opportunities. The Sales Manager is accountable to deliver accurate weekly reports and seasonal reviews which will determine the state of the brand internally and externally. The role of the Sales Manager requires an articulate person who can speak French fluently and can clearly communicate goals and objectives. A minimum of 5 years sales management experience within the related industry such as FMCG or Fashion, in Africa is required. The candidate must be knowledgeable in complex business issues and be able to find innovative ways of solving them. The Sales Manager must demonstrate their leadership and strategic skills and must also display a passion and interest in Africa. The chosen candidate will be provided with a great package including housing allowance, health insurance and bonus. This is an outstanding break which will be rewarded to the rightful candidate who has been in sales management role responsible for the North African market. Fluency in French and English is essential. Candidates that are not fluent in English and French, please do not apply as your application will not be taken further. We request that candidates send their CV as a Microsoft Word document where possible. Quest Search and Selection is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.