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Job Title Sales Manager
Location Dammam
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description

Our Client:

An FMCG company in the region is seeking a mature and seasoned sales professional to lead their business interests in Saudi Arabia. Maturity, in this case, would be defined as being able to lead by example in certain cases, by the delegation in some and by influence...It would have to be a mix of these three for a candidate to be successful in delivering business goals as each market and distributor dynamic is different.

Your Role:

You will initiate and drive Sales Strategy to achieve the business plan and developing volume sales for the specified products. Maximize sales and distribution across chosen markets/channels for the products, streamlining and strengthening the Key account network. You will be responsible for managing the sales team including coaching, recruitment and performance monitoring. Managing internal relationships: facilitate cooperative work between the sales team and the RTM account handlers as well as building relationships with key stakeholders to ensure effective teamwork across all functions. Ensure Trade Investment Budget is utilized, monitor budgets and ensure financial control on expenditure.

Must Haves:

At least 5+ years of sales/ Channel Development / Business Development/ Route to Market in FMCG industry in Saudi is a must…Strong commercial acumen as this is not just another sales job it requires high levels of strategic initiative and accountability. Fluency in Arabic would be highly preferred. in FMCG industry in Saudi is a must…

Managing Expectations:

At Mindfield we are driven by mutually agreed KPIs and service levels. Exceptional results can only be delivered when we understand both our key stakeholder's clients and candidates. Keeping this in mind we would request that when applying for a role do take cognizance of the “must-haves” to avoid disappointment. Sometimes positions take time to close and there could be a delay in us responding to you but as a thumb rule if you do not hear from us in 7-8 working days post applying for the role then the resume has not been shortlisted and would be kept on the database for other roles. Look forward to a long term relationship…Mindfield…making a difference

Country Saudi Arabia