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Job Title Business Development Manager
Location Jeddah
Job Type Full-Time Regular
Job Description Our Client: A regional food company is looking for a sales professional from the FMCG industry to manage their distributor operations.

Your Role: The Business Development Manager has to be someone who can work independently, the achievement of topline and bottom line financial targets for the region will be your primary responsibility. Delivering sales targets by managing the activities of the distributor sales team to ensure maximum brand exposure. Management of respective trade channel using the Distributor sales and merchandising team. Ensure maintenance of distribution levels as per agreed terms for existing brands and for achieving distribution levels within the agreed time frame for NPDs. Ensure timely and accurate forecasting of demand and placing of orders by Distributors as per the SNOP output and ensuring adequate stock holding as per agreed SOP. Provide timely, accurate country and regional sales forecasts to enable efficient production at our factories

Must Haves: You'll have a considerable 7+ years of experience working within FMCG industry, with an excellent track record of increasing market share. Strong blend of operations and strategic experience (with a focus on execution).Strong experience working with a Distributor model. Excellent stakeholder management experience. Well rounded professional with holistic experience in Traditional trade, Key accounts management & Trade marketing experience will be an apt fit.

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 stakeholders 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 delay in us responding to you but we will respond. Look forward to a long term relationship. …..Mindfield ..making a difference.
Country Saudi Arabia