VACANCY: Managing Director South Africa

JobnetAfrica , South Africa , Johannesburg

Vacancy Summary

  • Sector: Agriculture, Food processing
  • Field of Expertise: Business Development, General Management, Sales
  • Work Experience: 6-10 years
  • Salary: USD 7000 - 8000, USD 8000 - 9000
  • Preferred Candidates: Both international and national jobseekers invited to apply
  • Posted on: Mar 05, 2019
  • Vacancy closing date: Apr 19, 2019

Job Description

Reporting - Director Sales MEA & Head of Region EMEA
Office - office in Johannesburg,
Region - South Africa, but also Botswana, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Mozambique, Zambia, Angola & Madagascar (= Area "Sub Sahara")

Tasks

- Sales und Service Focus in Region, Business Development Sales Area "Sub Sahara"
- Leading by example & being the 1st sales manager in region (development of new business)
- Leading about 35 employees and growing (also admin functions)
- Improvement and Development of organization in area "Sub Sahara"
- Decision about how to cover all countries in region with sales and service (employees/agents or subcontractors)
- Sales focus: housing equipment for poultry, laying hens but also pig

Remarks

- Succession of current job holder who will retire in 2 years
- New MD should take on tasks immediately despite current MD
- Experience in managing employees, in agriculture business, technical knowledge and a sales background strongly preferred
- Fluency in English

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