Dorbe-Leit Consulting

General Manager-Retail - Nairobi

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Active since 11-04-2016 Job category Sales: Business Development
Location Nairobi Level Mid-Senior level
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Permanent contract
Hours 0 Salary Attractive package
Our client is a leading supermarket chain in Kenya with over 40 branches countrywide. They are looking to hire an experienced, dynamic and result oriented individual to fill the position of General Manager-Retail.

Job Purpose/Summary
The job holder will be responsible for planning and managing the organization’s core business (branches) as well as the marketing activities and property management.

Duties and Responsibilities
• Formulating and enforcing operations policies, procedures and systems.
• Providing overall leadership in all branch activities to ensure smooth operations.
• Co-ordinating the business strategy in line with the organization’s objectives and targets.
• Overseeing the sales and marketing activities of the organization.
• Overseeing the outsourced sections of the organization.
• Overseeing property management activities within the organization including maintenance and repairs and new projects.
• Preparing operations budgets and proposals.

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor’s degree in any business related course or its equivalent.
• An MBA will be an added advantage.
• 8 years of working experience of in a senior managerial position of which 3 must have in a similar capacity.
• Proven experience in developing value chains and ability to drive a commercial agenda in a retail set up.
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Team player and strong leadership and management skills.
• Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.



More information
This listing is a full-time job

Job category Sales: Business Development
Industry / Industries Retail / Wholesale
Region Kenya
Keywords GM-Retail

Contact information

Name Dorbe Leit