Supermarket Chain Retail General Manager Job in Kenya

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.
How to apply: 
If you are interested in the position and have the skills and talents our client is looking for, we would like to hear from you.

Please make your application through before close of business 18th April 2016.
Only successful candidates will be contacted.

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