Username Investment Sales Manager Job in Nairobi

Job Title: Sales Manager

Industry: Real Estate

Job Type: Permanent

Reporting to: Head of Sales and Marketing

Location: Nairobi

Closing date: 25th April 2017

Job purpose: Username Investment Limited is a fast growing Kenyan based real-estate development and Investment Company. At Username, we desire to provide the current and upcoming generations with a place they can call home.

We are seeking to recruit experienced, self-driven, results oriented, aggressive, friendly personnel with leadership skills to fill in the position of a sales manager

The Sales Manager will be responsible for generating revenue through selling of company products and motivating and leading the Sales team.

As a manager and a team leader the job holder shall be expected to design and implement a sales strategy that supports company growth whilst offering advanced company products.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

  • Developing, implementing and reviewing  sales strategy, plans and processes
  • Managing sales executives’ team and individual performance and related post performance appraisal processes.
  • Strategic monthly & weekly brainstorming meetings with all sales executives within the department.
  • Preparation of the departmental budgets in coordination with the finance department
  • Conducting daily, weekly and monthly sales reviews.
  • Capacity building in sales department in coordination with the HR department
  • Preparation of the revenue and deficit reports prior to the weekly management meetings.
  • Follow up on clients payment after site visits and on closure or payment  of outstanding collection
  • Review and consideration (approval and decline) of all requests or contracts emanating from the sales executives.
  • Reporting departmental team activities and cascading management decisions to the team.
  • Organizing and coordinating sales activities and events.
  • Preparing new sales executives in training and induction prior to deployment to their specific roles.
  • Working with the sales team to develop and maintain new client relationships and ensure consistent lead generation.
  • Effectively ensuring consistent debt collection mechanisms are adequately adhered to and reporting is done on the same.
  • Manage sales commission structure, work schedule and reporting.
  • Coordinates sales forecasting, planning, and budgeting processes to be used within the sales department.
  • Effectively monitoring and evaluating the performance of sales staff.
  • Ensure all departmental objectives are assigned and met in a timely fashion.
  • Proactively monitors and strives to maintain high levels of quality, accuracy, and process consistency in the sales department.

Key Performance Indicators

  • Meeting overall sales target
  • Meeting the Overall conversion target
  • Meeting the debt collection target
  • Sales team performance level
  • Client engagements level
  • Ensure timely lead generation
  • Ensure timely performance appraisal for sales team.

Requirements for the Sales Manager Job

  • Over 5 years’ experience in sales (2) of which must be in a managerial or supervisory position.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in any related field is required.
  • Strong analytic skills, including ability to independently conduct real estate market research, sales trends and budgets
  • Intimate understanding of traditional and emerging sales channels
  • Demonstrated ability to express ideas clearly, verbally and in writing
  • Strong computer skills, including high level of proficiency in MS Excel, PowerPoint, and Word;
  • Demonstrated ability to cultivate and manage productive relationships with sales team, management, customers and the community
  • Creativity, entrepreneurial, and a self-driven attitude towards work, with a sense of humor

How to Apply

If you interested and meet the requirements please visit our website on and login to our careers page to apply for this position.

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Updated: April 23, 2017 — 9:54 pm