Merchandising Manager, South Africa

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Merchandising Manager, South Africa

First year will be spent at the overseas head office and thereafter will be based in Johannesburg

 

 

 

Company Background:

Global group.

 

Position Summary:

Design and lead the team in marketing, category management and campaign planning in order to maximize sales and increase sales volumes.

 

 

Key areas of activity:

  • Design and execute special promotional campaigns to boost sales

  • Lead a Commercial Marketing Team of 4 to 12 people 

 

Key Attributes Required:

  • Graduate
  • Trade Marketing and Merchandising experience in a retail environment
  • Likely to have had about 10 years marketing experience in a best in class retail company, ideally in a major fashion, toletries, fragrance, cosmetics or OTC product retail environment
  • Should have been managing teams of people during the last three years