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Commercial Manager

Industry: Building, Construction and Engineering

Date posted: Thu, 14 Sep 2017

Location: Gauteng,

Expires: Mon, 13 Nov 2017

Compensation: R960000 - R1000000 (Negotiable)

Reference Number: 40414

Job Description

Reporting to the Managing Director this position will have oversight of the sales and operational demands of the company.
Managing an International Sales team covering the following sectors:
•             Retail (Supplying retail stores and overseeing a retail store)
•             USA office (Retail and Safari)
•             Europe Office (Retail and Safari)
•             Two independent Agents (Luxury Safari tents and Lodges)
•             Weatherhaven Global enquiries
•             Sales team at the factory
•             Mining Manager/ Military Manager and other sales staff
Commercial/ Sales Strategy:
•             Develop and implement rolling business and growth strategies for the company ensuring achievement of the Company's growth.
•             Ensure that all pricing and tenders are based on design, implementation and construction, and in line with country requirements.
•             Managing the process from receiving an enquiry, design phase, costing phase, quotations, presentations and closing the sale.
•             Oversee that the commercial team takes all client requirements into consideration in turnkey project costings including, but not limited to the following: supply of all electrical, sewerage, drawings, local approvals, design, transport, clearing duties, local and other labour etc.
•             Participate in key decisions pertaining to strategic initiatives, operating model and operational execution.
•             Execute transformational projects/ initiatives that become the drivers of strategy.

Operational Leadership:
•             In collaboration with the international sales team, oversee the allocation and prioritization of corporate resources and assets to achieve the strategic goals.
•             Once the order is received responsible for the interaction with the project management team in rolling out the project.
•             Effective monitoring and managing of operational teams’ performance to ensure profitability and performance that yields set revenue targets.
•             Identify and manage revenue growth opportunities and future expansion plans.
•             Oversee the management and control of costs, delivering on significant cost efficiencies.
•             Managing the invoicing phase.
•             Responsible for the measurement and effectiveness of all processes internal and external.
•             Ensuring service excellence that brings about confidence in the company.
•             Ensure effective risk management to manage perception of stakeholders.

People Management:
•             Lead the international sales team by providing clarity of vision; prioritizing resources; facilitating alignment of team; inspiring commitment and enabling development opportunities.
•             Ensure all direct reports’ objectives drive service delivery as well as facilitate the development and improvement of individuals and their performance based on the agreed Key Performance Areas.
•             Coach and mentor team and ensure that training requirements are addressed.

Stakeholder Relations:
•             Develop and leverage partnerships and networks to maximise the achievement of business goals.
•             Manage and cultivate high level relationships with key stakeholders.

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