Reporting to the Africa Regional President the GM New Markets will be a strong candidate experienced in general management with an in-depth knowledge of Africa and growing new markets. Suitable candidates will be senior executives out of a consumer product environment and will ideally have had exposure to manufacturing, wholesale, franchising, and retailing. It will be essential for the person coming into this position to have a strong understanding of the nuances of doing business in Africa. The suitable individual will have an entrepreneurial mindset with strong commercial and business acumen gained within a large corporate, multinational organisation.
Critical to success in the role the incumbent will need the following key personal attributes: