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National Sales Manager (Female)-Montaigne Place HND / BA / BSc Job

2023-09-18 14:25   Sales / Retail   Lagos   222 views
Job Details


Location: Victoria Island, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Objective(s)

Represents the company to the distribution channel and the channel to the company in all sales-oriented activities

Grow the base business,.i.e. growing new business opportunities(Volume and Value) in the named territory

Tailor strategy and solutions to meet the needs of channel members and interface with marketing to understand end-customer needs and facilitate channel solution development to meet those needs.

Duties & Responsibilities

This role is responsible for executing long- and short-term Sales strategies across all channels of distribution and secondary outlets in the assigned territories or markets.

Revenue accountability is associated with this role, and it will carry a direct quota

Physically call on the qualified 3rd party outlets and retail chains to build long term working relationships.

Work with these qualified 3rd party retail outlets for each chain to establish a strong in-store visibility for our products.

Sell-in and coordinate promotional execution of the company’s retail outlet focussed programs.

Advise account buyers of all media activity, national promotions, unique point of sale items, etc.

Conducts scheduled & unscheduled visits to Channel partners as part of account coverage and to meet reporting requirements.

Ensure the local channel partners have the proper resources, tools, information, and monitoring mechanisms in place to ensure the sales objectives are attained.

Acquire new accounts and new distribution outlets along with achieving volume and sales goals.

Advise senior management of competitive pricing, promotions, sales trends and other competitive activity as well as a reasonable action plan.

Collaborate with management to analyze brand sales by retail outlets to facilitate growth opportunities.

Monitor retail outlets’ performance.

Directs the sales operations in his/her assigned territories, working with wholesalers, stockists and retailers.

Executes Sales programs to achieve targets or quotas as part of the organisation’s overall business objectives.

Assist in the recruiting, training, and development of Sales Roles

Typically manages business development executives directly

Typical revenue responsibility will be determined by the National Sales Manager and or COO.

Reporting Relationships:

Functionally reports into: Managing Director

Administratively reports to: Managing Director

Supervises: Regional Sales Team members

Key Performance Indicators

Net sales from Region

Sales volume (SKU cases price x cases shipped)

Operational Profit (COGS/Cost of Sales)

Market Share in region

% Revenue Growth (New Business) in Region

New Outlets acquired

New outlets on-boarded

Sell-in value & velocity to Channel

Sell-out value & velocity from channel

% Staff Turnover of Top Performing Staff Forecast Accuracy

% Revenue Forecast Accuracy – 1/3/6 month

% Share of Wallet per retail outlet account managed

Business Performance Reviews Conducted with Outlet owners

Timely Reporting (Weekly/Monthly)

% of sales reports on-time

Sales Team Performance

Sales Team Development Activities Conducted

Minimum Education Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree

Masters Degree an advantage.

Required Experience:

5 - 6 years of sales experience in a consumer products company (FMCG) across multiple channels of trade, including wholesale and retail outlets.

People management & supervision experience.

1 year of P&L, strategic planning, and/or budgeting experience. Experience with salesforce automation or CRM is essential to success.

Required Competencies:

Customer/Client Focus.

Business Acumen.

Results Driven.

Communication Proficiency.

Results Driven.


Presentation Skills.

Technical Capacity.

Performance Management.


Problem Solving/Analysis.

Organizational Skills.

Teamwork Orientation.

Other Requirements:

The candidate must be a Female, for gender balance

Candidate should live within Lekki, Ikoyi, VI, Yaba, Gbagada and its environs.

Application Closing Date

1st October, 2023.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV and Cover Letter to: careers@montaigneplace.com using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Company Description
Montaigne Place is Nigeria's largest luxury skincare, cosmetic, fragrance, and well-being retail company. Founded on the vision to provide luxury at its best, Montaigne Place provides an exceptional sophisticated shopping experience with our exclusive offers. Montaigne Place currently has luxury retail outlets across Nigeria. Our brand's portfolio cuts across different categories.