general manager - iran in Iran

Iran, Chahar Mahall va Bakhtiari
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General Manager


Exciting senior leadership role with a dynamic and forward thinking company!

If you are an action-driven, motivated and fun/sports loving individual, and have experience of leading operations of a large FMCG organisation, we will be interested in speaking to you!

Our client is one of the most active brands here, redefining the Marketing, Events and FMCG world with innovative and successful strategies (and crazy initiatives!). They are offering great development programs, amazing offices and wonderful team culture where every team member has a solid personality and is sports/adrenaline loving!

As the General Manager, you will be responsible for ensuring the sales, profitability and long term sustainable business value are in alignment with the brand guidelines.

Your duties will include but not be limited to:

  • Senior Level Business Development - From concept to execution of a successful and sustainable business plan, managing performance, profitability, complete accountability.
  • General Management - Business Management, Set up Operations, Branding, Events and Marketing, Recruitment, Compliance, Media, etc.
  • People Management - As you will be setting up the operations, you will get a chance to recruit your own team and build a positive and challenging environment. Lead the teams to achieve the country plan and business objectives.
  • Work closely with marketing partners to drive marketing media optimization and enhancements.
  • Understanding the market trends and analyse the business data to understand the positioning of the business and convert into strategic insights.

You will need to have the following experience/attributes:

  • Native Farsi speaker with excellent English communication skills
  • Degree or Masters in Business, Marketing, Media or Economics
  • FMCG experience and senior management experience like Previous Country Manager, Commercial Director, Marketing Director or similar experience is a must.
  • Have a solid network in Iran (GCC FMCG experience is a plus), you must be up to date on latest trends in the FMCG business.
  • You should be Passionate, someone who loves life and people. Into sports and/ or culture.
  • You should have prior experience in executing high adrenaline events - for marketing and branding purposes. You must be highly creative!!

If you're looking for the next step in your career and you feel the description suits you, apply today!

Please note that due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to contact all applicants directly. If you haven't heard from us within 14 days please consider your application to have been unsuccessful.


General Manager, Business Development, FMCG
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