National company based in Durban has a vacancy for an experienced COO to directly oversee Operations, Sales, IT, Marketing HR and Finance. The role will suit someone between 30 – 40 years of age to collaborate with the CEO and board of Directors in this family owned business. Wholesale Distribution/FMCG industry experience is essential.
Main job function
Set and drive the organizational vision and operational strategy.
Oversee all company operations and employee productivity, building a highly inclusive culture
Ensuring organizational outcomes are met
Flexibility to working hours as required including weekends and public holidays
Manage expenses to ensure the company achieves investor targets
Maintain and build trusted relationships with key customers, suppliers and other stakeholders
Minimum of a bachelor’s degree in business administration, or similar relevant qualification
MBA will be advantageous
10 – 15 years working experience in the FMCG / Wholesale industry with at least 5 years’ experience in executive leadership positions.
A solid grasp of data analysis and performance metrics and financial acumen.
A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks. We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.