General Manager (CR325)

Wednesday, 6 November, 2019
Feliciano Cardoso     074 316 0388

Our client, a specialized business unit within the FMCG Industry is looking for a General Manager to join their highly skilled team based in Cape Town. To be successful in this role, you should be a thoughtful leader and a confident decision-maker, helping our people develop and be productive, while ensuring our profits are on the rise. Ultimately, you’ll help our company grow and thrive.





  • Oversee day-to-day operations
  • Design strategy and set goals for growth
  • Maintain budgets and optimize expenses
  • Set policies and processes
  • Ensure employees work productively and develop professionally
  • Oversee recruitment and training of new employees
  • Evaluate and improve operations and financial performance
  • Direct the employee assessment process
  • Prepare regular reports for upper management
  • Ensure staff follows health and safety regulations
  • Provide solutions to issues (e.g. profit decline, employee conflicts, loss of business to competitors)




  • Proven experience as a General Manager or similar executive role
  • 5+ Year’s FMCG industry experience Non-Negotiable
  • Experience in planning and budgeting
  • Knowledge of business process and functions (finance, HR, procurement, operations etc.)
  • Strong analytical ability
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Outstanding organizational and leadership skills
  • Problem-solving aptitude
  • Degree in Business Management or relevant field, MBA an added benefit



Negotiable depending on experience


Please use the following reference number in the subject line of your email:  CR325 when applying for this position. Please submit your CV in Word Format to  Kindly consider your application unsuccessful should you not receive feedback within 1 week.