JOB: General Manager

Our client a leading company dealing with manufacturing and distribution of Electrical products in East Africa is looking to hire a General Manager.

 Job Purpose;

They are seeking highly motivated personnel, to provide overall leadership to head of departments and implementing company growth strategy. He will be reporting to the company CEO.


  • Develops, reviews, updates and implements business strategic planning, including sales, financial performance and new product development.
  • Maintain a positive and ethical work climate that attracts and retains a diverse and highly engaged workforce
  • Lead the business to deliver the Brand promise/ Customer Value proposition
  • Align all business operations to strategy and act as a sounding board for all Functional Heads
  •    Oversee company operations to insure production efficiency, quality, and cost-effective management of resources.
  •    Ensure the Company is appropriately organized and staffed and to have the authority to hire and terminate staff as necessary to enable it to achieve the approved strategy
  • Participates in formulating and administering company policies, directing and coordinating all divisional department activities to develop and implement long-range goals and objectives to meet business and profitability growth objectives.
  • Reviews analyses of activities, costs, operations and forecast data to determine department or division progress toward stated goals and objectives.
  • Represent the company’s’ Brand competitively and protect the company’s reputation in the market.
  • Develop a strong network of clients, relationships with suppliers, government agencies, financial institutions etc.
  •     Assess the principal risks of the Company and to ensure that these risks are being monitored and managed.
  •      Ensure effective internal controls and management information systems are in place.
  •    Ensure that the Company has appropriate systems to enable it to conduct its activities both lawfully and ethically.
  •         Ensure that the Company maintains high standards of corporate citizenship and social responsibility wherever it does business.



  • Degree in Business management or a related course.
  • Minimum of 6 - 10 years of experience in a similar role especially in manufacturing.
  • A masters degree  is an added advantage
  • Proven entrepreneurial, people management and relationship management skills
  • High energy and perseverance with tenacity
  • Must demonstrate strong business acumen & commercial awareness
  •  Ability to manage large and complex operations.


All applications should be done on or before close of business 30th September 2018 on link below:

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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