EXECUTIVE SEARCH STATUS: Completed
POSITION: Managing Director, Leading Clothing Brand
NATURE OF BUSINESS: Leading Clothing Brand
JOB LOCATION:Johannesburg, South Africa
REPORTS TO: Chairman,Holding Group
SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY: Assume responsibility and authority for the effective leadership and profitable management of the subsidiary company so as to achieve financial performance in line with agreed objectives, with particular emphasis on: enhancing the power of the company’s brands; and implementing sales strategies to ensure achievement of sales objectives, targets and growthin market share from independents and in Africa
GROUP BACKGROUND: Leading Clothing Brand
KEY EXECUTIVE ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:
Must currently be in a generalmanagement position in a company that distributes branded clothing and/orfootwear via the major retail chains and independent retailers
Should have been responsible for asales turnover of at least R100 million and a staff complement of more than 20 people.
Must have had trading experience andworked in, supplied to or interacted with the retail sector
Experience in consumer brand management is essential
Strong financial acumen
Note: Part of the Woodburn Mann process involves verification your qualifications. Many clients alsorequest that potential candidates complete criminal and credit checks.