President – FMCG

1Recruit International
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Ref: MP907-77
1Recruit International

The Role


The Role


FMCG Snack Food Company
Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Competitive Expatriate Salary Package + Benefits

Our client, a manufacturer and distributor of snack food products, seeks a President for their MENA operations based in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to lead their operational business that turns over SAR80M p.a. and employs over 300+ staff. Our client seeks a Leader with innovative vision who can build and grow a fast growing market segment through diversification and aggressive growth.

Reporting to the Sector CEO, the proven performer we seek will be responsible to:

• Manage and lead a specialist team directly and indirectly of up to 300+ staff to meet organisational objectives.
• Develop a diversified product portfolio to enable capture of additional markets / segments for the firm.
• Develop a strong vision in diversifying the product portfolio and adding new products to grow the company beyond its current scope.
• Build the organization to enable the firm to compete in both local and regional MENA markets within the snack food market.
• Enable and achieve an agreed budget in revenue for the firm.
• Be the key representative for the firm in relation to clients and stakeholders (government authorities, key accounts, etc).
• Submit monthly management reports as required on company revenue and performance

Requirements


Requirements


The attributes we seek for this successful candidate include:

• Candidates must possesses a Degree or Higher Education in Commerce, Finance Marketing, or comparable
• Possess a minimum of 15 years’ experience in the food / food distribution sector.
• Finance and/or marketing expertise is essential.
• Strong experience in the GCC markets will be highly regarded.
• The exceptional communicator must have strong commercial acumen and excellent networks within the food industry.
• The ability to work across various levels of management and within a multi-cultural environment is required.
• We seek team players who seek input and involvement from others to enable wider support and build consensus around complex issues. They must be able to communicate messages in a clear way that prevents ambiguous interpretation.
• Candidates must be adaptive and open to change and be willing to challenge the status quo within the food industry.
• A good command of English (written and verbal) is necessary.

A competitive salary package will be offered to attract exceptional candidates to this growth organization. Please apply online and upload your resume in Word format.

About the Company


About the Company


1Recruit International LLC is an international global recruitment and human resource solutions consultancy with a global mind set and a proven track record in talent management. Resourcing across an array of executive business sectors, our corporate mission entails client satisfaction through quality orientation; a consultative approach, delivery excellence and innovation through 'best fit” candidates technically, behaviourally and culturally.
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