General Manager

Bassam T. AlTamimi & Partners Trading Co. Ltd. (BTTCO)

Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Ref: SP155-02

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

• Report to the board of directors and keep them informed and seek their approval as required
• Work with the BOD board to determine values and mission, and plan for short and long-term goals.
• Develop the company’s culture and overall company vision.
• Develop and implement operational policies and a strategic plan (approved by the board).
• Make high-level decisions about policy and strategy.
• Provide inspired leadership company wide.
• Create an environment that promotes great performance and positive morale.
• Act as the primary spokesperson for the company.
• Work with senior stakeholders: internal: BOD and management and external: vendors and clients.
• Oversee the company’s fiscal activity, including budgeting, reporting, and auditing.
• Assure all legal and regulatory documents are filed and monitor compliance with laws and regulations.
• Identify and address problems and opportunities for the company.
• Build alliances and partnerships with other organizations.
• Oversee day-to-day operation of the company.
• Work closely with the human resource department to ensure hiring qualified staff.


• Bachelor’s degree or master’s degree in a relevant discipline or MBA.
• Experience in a senior management position.
• Knowledge of profit and loss, balance sheet and cash flow management and general finance and budgeting.
• Ability to build consensus and relationships among executives, partners, and the workforce.
• Understanding of human resources and personnel management.
• Experience with corporate governance.
• Proven negotiation skills.
• Ability to understand new issues quickly and make wise decisions.
• Ability to inspire confidence and create trust.
• Ability to work under pressure, plan personal workload effectively and delegate.

About the Company

Bassam T. AlTamimi & Partners Trading Co. Ltd. (“BTTCO”) is an import, trading and distribution service company based in Alkhobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Historically, BTTCO’s food activities originates to as far back as the 1980s under Bassam AlTamimi Establishment with the importation and trading of a wide variety of fresh, frozen and processed foods in the Kingdom.

However, our focus over the last two decades has been providing fresh products to key clients in the Eastern Province. Our client base includes hotels and resorts, airlines, restaurants and catering companies. This is usually done on a contractual basis. Our products are usually sourced from the central market, farms and some importation. In order to expand and diversify our business in the food segment we have increased the company’s capital and shareholder support several-fold.