GMG is a global well-being company retailing, distributing and manufacturing a portfolio of leading international and home-grown brands across sport, everyday goods, health and beauty, properties, and logistics sectors. Its vision is to inspire people to win in ways that make the world better. GMG's investments span across five key verticals: GMG Sports, GMG Everyday Goods, GMG Health and Beauty, GMG Properties, and GMG Logistics. Under the ownership and management of the Baker family, it has become a leading global company, affiliated with the world’s most successful and respected brands in the well-being sector. Working across the Middle East, North Africa, and Asia, GMG has introduced more than 120 brands into its markets.
Adheres to sales forecast and strategic plan to ensure optimization and profitability of the Business Unit
Provides sales forecasts and ensures that the brand/category function is informed for required actions.
Manages sales operations, regularly monitors day-to-day operations, including checks on prospective clients, negotiations and the design of competitive sales packages.
Visits customer frequently to take orders, confirm delivery details and stock levels.
Records progress of enquiries and creates regular reports, including source of business trends, enquiry conversion rates, future predicted sales and other reports as directed by the sales manager.
Promotes the business to new and existing clients and secures new and repeat business by networking at various sales and corporate events.
Advises customers on forthcoming product developments and discusses special promotions.
Develops a database of qualified leads through referrals, email, and networking; identifies and develop new customer accounts to increase sales.
Prepares documents related to sale and supports contracting activities like purchase agreements, contracts, etc. in coordination with the Legal department.
Maintains and files all related documents and ensures compliance with regulatory and organizational standards.
Provides customers with clarifications, answers query, provides requested information and follows-up with customers.
Provides accurate and timely forecasting on a periodic basis, and discusses inefficiencies related to the performance of the sales; prepares sales reports and summaries on a frequent basis.
Evaluates customer and is responsible for applicable background checks to ensure customer falls within the Business Unit’s guidelines.
Ensures all logistics related to sales orders and delivery are in place.
Ensures timely collection of receivables from clients (when applicable).
Performs other responsibilities and tasks as required or as directed by management from time to time.
Defines performance goals at the start of the year in discussion with the reporting manager and ensures that the goals are achieved during the course of the year.
Takes ownership of his/her own learning agenda by identifying development needs in consultation with the manager and agreeing on the individual development plan.
Keeps abreast of professional developments, new techniques and current issues through continued education and professional growth.