The Pupkewitz Group is a leading Namibian retailing and distribution group that creates shared value by fusing sustained commercial excellence with responsible business practices and the work of the Pupkewitz Foundation. With six operating companies and 60 branches nationwide, we bring reliable products and services to millions of Namibians.
Pupkewitz MegaBuild has been in operation since 1946 and provides a wide range of products to building contractors and DIY enthusiasts in a shopping experience that builds loyalty. Our market leadership is driven by customer centricity and care for staff, underpinned by a deep understanding of our industry and a finely tuned business model.
WHAT WILL YOU DO:
- Manage Megabuild branches within the Central and Southern regions of Namibia to maximize business and advance profitability.
Monitor all branches to ensure strict implementation and maintenance of company policies, procedures and QDVP3 principles.
Advise and construct ways to increase business opportunities within the set regions, whilst maintaining operational efficiency.
Manage Branch Managers for the Central and Southern regions.
Uphold the Pupkewitz mission of Customer Satisfaction Through Service Excellence.
WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
- A strong team leader and team builder with good conflict management skills.
A good negotiator that can effectively communicate and work with a diverse group of people.
An energetic and business driven individual who has the ability to identify opportunities and deliver effective strategies to generate results.
Creative problem solver who thrives when presented with a challenge.
Someone with proven experience relating to strategic forward planning and who understands business challenges.
Must be able to plan and prioritize.
- Must have completed Grade 11 (New Curriculum) or Grade 12 (NSSC-O) with 22 marks.
Bachelor of Commerce (NQF Level 7) will be an advantage.
Minimum 5 years Operations / Sales Management experience in the Retail, FMCG or Construction Industry.
Must have a valid Code B Driver’s License.
Must be willing to travel for branch visits.
Be able to plan, draft and coordinate budgets within operational objectives.
Kerridge system experience would be an added advantage.
Closing Date: 04 June 2023
We value diversity and encourage applications from all designated groups. Preference will be given to Namibian citizens.