Brand Manager

May 12, 2024 11:00 pm

Winners, the leading supermarket chain in Mauritius, is looking for a Brand Manager to achieve the commercial objectives of the company.  The ideal candidate will be responsible for driving sales, profitability, managing and optimizing growth of the import department whilst being commercially relevant.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage and develop the assortment of imported products.
  • Ensure a relevant and trendy assortment of imported products.
  • Ensure listing and delisting of products.
  • Guarantee the availability of products at the most competitive prices by engaging in effective negotiations with suppliers and securing optimal procurement terms.
  • Collaborate closely with the Supply Chain department to effectively manage inventory levels, ensuring timely product ordering to meet customer demand and seasonal requirements.
  • Prepare monthly forecast purchases to achieve budgeted sales and margin.
  • Liaise with Supply Chain to manage order and stock.
  • Prepare weekly sales and stock figures for all outlets.
  • Regularly monitor the expiry dates with each outlet on a weekly basis and take appropriate measures as needed.
  • Analyze data to identify trends that may indicate a need for change within a company’s supply chain.
  • Ensure that the planogram for the imported products is optimized and implemented in all outlets.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Degree in Sales and Marketing Management or any other relevant qualifications
  • 3 years of progressive working experience in a similar role
  • Conversant with MS Office package
  • Good understanding of the local FMCG sector or Retail business can be an advantage
  • Holder of a valid driving licence

Other Requisites

  • Positive proactive team player with a dynamic personality
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership and negotiation skills
  • Effective communication, organizational and time management skills
  • Ability to demonstrate analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Detail and results-oriented
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Available to work on Saturdays, Sundays and public holidays, as well as odd hours


Human Capital Department