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17/11 Jasmine Chaudri
CEO at One World

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Area Sales Manager - Traditional Trade/General Trade - FMCG/Pharma (7-12 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 1339330

Area Sales Manager Traditional Trade/General Trade

Purpose of Job: Drive the primary and secondary sales volume in Mumbai for General Trade for Baby Care, Feminine Care, and Wellness Care product categories.

Operational Role & Responsibilities:

- Deliver primary and secondary sales targets as per Annual Operating Plan in the assigned territory

- Timely Tracking & Monitoring the performance of Channel partners and Sales team to identify deviations and plan accordingly for risk mitigation.

- Responsible for developing and expanding the Sales & Profitability of the company in the assigned region.

- Add new accounts and retail partners for increasing numeric reach and weighted reach.

- Stock Management at depots & Distributors/Super Stockist/Sub-Stockist, Credit Control, Damage/Expiry Control for complete SKU and product range availability.

- Planning and implementation of sales promotional activities in the territory in collaboration with the Marketing team.

- Identify and Weed out small and high-impact issues faced by channel partners.

- Cultivate and maintain effective business relationships with executive decision-makers in large accounts.

- Reviewing visibility of product range at retail counters.

- Analyse and control expenditures of assigned areas to conform to budgetary requirements.

- Utilising retail & distribution platforms to improve efficiency and reduce distribution costs; monitoring the process flow in order to ensure operational efficiency through dealers and distributors.

Strategic Role & Responsibilities:

- Business planning, forecasting, and delivery of short-term & long terms objectives (volume/ revenue/ growth/ systems & processes) at geography level and account level and product level.

- Guiding the team towards distributor appointment in line with desired business objectives and maintaining a robust and efficient Channel Partner network, through effective engagement and measures around healthy ROI management in line with defined business objectives/ processes.

- Driving sales team efficiency through regular and effective training, mentoring and coaching of sales team.

- Identification of brand building/ BTL activation opportunities and coordinating with relevant stakeholders (sales team/ marketing team/ external agencies) for timely and effective execution of these activities in line with business objectives/ priorities

- Close monitoring of the competitor's activities and preparing observation reports in order to facilitate the Brand Team to compete with the competition.

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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