Country Manager

Michael Page
AED 600,000 - 800,000
Job description

The purpose of this role is to drive sustained revenue growth and profitability from a portfolio of products by entering into and managing long-term partnerships with local companies.

Client Details

The client is a supplier of high-quality pharmaceutical, neutraceutical and natural products.

Strategic Plan: Conceptualise, design, and develop a blueprint for launching/expanding the company's business footprint in the local market based on current and evolving market conditions and opportunities. Keeping updating the plan as needed from time to time. Execution Calendar: Translate the strategy so defined into a detailed execution program which needs to be socialised with the internal stakeholders and get buy-in from the local partner.Operations Management: Manage the execution program and ensure delivery of set business goals in terms of product supply deliveries, revenue growth, profitability, market share, customer engagement and acquisition targets.Business Development: Continuously identify the new partners and new product opportunities (existing in the company's portfolio or ones that require development)Customer Engagement: Identify and engage with local partners, as appropriate to local business norms, on day-to-day business management activities like marketing/promotion, sales campaigns, tenders, supply chain and performance management etc.Reporting: Monthly business update and report.

Should have about 5-10 years of Sales/Business Development Experience in the local market. A network of relationships with key decision-makers within local companies is a key requirement.Should have had specialized training like an MBA or a Masters's Program or equivalent degree.Individuals with pharmaceutical backgrounds and/or pharmacy education would be an added advantage.Must be fluent in English and local languages

Personal Traits
Strong Sales Management experience.Strong people management skillsStrong bias for action/execution.Attention to detail.

Job Offer

Join a global and reputable company.

Have the opportunity to set up a new business in a vast region.


sales, pharma, nutraceutical, CMO, CDMO, softgel capsule