General Manager

Reporting To : Chief Executive Officer - Africa

Key Responsibilities :


  • To ensure sales are at optimum as per budgets
  • Manage and oversee day to day operations per location through the assistance of shop managers
  • Floor and space planning and management
  • Ensuring that merchandizing and display standards are maintained per location
  • Conduct in-store product promotion periodically and provide feedback to your reporting manager
  • Supply Chain Management
  • Reordering for international imports and local supplies
  • Liaison and follow up with head office in Jebel Ali Free Zone, Dubai, UAE and local suppliers for all orders placed
  • Planning for logistics
  • Economic distribution and allocation of goods to all shops in Cape Verde an inter-island transfer


  • Management and maintenance of accurate pricing and stock controls
  • Elimination of dead or slow moving stock with approval from your reporting manager
  • Controlled turnaround of stock resulting in increased cash flow
  • Regulate the procurement for the duty free shops
  • Ensure that the local purchases are aligned and there is better credit terms negotiated and supplies are regulated


  • Ensure the project is operating as per the company’s requirements
  • Ensure regular statutory compliance of the company and it’s various departments
  • Personnel administration and HR at location level, but must inform your reporting manager and regional HR on all important issues
  • Ensure all departments are working in a cohesive manner to achieve to company’s objectives.

Project Management

  • Lead all new shop builds and renovations of existing shop site
  • Co-ordinate on site construction with non-Flemingo construction teams to ensure 100% quality control when construction being implemented
  • Project plan updates
  • Manage the roll-out/implementation of any planned projects as directed by management
  • Any other jobs and responsibilities as and when given by Management from time to time
    Please note that, if your skills and experience do not match the requirements of this job, we will place your CV on our database and contact you as soon as a suitable position becomes available. It is not necessary for you to apply for more than one position as your CV will automatically be loaded onto our database where it will be available to all our consultants for future opportunities. 
    Bazil Mdaka - Recruitment Lead



Additional Info

  • Company Name: MDK Appointments
  • Area Of Employment: Sales and Marketing
  • Contact Number: +27 87 1600 234
  • Email Address:
  • Job Title: General Manager
  • Contract Type (Full time, Part time): Full Time
  • Salary / Wage: Negotiable