Posted on :
28 Feb, 2018
28 Feb, 2018
Enjoying together around good food” defines the essence of GBfoods. Today, with a turnover of around 1 billion euros and a team of 2400 employees, the Group is present in Spain, Italy, Netherlands, Russia, CIS Republics, in 30 countries in Africa and the Middle East.
Since its launch, more than 40 years ago in Africa, Jumbo has become the leading brand, strongly integrated into the local culinary heritage. Today, Jumbo is a well-loved brand reputed as a friend and a partner to women in their efforts to nurture happy and healthy families. Every year 4 billion Jumbo cubes are consumed throughout the African continent.
Gino provides a wide range of quality products to African families: tomato paste and mix, seasonings, pasta and rice among other products.
Job Title: Strategy Director
Role & Responsibilities:
The Strategy Director will be markets focused and will be accountable for design, implement and ensuring a robust strategy of GBfoods Africa Region, which will collectively deliver the corporate strategy for the business.
The Strategy Director is a member of board of Africa Region
Role is accountable for market strategy development including resource allocation across all categories and countries. It requires a macro view of where the market fits into the company’s strategy, as well into their competitor strategies.
This is a very independent role which can interface directly across the GBfoods Africa Business and Market’s and with the senior leadership population to frame strategic question and drive aligned and rigorous answers.
It requires the confidence to bring constructive challenge to the Corporate Management Team and GBfoods Africa CEO.
It can confidently prepare the materials to lead effective debate at the in-market Strategy Reviews which result in value creating outcomes.
Get to know us better:
-GBfoods career page
-Jumbo Linkedin company page
-MBA skills / knowledge
-Combination of top tier consulting experience, shared with relevant industry experience.
-Emerging markets experience / background an advantage
-Experienced’ functional and leadership capabilities across all capabilities defined.