Givaudan is the global leader in the fragrance and flavour industry, offering its products to global, regional and local food, beverage, consumer goods and fragrance companies.
Our Flavour Division has four business units: Beverages, Dairy, Savoury and Sweet Goods. The Fragrance Division has three business units: Fine Fragrances, Consumer Products and Fragrance Ingredients.
Headquartered in Vernier Switzerland, Givaudan holds a 25% market share in an industry which is valued overall at around CHF 17 billion. We have been listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange since June 2000 and are one of the country's 30 largest companies in terms of market capitalisation.
In 2012, Givaudan achieved sales of CHF 4.3 billion, with a workforce of over 9,000 employees and subsidiaries in over 40 countries. It has a presence in all major markets and a network of 80 sites in mature and developing regions.
We invest more in research and development than any other company in the industry and we have the heritage, scale and the supply chain to serve worldwide customers seamlessly with innovative products and concepts.
Givaudan South Africa's Commercial Export Sales division in South Africa is seeking highly experienced and customer focussed individual to expand growth and sales from our newly established regional office in Lagos Nigeria.
In this role you will be challenged with growing our local business and presence in Nigeria in a multicultural and diverse environment with the leadership of the Country Manager and the support of a Sales Assistant.
As this is a new office and location, you will have the opportunity to grow and develop with the newly established Regional Office. Servicing and growing both existing as well as new customers.
Manage, motivate and develop subordinates, managers and staff within the division
Business optimisation and profitable growth
Management of agreements/offices in various territories
Required Qualifications, Experience and Skills
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