Branch Sales Manager

  • Nationwide Placement
  • Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
  • Apr 23, 2017
Permanent Marketing Sales

Job Description

BRANCH SALES MANAGER - Salary: R23000 – 25 000 Basic + R8 500, Car Allowance + Cell Phone, Medical Aid (50% company contribution), Retirement Fund


  • This position requires the incumbent to spend a minimum of 85% of their time infield
  • To guide and control the efforts of the Branch Sales Team in such a way as to ensure the achievement of the Branch Sales Targets


  • Matric certificate or equivalent
  • Tertiary - advantageous i.e. Project Management, Business Management, Sales Management
  • Computer literate – MS Office (Word/Excel and Gmail)
  • Min 5 years work experience in similar role (i.e. Managing teams – of 5 min people)
  • Unendorsed valid driver’s license


  • Highly developed people skills / ability to coach & assist colleagues
  • Persuasiveness / sales ability with strong sales field exp
  • Highly energetic & goal orientated
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Good problem solving skills
  • Good numeric acumen & strong negotiation skills
  • Accurate forecasting ability (Proven track record)
  • Achieve the following targets as set by the company:
  • Gross Sales
  • Price Increases (annual and manual)
  • Jobbing
  • Product
  • Net Sales
  • Termination/Retention (Client)


  • Prepare individual & group – Sales Targets
  • Regular review meetings, with each consultant re: performance & targets
  • Planning – re: full territory management
  • Induction training programme – for new recruits
  • Establish a programme – for & conduct regular field training
  • Weekly / monthly / quarterly reports – for each Sales Consultant
  • Development & retention of quality Sales Team
  • Coaching skills
  • Identify areas for training & support, through infield assessments
  • Review & implement – appropriate training


  • Organise & control – Monthly Sales Information / Sales Training Meetings
  • Monthly / Quarterly Regional Sales & Recognition Meetings
  • Conduct Weekly 1:1 meeting with the Sales Consultants
  • Schedule regular weekly training sessions, incl. Product Knowledge & Sales methodology


  • Individual performance ratios, targets & objectives
  • Management measurement re: key activities i.e. Customer contact, planning, calls, quotes, sales & value
  • Analyse measurements to identify individual performance ratios
  • Monthly meetings – with Regional Sales Manager, to identify & prepare action plans re: under performance in the team
  • Weekly Forecast Meetings – with Regional Sales Manage
  • Drive cross selling / multi-divisional selling
  • Liaise with Branch Managers, draw up budgets for sales expenses
  • Monthly cross divisional meetings – with Regional Sales Manager


  • Lists of clients are compiled & tracked – to ensure all clients are visited on portfolio
  • Assist Sales Consultants, with preparation of proposals & presentations at board level
  • Keep Regional Sales Manager fully informed of all competitor activity


  • Effective preparation of Sales Consultants for Annual Sales Performance Assessments
  • Analyse service delivery in constructive communications with Stakeholders
  • Initiate & coordinate development of action plans to penetrate new markets
  • Ensure that follow up is completed & effective communication with service takes place
  • Motivation of staff & create a “customer service” culture
  • Will report to the Regional Sales Manager

Interested candidates who meets above requirement should apply now with your full resume, CV and covering letter to the following fax number: 0862185909

We regret that only short-listed candidates will be notified;If you do not recieve a response within 14 working days, please consider your application to be unsuccessful.

Job Level


Salary Range

R20 000 - R25 000 per month