Branch holder for our office in Oslo
Hilverda De Boer is growing! Will you grow with us?
As one of the oldest, largest and most innovative exporter of the Netherlands, flowers and plants no longer hold any secrets from us. We export from our head office in Aalsmeer in the Netherlands to wholesalers and florist chains all over the world.
We are looking for a:
Branch Manager for our facility in Oslo m/f
Would you like to contribute to the growth of a thriving business? Can you make sure our recently established facility in Norway will become a successful and valuable business? Come and join our team in Oslo.
As Branch Manager, you shall be ultimately responsible for the day-to-day issues in the subsidiary. You shall lead the team of predominately account managers. They are responsible for the sale of flowers and plants to existing customers as well as the acquisition of new customers. You are an important and connecting link between our head office in the Netherlands and the five other subsidiaries in Norway. You also see opportunities in the market and know how to pro-actively take advantage of this. You are capable of coming up with new ideas and concepts to further develop our market share. You draft the sales budget and monitor it. Finally, you report back to Management of Hilverda De Boer.
Who are you?
You are able to actively manage your team so they function optimally. You are someone who views problems as challenges. You also have an enthusiastic personality, know the product very well and work exceptionally within a team. You have an ability to think strategically, have a strong dose of perseverance and you have a clear vision on what you would like to achieve in the Norwegian market as well as with your team. You are result-orientated, very persuasive and are highly motivated to score commercially.
You are required to have an excellent written and spoken command of the English and Norwegian language. (In case you do not master the Norwegian language, you are expected to learn and become familiar with the language as soon as possible.)
Finally, you have no less than 5 to 10 years of experience in management in the flower industry. You have an undergraduate or higher level of thinking and working.
What do we offer you?
We offer you a beautiful workplace in Oslo for at least 3 years. The salary is in accordance with experience and performance. In addition, our organisation offers excellent benefits. You shall be given ample space for personal development, both on a professional as well as on a personal level. You shall be working in a team with motivated and enthusiastic colleagues.
You can reach the Human Resources Department via 0297-332583 for further information.
Please email your extended motivation letter and CV to email@example.com.
An assessment constitutes part of the application procedure.
The internal and external application procedure take place simultaneously. Internal candidates will, in the event of equivalent qualifications, be given preference.
It goes without saying that all responses shall be treated confidentially.
Please do not use this vacancy as an acquisition opportunity.