Strategy Manager - Retail | Saudi Arabia

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Leverage your abilities and join the dynamic team of a leading Saudi retail company. 

Our client is a well-known Saudi company owned by a successful Holding company. They're known for their high-quality products and have many branches around the world. 

Work Location: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. 

The Strategy Manager will be responsible for leading the development and implementation of strategic initiatives that drive growth, profitability, and operational efficiency across the organization. This role requires a blend of strategic thinking, analytical rigor, and effective communication skills to collaborate with senior leadership and cross-functional teams. 

Key Accountabilities

  • Develop and refine the company's strategic vision and long-term goals in collaboration with senior management.
  • Conduct thorough market analysis, competitive assessments, and industry research to identify trends and opportunities.
  • Formulate actionable strategies and business plans to achieve strategic objectives, including revenue growth, market expansion, and product development.
  • Lead cross-functional teams in the implementation of strategic initiatives, ensuring alignment with organizational priorities and timelines.
  • Monitor and evaluate the performance of implemented strategies using key performance indicators (KPIs) and metrics.
  • Provide regular updates and reports to senior management on strategy implementation progress, outcomes, and challenges.
  • Foster a culture of innovation and continuous improvement within the organization by championing strategic thinking and knowledge sharing.
  • Act as a strategic advisor to senior leadership, offering insights and recommendations based on data-driven analysis and industry expertise.
  • Collaborate with departments across the organization to ensure effective communication and alignment on strategic initiatives.
  • Drive change management processes related to new strategies, ensuring smooth transitions and adoption within the organization.

Knowledge, Skills, and Experience

We Are Looking For:

  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Economics, Finance, or related field (Master's degree preferred).
  • Minimum of 10 years of proven experience in strategic planning or management consulting roles, preferably in the retail industry.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret data, analyze trends, and develop actionable insights.
  • Excellent project management skills with a track record of successfully leading cross-functional teams.
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills, with the ability to influence and engage stakeholders at all levels.
  • Strategic thinker with the ability to translate high-level vision into practical implementation plans.
  • Proficiency in financial modeling, business case development, and scenario planning.
  • Experience with market research and competitive analysis tools and methodologies.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and manage multiple priorities effectively.

Strategy Manager - Retail | Saudi Arabia

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Strategy Manager - Retail | Saudi Arabia

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