Country Manager - South Africa

Human Resources · Century City, Cape Town
Department Human Resources
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Are you looking for the next professional opportunity, that will challenge and advance your career? 

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Tickmill is looking to hire a Country Manager (CM) that would be responsible for building the business for the South African region.

Tickmill is a global group of companies, offering trading services catered to the needs of the most sophisticated retail and institutional clients around the world. Our prime focus is on Futures, Options, and CFDs on Forex, Stock Indices, Commodities, and Bonds. We take pride in being one of the fastest-growing brokers in the world processing monthly more than $140 billion in trading volume.

We base our success not only on excellent customer support, transparency in communication and care but also on our highly qualified employees, who strive to deliver excellence at all levels. In our turn, we keep our team members’ motivation at the heart of our strategy, striving to deliver excellent work conditions for everyone.

What the job looks like?

The Country Manager will have the chance to:

  • Perform administrative and developmental duties to start up and manage a business in the South African region.
  • Communicate with the market through phone calls, e-mails, live customer chats.
  • Assist the marketing department in adapting global marketing strategies to the local market requirements (create new promotions, landing pages, products, and features).
  • Organize and administer local Facebook, Twitter, and other social media channels with the help of the Marketing Department.
  • Promote the business in local language industry-specific forums and organize local language training, seminars, webinars.
  • Provide translation assistance for the marketing department with regards to local language website, banners, marketing materials and meet monthly business development targets as set forth by the management.
  • Analyze marketing trends and track competitors’ activities and provide valuable inputs for fine-tuning operational & marketing strategies of the Company.

What will you need to be able to do the job?

  • Excellent command of the English language, both written and oral.
  • Previous working experience in Financial Services in a similar position.
  • College or University Degree.
  • Outstanding negotiation & communication skills.
  • Organizational and Management Skills.
  • Ability to develop, grow and lead a team from diverse backgrounds towards a common goal.
  • Ability to clearly articulate and successfully implement the SA strategy with all internal/ external stakeholders and affiliates.
  • Emotional and intellectual awareness to collaborate with and secure buy-in and commitment from various stakeholders is key to delivering the SA strategy.
  • Ability to identify, open and continually drive new initiatives/ markets that will grow the brand and will be revenue accretive.
  • Be a strong & enthusiastic person, with great problem-solving capabilities.
  • Ability to work on-own-initiative.
  • Be Self-motivated and results-oriented.
  • High level of work ethic.
  • Excellent team player.

By joining us, you can expect:

  • A Unique Opportunity for a career in a global, fast-growing company.
  • Attractive remuneration package based on qualifications and experience (including Discretionary Bonuses to reward exceptional performance).
  • Opportunities to learn and grow through our “Employee Training & Development program”.
  • Working Hours 09:00-18:00 (1hr. lunch break) from Monday - Friday.

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*Due to the great number of applications, we receive for each of our open vacancies, we are unable to respond on an individual basis.

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  • Location
    Century City, Cape Town
  • Department
    Human Resources
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience