Sun King Store Manager US Company Careers – Greenlight Planet



Organisation: Greenlight
Planet
Duty Station: Kampala,
Uganda
Reports to: Operations
Manager, Africa
About US:
Greenlight Planet is a US-based global leader dedicated to delivering
safe, affordable solar energy products to more than 2 billion people who live
off the electric grid around the world. Our Sun King solar- powered lights and
phone chargers are used in more than 5 million homes in South Asia, East Africa
and West Africa today. Our mission is to replace the dirty and dangerous
kerosene lanterns used by under-electrified consumers across the globe.  Our products have earned huge recognition,
including a ranking as “the best solar lamp” by the Economist Magazine and
‘best-in-category’ prizes from the World Bank’s Lighting Global program. The
Company has also won numerous awards including the recent 2016 Ashden
International Award – the world’s most prestigious green award for excellence
in sustainable energy.
Job Summary: The Sun King
Store Manager will primarily ensure that the overall performance targets of the
Sun King stores in the country are met, both in terms of quality and quantity
Key Duties and
Responsibilities:   
  • Shop Identification: Ensure the
    shop is at a vantage point and meets the Sun King retail standards
  • Branding and Visibility: Supervise
    and coordinate with the supplier to ensure timely execution of store
    branding as per signed off artwork.
  • Procurement and Installation:
    The incumbent will identify suppliers for all necessary equipment and
    supervise installation
  • Training: Ensure Sun King Shop
    Executives have the necessary knowledge and technical skills required to
    run the store including replacements, repairs and spares
  • Inventory Management: Maintain
    a tracker for stock, spare parts, marketing material and tools in every
    store
  • Repairs Management: Ensure the
    Service Centres have all the necessary repair tools and toolkits; ensure
    safety procedures are observed to avert hazards at the bench and; ensure
    Occupational Safety & Health standards are observed
  • Reporting: Prepare and submit
    reports as and when required
  • Payments: Ensure all payments
    related to the stores are processed in a timely manner
Qualifications, Skills and
Experience: 
  • The ideal applicant must hold a Bachelor’s
    degree in Business management, Sales, or related field from a reputable
    institution
  • At least three years’ experience in stores
    management or administration
  • Ability to effectively work cross-functionally
    across several regions
  • Excellent verbal and written communication
    skills.
  • Ability to work well under pressure and is
    able to juggle many tasks simultaneously, with an excellent sense of
    prioritization
  • Highly flexible, willing to stretch and achieve
    over and above base expectations.
How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates who wish to join
Greenlight Planet are encouraged to apply online by clicking on the link below.
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