Our client, one of the world’s leading companies for Solar Home Systems, delivering a clean and affordable alternative to fossil fuels for low-income households, living without access to reliable energy is looking to fill the position of a Sales and Partnerships Development Manager for their offices based in Nairobi, Kenya.
The successful candidate will be responsible for leading sales development and commercial partnerships development in the Country Office.
- Support the development and improvement of standardized commercial partnership.
- Identify, initiate, and set-up commercial partnerships on the national and international level.
- performing a broad range of quantitative and qualitative analyses
- Kick-off the implementation of partnerships, handing over the implementation to Sales & Marketing.
- Monitor and review partnerships and make strategy adjustments as needed
- Support corporate sales and corporate marketing activities
- Identify, design and develop sales channel growth opportunities in collaboration with the Sales Managers
- Initiate and support improvement initiatives to make sales function more effective and efficient
- Must have a Business degree with focus on Economics or related field.
- At least 5 years of relevant professional experience, preferably in management consulting
- Strong communication and excellent business writing skills.
- ability to prepare compelling presentations
- Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills
- Proven critical thinking skills that demonstrate fact finding/analysis and sound decision making
- Ability to work independently and balance multiple tasks while working under tight deadlines
- close attention to detail, accuracy and quality at all times
- Open to work in a flexible and creative work environment with fast-evolving operations
- Fluency in English, local language is a plus
- Experience with setting up partnerships and drafting innovative business models with a solid business.
Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 500,000 – 600,000/= (Approx. 5,000 – 6,000 USD) depending on skills and experience
Deadline: 10th October 2016
To apply, please follow the link:
Summit Recruitment & Search,
Blixen Court, Karen Road,
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