Our client, a local Manufacturer & Distributor of high quality fuel-efficient cooking products is looking to recruit a Marketing Manager to be based in Ruiru, Kenya.
The ideal candidate MUST have relevant management experience working in a pure marketing role in an FMCG or Manufacturing company.
- Develop media strategy and make recommendations for optimal media buys to advertise company products.
- Manage budgets and coordinate media campaigns with the sales department.
- Be the day-to-day driver of the media plan including building relationships with and communicating with media partners.
- Train and coach media partners on the key selling points and unique value proposition of company products.
- Provide creative direction on ad campaigns (radio advertising/TV commercials), artwork, and promotional concepts.
- Understand the Kenyan media landscape (market share, demographics, popular TV shows etc.)
- Communicate trends and current events to management.
- Monitor, analyse and optimise ROI of marketing campaigns.
- Must have a bachelor’s degree in Marketing.
- Must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in senior management.
- Must have worked in an FMCG or Manufacturing company.
- Must be naturally driven, hustler with a strong interpersonal skills.
- Strong analytical skills & knowledge of media management tools and marketing procedures would be an added advantage.
Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 180,000 – 200,000/= (Approx. 1,800 – 2,000 USD)
Deadline: 1st July 2016
To apply, please follow the link:
Summit Recruitment & Search,
Blixen Court, Karen Road,
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