Spices and Snacks Manufacturer Marketing Executive Job in Kenya (40K)

Our client, a leading Manufacturer of Spices and Snacks in the East African region is looking to recruit a Marketing Executive
The ideal candidate will assist in developing and implementing marketing and advertising campaigns; track sales data; brand/product performance reporting, market trend analysis, day-to-day lesioning with ATL, BTL and media agencies.

Key Responsibilities

  • Understanding the brand architecture to successfully position trademark and the different brands.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of 360 degree marketing plans.
  • Conceptualize, plan and propose scalable and cost efficient marketing ideas.
  • Conduct research to understand marketing trends in the industry, consumer attitudes and behaviours, competitive products and communication.
  • Research competitive products by identifying and evaluating product characteristics, market share, pricing, and advertising.
  • Assemble & analyse sales data for the different products to report growth or decline trends on a monthly basis.
  • Collect market and consumer insights to guide communication strategy.
  • Partnering, negotiating and lesioning with creative, BTL agencies and production houses, set KPIs and evaluate their performance.
  • Work closely with the marketing coordinator to ensure that all marketing and promotional materials are prepared/ordered and stored as stipulated.
  • Works closely with the sales team to ensure that all activation/promotion outlets are well stocked with product being promoted.
  • Monitors budgets by comparing and analysing actual results with plans and forecasts.
  • Carry out other assignments as directed by superior.
  • Must have over 3 years experience in sales and marketing field.
  • Must have a degree in sales & marketing or any other relevant field.
  • Experience the FMCG sector is essential.
  • Result oriented and attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Assertive and proactive.
  • Planning, presentation, interpersonal, coordinating and organizational skills.
  • Product knowledge and ability to be adaptable & flexible.
Monthly gross salary: Ksh. 30,000 – 40,000/= (Approx. 300 – 400 USD)

Deadline: 30th July 2016   


To apply, please follow the link: 

Summit Recruitment & Search, 
Blixen Court, Karen Road, 

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