Marketing & Sales Officer Job at RCS Consult

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  • Posted 2 months ago

Work Hours: Full-time, 08 hours per day

Salary: UGX

No. of vacancies: 01

Deadline: 16 April 2021

Hiring Organization: RCS Consult


Job Overview:
On behalf of our client Food processing company, we seek to recruit a highly competent, motivated and professional individual to fill the position of Marketing & Sales Officer.
Job Summary:
The Marketing & Sales Officer will be responsible for implementing the marketing, advertising and sales strategies to lead the expansion of distribution for the company. .

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
● Contributing to development of marketing, branding, packaging and distribution strategies
● Implementing sales and distribution strategies via retail, wholesale, and online
● Implementing strategies for customer acquisition and customer care
● Liaising with production staff to plan and coordinate monthly schedule of orders
● Contribute to Implement social media and online advertising strategies
● Coordinate packaging, media, and advertising requirements
● Support implementation of chocolate education and tours programs
● Organize and carry out events, tours and tastings
● Support logistics of distribution channels for all chocolate products
● Participate in product development and ongoing market research

Skills and requirements
● Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree from reputable university in related field
● Prior experience in marketing, sales, and distribution of food products in Sub- Saharan Africa
● Knowledge of or previous experience in hospitality, food and beverage, food manufacturing, confectionery, bakery supply-chain, and/or specialty product distribution
● High degree of organization and communication skills
● Fluent spoken and written English
● Ability and willingness to learn on the job
● Outgoing personality with an interest in quality products made in Africa
● Positive attitude and sense of humor

Benefits & Compensation:
● Lunch at office on working days
● Competitive monthly salary
● 21 days of annual leave plus public holidays
● Coverage of all work-related travel
● Reimbursement for personal health expenses
● Candidates hired from outside of Uganda may be eligible for relocation support

Job Experience: No Requirements

Level of Education: Bachelor Degree

How To Apply
Interested candidates are invited to apply through  Indicate the Job Title in the subject line. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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