Category Assistant  Job, Current Sales & Marketing Job Vacancies In Kenya,

Vacancy: Category Assistant 

Location: Nairobi 

Starting date: Immediately 

Job description

Kilimall is Kenya’s largest online shopping mall. It was launched in July 2014 with the mission  of becoming No.1 E-commerce platform in Africa. Kilimall serves a retail-customer base that  continues to grow exponentially, offering products that span various categories designed to  ensure optimum levels of convenience and customer satisfaction with the retail process; order  delivery-tracking, dedicated customer service support and many other premium services.  

We invite you to be part of our team by submitting your application to the following role bases  in Nairobi. 

Category supervisor will be responsible for providing administrative support in supervision of  shop operators as well as optimization of category self-operated shops in all matters and not  limited to managing category demand, maximizing sales and stock levels. 


  • Target marketing for products under this category 
  • Regulating product pricing per the prevailing market conditions and price margins. 3. Sales optimization of a particular group of products (category) 
  • Decides on the products to be focused on from the vast products/catalogs received  from suppliers 
  • Tracking performance of shops and shop operators under the category 6. Shop payment reconciliation on request or periodically as needed by company  7. Working with supply developer, shop operator, operations and service team to ensure the category suppliers are added, maintained, optimized sales and growth.
  • Setting target/demand of the category to developers to fulfill. Guides also shop  operator in demand price for negotiation or activity price for promotions 
  • Allocating bonus depending on shop performance to shop operators, shop developer,  operations and service team members.


  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in any related course. 
  • Rich commodity knowledge and familiar with industry information, such as bags, skin care  products, etc. 
  • Takes initiative and has a strong sense of responsibility 
  • Ability to work in a team 
  • Ability to work under pressure. 
  • Outstanding communication skills, both written and verbal 
  • Outstanding organizational skills 

How to apply

Are you interested in this position and do you meet the minimum requirements? Apply by  sending an email with your CV and a convincing cover letter to [email protected] by  17th June 2021. Clearly state the subject heading as “CATEGORY ASSISTANT”.  

Kindly also state your current and expected remuneration. Due to the high volume of  applications received only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

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