Our client is a Kenyan manufacturer of motor bikes. They seek to hire a Marketing & Communications Manager who develop and execute marketing plans to reach targets by brands awareness and product promotion. He/ She should be passionate about motorcycles and deliver effective marketing campaigns.

Location: Nairobi (50% travel around Kenya)
Gross Salary: Competitive

Marketing & Communications Manager Job Responsibilities

  • Prepare the annual Marketing Plan.
  • Brainstorm and develop ideas with creative agencies.
  • Follow up with PR, Events and Advertising agencies to ensure results are delivered on time.
  • Support appointed Agents, Dealers and Service centres in compiling & executing marketing activities in their regions.
  • Coordinate management of the companies social media account (Facebook, Linkedin, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat etc)
  • Ensure the website is up to date at all times and follow up with departments on the activities and materials.
  • Support the sales team by compiling and preparing presentation materials.
  • Collect potential customer data during marketing events to support sales team in prospecting
  • Collect data from competitors on products and prices
  • Conduct market research to find out about consumer requirements, habits and trends
  • Manage the company image and corporate outlook including branding and staff uniforms
  • Develop and execute marketing and communications campaigns which help develop clients, build the company’s brand, and drive growth objectives.
  • Identify and map industry trends; market environment; competitor analysis and provide insights on unique selling points for continuous development.
  • Manage a library of marketing content, including portfolios, images, videos and inter-active demos. Ensure organization and dissemination of content and regular updates in concert with major events and opportunities.
  • Champion the company brand internally and externally through communications initiatives.

Qualifications for the Marketing & Communications Manager Job

  • University degree or above.
  • At least 5 years experience in a similar position; understanding of Electronics business model is a plus.
  • Previous experience organizing corporate events
  • Knowledge of traditional modes of communication, social media and media firms
  • Experience in managing creative partners, PR and Communications
  • At least 3 years mobile phone, appliances and product marketing experience and channel management experience is required, foreigner company experience is a plus.
  • Results oriented and can work under high pressure.
  • Good communication skills and willing to take initiatives under high pressure.
  • Ability to build partnerships across functions
  • Excellent command of English both orally and written.
  • Strong abilities with PowerPoint, Word Press office tools.

How to Apply
If you are up to the challenge, apply here on or before 3rd October 2017.

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