Branding and Promotions Co-Ordinator

Branding and Promotions Co-Ordinator

  • Post Date:June 21, 2022
  • Apply Before: July 2, 2022
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  • Career Level Coordinator
    Qualification Diploma
    Experience 5-10 Years
  • Industry Business
Job Description

An exciting opportunity exists for a Branding and Promotions Co-Ordinator to join our team in Zimbabwe.

The main purpose of this role is to provide oversight of in-country branding activities and assist in the development and implementation of marketing and sales promotions.

The Promotions Coordinator role reports into the Country Representative. Guided by the strategic direction set out by the Group Marketing Department and in-country Sales Department to implement branding projects, promotions and activations. The Promotions Coordinator tracks and analyses market trends and competitor activity to tailor messaging for the target customer.

Duties and Responsibilities (Include but is not limited to):

  • Align group marketing strategy with in-country sales operations
  • Partner with the marketing department to build the most effective roll-out plans for localised campaigns, i.e. activations, roadshows, etc
  • Research competitors’ promotional activities and relay information to group marketing and in-country sales team
  • Develop awareness of Mukuru brand and services
  • Assist in development and implementation process for sales promotions
  • Assist all relationship managers to formulate promotional packages to their clients
  • Supervise and perform as on site, on-mic host of events when necessary
  • Coordinate the creation of monthly activation plans
  • Custodianship of the Mukuru brand and maintenance of that standard
  • Management of Mukuru and partner site branding
  • Oversight of marketing and sales collateral production, storage and distribution
  • Drive the production of marketing and sales collateral
  • Maintain required stock of marketing and sales collateral
  • Ensure that assets and content created locally are approved and pre-aligned to Marketing strategy and CI
  • Organise distribution of assets as required
  • Manage marketing and sales collateral budget
  • Generate weekly reports

Key Requirements:

  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Tertiary Sales /Marketing/Communication Design qualification (Essential)
  • At least 5 years sales/marketing experience of these, 2 years should be at supervisory level (Essential)
  • Experience in managing a sales team
  • Experience managing branding projects
  • Knowledge of sales and marketing principles
  • Knowledge of marketing collateral design and production
  • Knowledge of procurement methodology
  • Knowledge of sales and marketing campaign management

Additional Skills:

  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Selling skills
  • Time management skills
  • Organisational & administrative skills
  • Interpersonal skills Attention to detail

Should you be appointed in a remote/work from home role at Mukuru, it is your responsibility to ensure that you have uninterrupted internet connectivity and a ‘work-like’ environment at your home location, in order to deliver your best in terms of performance, productivity and service to our customers.

If you do not receive any response after two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.

NB: ALL STAFF APPOINTMENTS WILL BE MADE WITH DUE CONSIDERATION OF THE COMPANY’S EE TARGET