Marketing Assistant Job in Kenya

 Job Title: Marketing Assistant

Hiring Organization: Safaricom Sacco
Location – Locality: Nairobi
Location – Region: Kenya
Industry: Savings and Credit Co-operative Society
Job Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 11/13/2023

The position holder will be responsible for recruiting of new Members, aggressively approaching potential customers with the aim of winning new business and cross-selling to existing customers. He / She shall be responsible for planning and implementing sales and marketing initiatives to realize set targets in membership growth, maximizing sales profitability, selling of the Sacco’s products and/or related services and activating dormant accounts.

Duties And Responsibilities:

Recruiting new members and following up to ensure they don’t fall into dormancy both individual and corporates.

Cross selling of Sacco products as per the set targets.

Support customer service and work closely with other departments on the execution of service delivery

Responsible for finding new leads, setting meetings, following up on presentations made and closing sales deals.

Build relationships with existing referral sources and cultivate new referral sources both internally and externally.

Work closely with the marketing team in arranging for events/promotions for new acquisition of customers.

Attend relevant Sacco exhibitions and meetings to recruit members.

Regularly provide feedback to the management on the acceptance of the products in the market and suggest changes that could provide energy to the sales efforts.

Assist in improving the visibility and brand image of the company.

Qualifications & Experience

Diploma in Sales & Marketing, Co-operative Management or a business-related course from a recognized institution.

Customer Care training is an added advantage

A minimum of 2 years relevant experience in a busy marketing environment

Prior experience working in the cooperative movement will be an added advantage

Key Competences:

Passionate customer advocacy.

Deep understanding of changing market dynamics.

Motivation for sales.

Ability to uphold professionalism.

Microsoft Office proficiency.

Outstanding communication, interpersonal and negotiation skill

Superb analytical skills.

The terms of employment will be on a 1 year fixed term contract on commission based.

How To Apply

Candidates who meet the minimum requirements are invited to send their detailed CV including 3 referees to by 20th November 2023 use the job title as the email subject. You are also required to fill and submit the attached google form on the website. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted