Head of Marketing & Brand - Millar Cameron Ltd, Zambia

  • Zambia
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Benefits: Accommodation
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: FMCG
  • Posted by Millar Cameron Ltd on Friday, October 26, 2018
  • Reference: 1483885
  • Apply before Tuesday, December 25, 2018 - 35 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Millar Cameron Ltd

Millar Cameron is the leading international recruitment consultancy focusing on the food value chain in emerging markets. 

 

One of our key clients, a vastly expanding, western-backed FMCG company are recruiting for a bright and innovative Head of Marketing & Brand to be a key figure in their continued growth and development as they look to make themselves a household name in Zambia. 

 

The Head of Marketing & Brand will have the following responsibilities: 

 

• Overseeing all areas of Marketing & Brand, including retail, social media and customer communications

• Establishing the brand as being well known, second to none within Zambia 

• Driving the brand strategy for the company as a whole, both from a corporate and a consumer perspective

• Overseeing the company’s retail outlets, i.e. exploring what the customer experience is in stores, developing a future strategy for the stores (you will likely recruit for a Franchise Manager in time)

• Managing a multi-tiered department 

• Using your skills and experience and applying them to coaching and developing the Marketing & Brand Department

• Managing departmental budgets 


Required Skills

  • fmcg : 6 to 7 years
  • marketing : 10 years or more

Candidate Requirements

The ideal candidate for the Head of Marketing & Brand will have the following skills, characteristics and experience

 

• Strong understanding of market and data insights, profitability of brands

• Experience working across multiple subsectors within FMCG (perishables would be a bonus)

• Experience across different functions of marketing and brand

• Willingness to try new things and a fearless approach in exploring potential areas

• Excellent communication skills

• Degree educated in marketing, business or similar (MBA ideal)

 

The successful candidate for the Head of Marketing & Brand will receive a competitive net salary with an attractive expat package including accommodation, vehicle, medical cover, flights home and an excellent bonus.

Apply before Tuesday, December 25, 2018 - 35 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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