Vacancy: Marketeer (2 Job Careers)
Recruiting Company: Water For People
Duty Station: Kampala
Reports to: Chief Manager Human Resource (Service Delivery)
Water For People is a global non-profit organization with headquarters in Denver, Colorado, USA, and country offices in Kampala, Uganda. Water for People aims at improving people’s quality of life by supporting the development of locally sustainable drinking water resources, sanitation facilities, and health and hygiene education programs. Water For People currently operates in 10 countries in Latin America, Africa and Asia. Currently, Water For People Uganda works in partnership with Local Governments western and eastern Uganda and is expanding operations in other districts yet to expand.
Job Summary: The Marketeer will work in close collaboration with Business Development Services providers and Sani-hub or Sanitation Greenhouse team to “take to the market and establish supply chain mechanisms for the Dura-San (Pour flush) and Tented Latrines and plastic flappers for retrofitting y existing latrine drop-holes to improve hygiene.
This will involve carrying-out market prospecting, promotion, publicity and segmentation of market
Actively participate in market researches, surveys and scoping studies
Key Performance Indicators:
Monthly plan of activities and deliverables
Monthly reports providing detailed progress with activities.
The applicant should ideally possess a Bachelor’s Degree of Business Administration or Commerce majoring in Marketing
Skills and Experience:
A minimum of a year’s experience of marketing produce and services.
Past experience in sanitation marketing will be an added advantage
Possess the ability to communicate effectively and good writing skills
Please include a one-page article or report you have written previously.
If you meet the above criteria, submit your application together with an updated CV and copies of certificates, and three professional referees including their telephone and email addresses to:
The Administrative and Procurement Manager, email: email@example.com or hand deliver them to our offices at Water For People Uganda, Plot 9 Olumi Close, Kitante after the Uganda Museum Offices (below the Rwanda High Commission), P.O. Box 1420 Kampala, Uganda.
Deadline: 7th March 2014 by 5:00 pm