The company operates market-leading content, classifieds and E-commerce sites, as well as a digital marketing agency across five African markets.
Job Purpose: We are recruiting the Head of Digital Marketer, who will be in charge of developing and implementing the business, operational and acquisition strategies for our 360 digital agency approach which spans across Africa.
He/She will take on the entrepreneurial task of setting up the agency and its operations, identifying and acquiring new business, recruiting, managing and training his/her team, and scaling the business in Kenya.
This is a key leadership role in one of Africa’s fastest growing digital markets.
Your mission is to lead the company’s newest venture.
Targets and Responsibilities
Full P&L responsibility for the company’s newest venture
Build a company from the ground with the know-how and learnings from existing business
Attract and convince local champions as well as multinational companies through salesmanship and key account management
Launch innovative digital and physical campaigns in East Afirca’s most vibrant market
Set the operational, creative and strategic direction for Digital Marketing in Kenya and East Africa
Recruit, manage and train your team experience and skills needed
Understanding of the procurement & production processes in agencies/corporates
Experience with Agency frameworks and translating them into operations
Account Direction & Business Development Know-How
Brand management and marketing strategy including creation of innovative creative concepts
Knowledge of digital marketing, preferably in an African and mobile context
Excellent project management and analytical skills
Excellent organizational, planning and interpersonal skills
At least 5 years in Digital Marketing
5 years managerial experience
Deadline for applications 15th December 2015
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