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  • Posted: Oct 9, 2019
    Deadline: Not specified
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    We are using localized marketing BIG data to optimize your marketing efforts across TV, Radio, Out of Home, Digital &  on-ground activation marketing campaigns across East Africa. The dream began over 4 years ago, with thoughts on how we could make it easier for Entrepreneurs, businesses & brands to build powerful customer connections through...
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    Chief Commercial Officer

    The position is responsible for managing our clients’ sales teams, building sales strategy and ensuring that sales targets are met. The incumbent is a motivated, well-organized individual who has a deep understanding of prospecting and developing strong relationships with customers. 

    Essential Functions:

    • Head the sales & distribution team.
    • Formulate marketing, sales and distribution strategy for the company.
    • Develop multiple and diverse distribution channels for the company.
    • Recruit, select, motivate, supervise, train, develop and manage sales teams on company products and policies.
    • Actively seeking out new clients, monitoring sales and following through for target achievement;
    • Coordinate and supervise sales efforts through other sales channels
    • Plan and coordinate sales activities to build and generate new business.
    • With management, generate performance benchmarks and measure sales team performance against these benchmarks.
    • To build, maintain and strengthen good public relations with existing clients, investors, corporate companies, business community, professionals, clients and government agencies
    • Participate in the development of the marketing plans, budgets, pricing, for the client’s products.
    • Participate in the development of products that meet client needs.
    • Be part of concept development in relation to the market and sales trends, consumer demographics, preferences, needs and buying habits in the insurance industry;
    • Assist conducting research using comparable products in the market;


    • Target Oriented
    • Leadership skills
    • Problem solving skills
    • Numerical skills
    • People skills
    • Computer skills
    • Ability to work with and influence sales channels
    • Proven leadership capabilities
    • High degree of time management
    • Good communication and presentation skills

    Qualifications and experience:

    • Bachelor’s degree in a sales and marketing field
    • At least 3 years’ experience in a related role
    • Experience in FMCG related roles in Kenya will be an added advantage
    • Experience in arm’s length distribution especially of services will be an added advantage

    Work Environment:

    Working conditions are normal for an office environment


    Moderate Local travel 

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to MediaX Africa on to apply
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