Almasi Beverages Ltd is a company which was born out of a merger of three Coca-Cola bottling companies of Rift Valley Bottlers, Kisii Bottlers and Mount Kenya Bottlers.
Almasi’s purpose is to increase shareholder value by manufacturing, packaging, distributing and selling Coca-Cola products.
Within its two years of existence, the company has transformed itself into a highly competitive company through its innovative change strategy focusing on strong distribution & manufacturing, selling driven by a strong and capable workforce and professional leadership.
In order to cement and establish sustainability of the gains, the company is looking for a capable person to deliver on the following role:
The Role: Based in Nyeri, Eldoret and Kisii and reporting to the Regional Sales Manager.
The role will be responsible for regional trade and market development as a key result area.
This will entail the management of new product launch to achieve maximum penetration, the execution of commercial proposition and effective deployment and evaluation for effectiveness of thematic campaigns at the regional level through appointed agencies as well as ensuring the success of product promotions and special events.
He/she will identify consumer and category trends and develop winning strategies/activities for NARTD beverages growth.
In addition, the role will be fully responsible for the totality of market execution to drive presence within agreed PICOs by ensuring appropriate and timely deployment of execution materials and ensure timely corrective action for all execution gaps as may be informed by market audits from time to time.
We are looking for professional marketers with not less than five (5) years’ experience preferably in the beverage industry or similar fast moving consumer goods organizations.
The ideal candidate will possess a bachelors’ degree in Marketing and will be a member of a recognized marketing body.
He / she must have a valid driving license class BCE with not less than 3 years continuous driving experience.
How to Apply
If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, please submit your application letter and CV to [email protected]
Interested candidates who had applied in response to our LinkedIn advert need not reapply.
Closing date for applications will be: 23rd March 2016.