Fresh Graduate Online Jobs – Marketing Intern at Jumia Uganda


Job Title: Marketing Intern (Fresh Graduate Jobs)
Organization: Jumia
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda

About US:
Jumia is one of the largest online retailers in Africa which was was established in May 2012 with the aim and vision to become the one-stop shop for retail with implementation of best practices both online and offline. Jumia is an online shopping site for a wide range of electronics, fashion, home appliances and kid’s items.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
1. The Marketing Intern will be managing the company’s social media accounts (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc)
• Responsible for the daily monitoring, posting and content development to appeal to the local market
• Provide input on weekly promotions to drive sales online in line with commercial plans
• The incumbent will extend the reach of social media posts by posting on third party platforms. e,g. University Platforms, tagging MTN
• Prepare and submit weekly status reports on social media efforts and success rates
• The job holder will support in the identification of opportunities that will promote growth on social media sites
• Work closely with the Web team to ensure we’re fully leveraging the website for maximum impact/results
• Support in the development of visual content and campaign ideas for digital marketing
2. Public Relations:
• Research key events taking place in Uganda that Jumia would benefit from attending to raise brand awareness
• The incumbent will research key influencers in Uganda that Jumia would benefit from partnering with
• Research key bloggers in Uganda that Jumia would benefit from partnering
3. Brand building:
• Speak directly with users (can be via social media, email, on the phone, or in person).
• Ask users for feedback, either directly or by polling.
• Participate in street marketing activities e.g. handing out flyers at malls, campuses
• Be an enthusiastic brand ambassador for Jumia i.e. represent the brand in our partner’s stores (introduce them to Jumia, promote our latest deals and teach them how to use the website/app)
• Ensure we always have enough flyers and voucher cards available
4. Event Planning:
• Provide support in planning events
• Ensure events run smoothly

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
• The ideal candidate for this placement must hold a marketing-related degree or diploma
• Skills and experience in using Facebook for business, Twitter and Instagram
• Computer literacy i.e. working knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint, Photoshop
• Extremely driven, confident and creative
• Strong organisational skills
• Good time management skills

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates are strongly encouraged to apply online by clicking on the web link below.

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