Safaricom Internships 2017 Market Development




We are pleased to announce the following Internship Opportunity in Market Development Department within the Regional Sales & Operations Division. In keeping with our current business needs, we are looking for a person who meets the criteria indicated below.

Brief Description

Reporting to the Regional Coordinator – Market Development, the position holder will be responsible for assisting in the administrative, planning and support of office activities, and operations within the department.

Market Development Internship Responsibilities

  • Assist in organizing & coordinating all logistics for the departmental meetings (Both internal & external)
  • Filing of all documents and correspondence to & from the departmental office.
  • Raising of Purchase Requisitions (PRs) & Internal Requisitions (IRs) after approval from the HOD Market Development.
  • Assist to organize and schedule Departmental meetings, notify all the participants & follow up to ensure prompt attendance.
  • Take notes and circulate the action points of meetings within 24 hours to all stakeholders.
  • Assist to coordinate the Regional Operations Departments transport, travel and hotel accommodation logistics.
  • Assist in planning and coordination of departmental events/projects/activations.
  • Raising facilities PR’s and check to ensure that all quotes shared are within the recommended rates and timelines
  • Working with Finance Business Partner to ensure availability of funds.
  • 100% accuracy in allocating correct budget lines and ensuring all required documentations are attached
  • Ensure customer satisfaction at all times and given an unmatched experience to both internal and external customers
  • Assist to coordinate the Regional support calendar of activities for the year.
  • Coordinate feedback on tools of work.
  • Support reward and recognition activities within the region.

Requirements for the Market Development Internship

  • Degree/Continuing Degree student in Business Administration.
  • Must have graduated in 2016/2017 or awaiting graduation in 2017/2018
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills (articulate).
  • Good listening and critical reasoning skills.
  • Proactive, confident, energetic.
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work.
  • Able to work under pressure
  • Problem solving and decision-making skills.
  • A team player and creative problem solver


How to Apply

Apply here for the Market Development Internships