About This Job:

Q-Sourcing Limited trading as Q-Sourcing Servtec is a manpower management solutions firm operating in the East African Region in the countries of Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Rwanda, and South Sudan.

On behalf of our client, we are looking for a competent, skilled, and experienced Marketing and advertising manager to work in Kampala Uganda.          

Job Summary

The Advertising and marketing manager will be responsible for studying the dealership’s customer base and the automotive retail market in the area to develop effective programs for soliciting business.

Duties and responsibilities for the role

  • Establishes marketing goals to ensure market share and profitability of products and/or services.
  • Plans and oversees the dealership’s advertising and promotional activities including print, electronic and direct mail media.
  • Develops and executes monthly and annual marketing budgets.
  • Develops and executes marketing plans and programs, both short and long-range, to ensure the profit growth and expansion of dealership products and/or services.
  • Communicates with outside advertising agencies regarding ongoing campaigns.
  • Works with writers and artists; oversees copywriting, design, layout, paste-up, and production of promotional materials.
  • Creates and prepares all print advertising, radio and TV commercials, billboards, direct mail pieces, in-store point-of-purchase merchandising aids, interior and exterior signs, off-site displays, news releases and stories.
  • Works with the dealer and general sales manager to develop upcoming ad campaigns.
  • Communicates marketing efforts to all dealership employees.
  • Acts as liaison with news media.
  • Acts as liaison with the manufacturer regarding merchandising.
  • Attends pertinent marketing/sales promotion meetings conducted by the manufacturer and dealer associations.
  • Achieves satisfactory profit/loss ratio and share of market performance.
  • Researches, analyzes and monitors financial, technological and demographic factors to capitalize on market opportunities and to minimize the effects of competitive activity.
  • Communicates with dealership employees to keep abreast of customer attitudes, demographics, buying habits etc.
  • Communicates with customers to determine their needs and interests.
  • Evaluates market reactions to advertising programs, media placement, and merchandising policy.
  • Seeks out and uses industry sources and consumer information.
  • Prepares marketing and other reports and presents them to dealership management.
  • Develops surveys and other marketing tools.
  • Tracks marketing results to be certain that marketing objectives are achieved within designated budgets. Takes corrective action when necessary.
  • Attends monthly managers meetings.
  • Maintains professional appearance.

 

Education and Experience required;

Bachelor’s degree of science in Marketing or any related field

Professional courses of CIM or MBA is an added advantage

At least 5 years of professional experience in a marketing field.

Good interpersonal skills.

Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.

Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts and draw valid conclusions.

How to apply:

All candidates who meet the criteria outlined as above are encouraged to apply under the job vacancy “QSSU-MAM-QD-MARKETING AND ADVERTISING MANAGER”.

Note:          

Deadline for applications is not later than 05:00 pm, Wednesday August 10th, 2022.

Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Q-SOURCING SERVTEC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. ANY SOLICITATION WILL LEAD TO DISQUALIFICATION

To apply for this job please visit qsourcingservtec.applytojob.com.