The Nation Media Group, the largest independent media house in East and Central Africa with operations in print, broadcast and digital media. It attracts and serves unparalleled audiences in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda.

We are seeking to recruit an experienced and self- motivated individual to the following position:

Business Manager

Job Ref:

Nation Media Group is the largest independent media house in East and Central Africa with operations in print, electronics and digital media.

It attracts and serves unparalleled audiences in Kenya, Uganda,Tanzania and Rwanda, and seeks to consolidate this position by recruiting a Business Manager for our Advertising Department.

The Role:

The Business Manager will report to the Commercial Manager - Advertising.

He/She will be charged with the responsibility of planning, controlling and supervising the work of the sales executives to generate and meet agreed individual and team’s volume against set advertising sales annual revenue targets.

Key result areas will include:
  • Planning, coordinating and managing a team of Business Executives who are expected to deliver agreed sales volumes and revenue;
  • Motivating the sales team to deliver departmental objectives;
  • Maintaining good client service and relations;
  • Developing and implementing sales strategies and campaigns; and
  • Maintaining and fostering business relationships with all clients of the company.
Skills, knowledge and experience requirement:
  • Basic University Degree;
  • Diploma in Sales and Marketing;
  • At least 3 to 5 years working experience in a sales and marketing environment;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and customer service skills; and
  • Ability to work under pressure for long and odd hours.
If you meet the above criteria, please send your application and a detailed CV online to before 20th January 2012.

N/B:We shall only contact the shortlisted candidates.

Position: Marketing Intern

Department: Sales and Marketing

Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Giving presentations to prospective clients on the Company and the services it offers at seminars, or one-on-one client meetings.
  • Maintain and develop existing and new customers through appropriate propositions and ethical sales methods, with due regard to Company targets and projections.
  • Networking in order to keep abreast with all industry developments.
  • Stay informed on competitors, their practices and operations, ensuring that the Company maintains a competitive edge.
  • Participate in negotiations with clients in conjunction with the sales and marketing team.
  • Develop a strong understanding of company’s products and services
  • Sell to current customers and prospect for new business
  • Research potential new marketing services.
  • Collect feedback from clients, ensure their satisfaction and communicate their recommendations and complaints to the Sales and Marketing manager.
  • Perform any other duties as assigned from time to time.
  • Assist in various duties as needed
  • Bachelor’s degree in Sales and Marketing ongoing or finished
Requisite Competencies
  • Excellent in planning and organizing
  • Superior written and oral communication skills, very articulate.
  • Result driven and oriented
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Be able to work with minimum supervision
  • Coordinate with internal departments to respond quickly to customer needs, requests and problems
  • Extremely confident, dynamic and energetic
If you meet the above criteria, and would like to be a part of the team, please send an application with a detailed C.V and a list of at least 3 referees, day-time telephone numbers and email address to :-

Job Title: Plant Chemist / Operator

Location: Nairobi

Company Profile:

A Manufacture of synthetic resins for use in the paint and adhesive industries and is currently looking for suitable candidates for the above mentioned position.

Required Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience

Being a Chemical Plant their requirement is very specific.

They want:-
  • Graduates in chemical & process engineering/Chemical Engineering or Chemist
  • Bachelor of Science – Major in Chemistry
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in a manufacturing industry
  • The ideal candidate should have Excellent communication skills and follow up skills
  • High integrity and excellent attention to details
To apply for this position send your CV to quoting the position in the subject line.

Kindly also mention your current/ last salary and benefits.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contact

Job Title: System Administrator

Location: Nairobi

Company Profile:

One of the world's leading logistics companies is seeking talented and motivated individuals looking to pursue a career in Windows system administration

Main Responsibilities
  • Monitor all Windows servers for performance issues and stability concerns.
  • Administer domain and exchange user accounts.
  • Provide desktop support for all users in Nairobi and other international locations.
  • Regular application installations, configurations, and day-to-day administration.
  • Support, updates and Upgrade Internet Security suites, antivirus, anti-spam and malware applications on all desktops and servers.
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software issues as they arise.
  • Work with Apache and IIS6 on a daily basis to support customers and ensure maximum uptime.
  • Staying familiar with new versions of applications used on servers.
  • Working with and troubleshooting all of the following, including, but not limited to: SMTP, SNMP, SNTP, POP, FTP, SSL, SSH, HTTP, HTTPS, telnet, SFTP, DNS, RDP, TCP, ICMP, and UDP.
  • Use knowledge of each of the above listed technologies as related to the issue at hand.
  • Use and maintain zone file for name servers.
  • Work with basic applications and their ports: backup, MSSQL, MySQL.
  • Work with permissions in Microsoft Server 2008.
  • Setup and maintain Open Database Connectivity.
  • Work with, troubleshoot, and diagnose ASP, ASP.NET, PHP, CGI, and Perl languages.
  • Document issues and associated resolutions to problems.
Required Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience
  • All Hardware is remote. Knowledge of standard Web applications, Windows Server 2008, and Windows Exchange 2010 is a must
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in the English language.
  • Two or more years of Microsoft Windows Server administration.
  • Willing and able to cover other shifts if needed.
  • Dependable to be at work during assigned shifts and to complete work as expected.
  • Ability to work well with a team in a fast paced, constantly changed environment and follow instructions from supervisors and directors.
  • Experience with documenting procedures.
  • Experience with a web hosting control panel.
  • Experience with Cisco Routers, Switches, Firewalls, and Cisco IOS a plus but not required.
  • Be willing to work with and learn Windows Server 2008 and other technologies as they are released and implemented.
To apply for this position send your CV to quoting the position in the subject line.

Kindly also mention your current/ last salary and benefits.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contact

Kenyan Jobs Categories

Kenyajobtube. Powered by Blogger.

Music Recording Studio

Get Kenyan Jobs Alerts Via Email

Enter your email address:

Popular Jobs in Kenya

Blog Archive

Join Kenyan Jobs today!