Marketing and Product Development Manager

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Kenya Film Commission, a State Corporation mandated to promote the local film industry and market Kenya as a filming destination, requires a self-motivated, dynamic, innovative and result-oriented person to fill above mentioned position.

The officer shall be responsible for formulation and implementation of KFC marketing and film promotion strategies. Reporting to: the Head of Programs

Job profile:

  • Developing and implementing a comprehensive and integrated marketing strategy aimed at promoting KFC and its programmes;

  • Creation of awareness on Kenyan films and filming locations in the international film markets;

  • Re-branding and re-packaging of KFC services to ensure that they met the needs of the customers and stakeholders; and coming up with innovative ways of service delivery;

  • Monitoring the developments of international film markets; advising the management accordingly and giving appropriate recommendations on enhancing the marketability of local films;

  • Ensuring that the Commission adequately participate in the regional and international film festivals and exhibitions;

  • Liaising with local film producers to ensure formulation of effective local film promotion and advertising strategies;

  • Monitoring and evaluation of the marketing strategies and programs to determine their effectiveness;

  • Conducting research on the factors influencing international film makers in their choice of destination for film production, among other research topics, towards the formulation of sound film policies;

  • Examining the licensing procedures and incentives available to film makers coming to Kenya and makingappropriate recommendations;

  • Ensure development of a film screen culture in Kenya hence creating market for locally produced films;

  • Ensure publicity of all KFC programs;

  • Any other duty as may be assigned by Head of Programs;

    Person’s Profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related social science

  • Professional qualifications in marketing

  • Masters degree in relevant social science is an added advantage

  • Over 5 years experience 2 of which should be in a similar position

  • Possess business, managerial and administrative skills

  • Demonstrate leadership abilities with excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Proficiency in computer application packages

    Deadline: 6th January.

    For more job information and application, see: Marketing and Product Development Manager Website

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