Mukwano industries Uganda Limited Research and Product Development Executive Jobs in Uganda

Mukwano industries Uganda Limited Research and Product Development Executive Jobs in Uganda

Reporting to the Business Unit Manager, the Successful Candidate Will

  • Through qualitative and validated Research and Market information, Determines customers’ needs and desires.

  • Coordinate and participate in new product development process and requirements, implement agreed action plans.

  • Conduct ‘Customer Satisfaction Survey’. Make recommendations for present and future products

  • Assesses competitors’ products on market share, draft analysis and comparative reports.

  • Be part in sales strategy team to set short-term and long-term product sales forecasts.

  • Allocate, file and maintain Bar Coding for respective Brands and their specific key units.

  • Do market research and make share findings on competitor products specifications, pricing imbalances.

  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies, Trade Fairs, etc.

  • Part of team participating in promotions, exhibitions, trade fairs, new product launches etc where brand recognition and visibility is boosted.

  • Develop and submit many data analysis, qualitative and critical reports for all products performance records, future recommendations, change in sales strategy, market behaviors etc.

  • Any other duties assigned by the BUM.

    Education, Qualifications & Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree in Commerce, Business Administration, Economics or any other related

  • A post Graduate Diploma or Master’s Degree in Business Administration with a specialty in sales and marketing is an added advantage.

  • 2 years of relevant experience in a marketing field in FMCGs is required.

    Skills and Competencies

  • Product Management, People Management, Good Customer Care skills, Product Development, Pricing, Planning, Competitive Analysis, Sales Planning, Inventory Control, Financial Planning and Strategy

  • Self-motivated with excellent personnel management skills and a good team player

  • Knowledge of different Computer programs, particularly MS Office (Excel, Advanced Excel, and MS Word).

  • Ability to multi-task and work effectively in a fast paced working environment

  • Possess strong presentation & interpersonal skills

    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Mukwano industries Uganda Limited Research and Product Development Executive Jobs in Uganda

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