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Marketing & Social Media Officer Jobs in Dubai – UAE at Latitude Craft Chocolate

Title: Marketing & Social Media Officer

Company: Latitude Craft Chocolate

Location: Dubai – UAE

Type: Full Time

Category: Marketing/PR

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Marketing & Social Media Officer

Overseas Overseas Details Application Deadline 2021-04-17 Years Experience 2 years Minimum Qualification Bachelor Job Level Mid level Work Type Full time Company Industry Retail & FMCG Employer Latitude Craft Chocolate Description

Location:Kampala, Uganda

Term:2 Years – renewable

Start Date:March 2021

Company Overview

Latitude Craft Chocolate is a rapidly growing social enterprise in Uganda sourcing specialty cocoa producing award-winning bean to bar chocolate at origin. Working with over 1,000 certified organic smallholder farmers, our mission is to sustainably increase incomes and reduce risk for our suppliers while positively impacting the community and environment around us. Latitude is the leading supplier of specialty cocoa and the premier bean to bar chocolate manufacturer in Uganda.

Job Description

The Marketing & Social Media Officer is a full-time, in-country position implementing marketing, advertising and social media strategies to lead the expansion of distribution for Latitude Chocolate. The core responsibilities include:

● Develop and create social media marketing content and advertisements

● Monitor social media accounts and manage customer engagement on Instagram and Facebook

● Contribute to customer acquisition and customer care strategy

● Coordinate advertising and promotion activities (markets, events, partnerships, influencer collaborations, tastings, etc.)

● Contribute to the development of marketing, branding, and packaging and distribution strategies

● Organize and execute events and factory tours and tastings

● Participate in product development and ongoing market research

In addition to these responsibilities, all employees are encouraged to propose programs, strategies or experiments which they feel offer a promising avenue for improvements to the company or livelihoods of the farmers.

Qualifications:

● Impeccable organization and communication skills

● Graphic design experience and proficiency in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and other creative software

● Fluent spoken and written English, fluency in Luganda desired

● Outgoing personality with an interest in quality products made in Africa

● Bachelor’s and/or Master’s degree from reputable university in related field

● Prior experience in sales and distribution of food products

● Experience in marketing, promotion and social media

● Knowledge of or previous experience in hospitality, FCMG, and/or specialty food product distribution

● Ability and willingness to learn on the job

● Positive attitude and sense of humor

Benefits & Compensation:

● Competitive monthly salary

● Communications allowance

● 21 days of annual leave plus public holidays

● Coverage of all work-related travel

Interested candidates please submit CV, cover letter, and references.

Please note, this position is open to East African residents only.

The Marketing & Social Media Officer is a full-time, in-country position implementing marketing, advertising and social media strategies to lead the expansion of distribution for Latitude Chocolate.

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