Chief Marketing Officer Employment Opportunity – MTN-Uganda

Title:            Chief Marketing Officer
Organisation: MTN-Uganda
Duty Station: Kampala,
Reports to: Chief
Executive Officer
About US:
MTN-Uganda is the
leading telecommunications Company in Uganda, providing payphone, fixed lines,
fax/data, internet and mobile services.
Job Summary:  The Chief Marketing Officer will mainly
develop and execute the overall marketing strategy for the acquisition and
retention of customers and the growth value of those subscribers. To maintain
Market Share Leadership within the industry. .
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Provides strategic input at a first line report level in assisting
    the CEO in developing the overall strategic direction of the company.
  • Responsible For the ownership, development and growth of the MTN
    brand. This includes developing and integrating all brand strategies via
    advertising, sponsorship, promotions, public relations and any other
  • Assisting in the development of the MTN business and marketing plan
    up to the gross revenue line.
  • Product development- responsible for determining Company product and
    service range, development of such products.
  • Product management all existing products to ensure they remain
    competitive and operationally sound with the market.
  • Develop advertising and brand strategies, execute advertising plans
    and establish a comprehensive communication plan to build the brand’s
    image which stimulates connections, usage and merchandising.
  • Develops corporate/business marketing plans, Fixed-lines, Mobile,
    data, ICT and international gateway solutions to the corporate market.
  • Retail advertising manages conceptualization of MTN retail image and
    application of the MTN brand with their tail environment.
  • Coordinate company research requirements ranging from primary,
    secondary research to competitive intelligence.
  • Provides analysis of actual market performance against plans and
    prepares reports appropriately.
  • Develops company tariffs and pricing for all existing and for new
    products and services.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The ideal candidate for the MTN Uganda Chief Marketing Officer
    job placement should hold a Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or Business
    Administration, Commerce or equivalent.
  • Master’s degree (MBA) will be an added advantage
  • Proficient with MS Office application especially Excel and Power
  • Seven to ten years of marketing or commercial experience in a
    Telecoms industry or an FMCG service oriented organization.
  • Strong telecommunications and business management experience.
  • Strong understanding of telecommunication industry Products.
  • Good understanding of emerging markets is advantageous.
  • Experience in people management is required.
NB: Please
note that presentation of false academic documents and certification will lead
to criminal prosecution.
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified and interested candidates should email their Job Applications with
detailed CVs, certified copies of academic certificates (originals are to be
presented at the interview), recent pay-slip and copy of driving permit
to Please use this format in the Subject Line
i.e. Chief Marketing Officer -Surname First Name-current Dept.
Deadline: 2nd April 2019
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