Monday, 12 August 2013

Freelance Sales Executive Jobs at Mwananchi Communications Ltd in Tanzania

Job Title: Freelance Sales Executive (11)

Employer: Mwananchi Communications Ltd


Duty Station: Dar es Salaam,

Application Deadline: 14th Aug 2013


Job Details

Mwananchi Communications Limited publishers of leading Tanzania newspapers, Mwananchi, Mwanaspoti and The Citizen are looking for motivated and highly experienced individuals to fill the position of - Freelance Sales Executive

Main Responsibilities:
- The successful candidates will be responsible for the following key result areas:
- Thoroughly familiarizes oneself with comparative (own and competition) readership, circulation and rates and cost of advertising in all print and electronic media.
- Identifies potential advertising clients. studies their business, current and potential customers and to convince the clients the value and benefits of advertising in newspapers and publications published by the Company.
- Executes sales by discussing and obtaining accurate client requirements. size of advertisements dates for insertion and price and obtains confirmation signatures of the authorized client representative.      
- Assists clients in the preparation of the advertising copy and leases with the Graphic Designer for professional advice on artwork.
- Prepares daily call plans and reports and discusses them with the Classified Sales Manager and reports any problems encountered for assistance and guidance.


Minimum Qualifications and Experience:
- Academic: Basic University Degree Professional: Diploma in Sales & Marketing Experience: 1-2 years working experience
- Excellent communication skills (English & Swahili)


How To Apply:
Interested and suitably qualified individuals should forward their applications enclosing a detailed CV and copies of professional certificates and a day time telephone contact to:

Human Resources Manager
Mwananchi Communications Ltd
P. O. Box 19754,
Dar es Salaam.
Email: hrm@tz.nationmedia.com

NB: Only short listed candidates will be contacted.