MANAGER (BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT/HEAD OF MARKETING) – (POSITION CLOSED)

Job Summary

Location: Lagos
Age: 35 – 45 Years

Candidate must be a self-starting marketing manager and business developer, who is to oversee promotional events, improve client retention and currently be working as a marketing manager, executive manager, marketing educator or new business line developer. The ideal candidate for this position must have a positive attitude, a tireless work ethics and an insatiable appetite for growth. He/she is to manage the day to day marketing activities of the company, long term marketing /business development strategy for the company and ensures that the company leads in a competitive market.

Job Responsibilities

  • Organize promotional events, ensuring prompt and adequate awareness is created
  • Hire and train a team of marketing associates to coordinate events and conduct sales when necessary
  • Identify weaknesses in existing marketing campaigns and develop pragmatic solutions within budgetary constraints
  • Communicate with senior management about marketing initiatives and project metrics, as well as brainstorm on fresh strategies
  • Monitor progress on marketing campaigns and submit performance reports
  • Maintain effective internal communications to ensure that all relevant company functions are kept informed of marketing objectives
  • Develop new business line for the company when necessary
  • Report to the board of directors and keep them informed

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business Administration, Communications or related field. An MBA will be an added advantage
  • 8+ years in marketing and business promotion
  • Ability to work unpredictable hours, including some evenings and weekends
  • Excellent communication and decision-making skills
  • Familiarity with online content marketing and social media development strategies
  • Proficiency with HubSpot marketing suite or its equivalent