PRIMARY PURPOSE AND FUNCTION
We are looking for an enthusiastic Marketing Specialist to help us in our overall marketing efforts. You will be an integral part of the development and execution of marketing plans to reach targets from brand awareness to product promotion.
A Marketing specialist should be a competent professional able to grasp consumer
behavior trends and generate creative ideas. You should also be well-versed in specialized marketing concepts, principles and tactics. The goal is to deliver effective marketing programs that will help our reputation and
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Conduct market research to find answers about consumer requirements, habits
Brainstorm and develop ideas for creative marketing campaigns
Assist in outbound or inbound marketing activities by demonstrating expertise
in various areas (content development and optimization, advertising, events
Liaise with external vendors to execute promotional events and campaigns
Collaborate with marketing and other professionals to coordinate brand
awareness and marketing efforts
Plan and execute initiatives to reach the target audience through appropriate
channels (social media, e-mail, TV etc.)
Assist in analyzing marketing data (campaign results, conversion rates, traffic
etc.) to help shape future marketing strategies
Undertake individual tasks of a marketing plan as assigned
Prepare yearly budgets for TONS marketing plan.
Practice integrity, reliability and honesty in all business transactions.
Adhere to TONS ethical culture in doing business.
Project a positive company image at all times.
Work with co-workers as a team to ensure success.
Protects organization’s value by keeping information confidential.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading
professional publications; reading business books; maintaining personal
networks; participating in professional organizations.
Other duties as assigned.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL
Proven experience as marketing specialist or similar role
Thorough understanding of marketing elements (including traditional and
digital marketing such as SEO/Social media etc.) and market research methods
Demonstrable experience in marketing data analytics and tools
Solid computer skills, including MS Office, marketing software (Adobe
Creative Suite & CRM) and applications (Web analytics, Google Adwords
Knowledge of HTML, CSS and web development tools desired
Well-organized and detail oriented
Exceptional communication and writing skills
Commercial awareness partnered with a creative mind
BSc/BA in marketing, communications or equivalent
Knowledge in preparing budgets.
Demonstrated problem solving and people skills
Proven oral and written skills in English (Required) and Arabic (Required)
The ability to travel as requested
Excellent time management skills
High Energy Level
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in marketing.
College degree from a reputable university in one of the following fields
o Business Administration – Marketing
o Business Administration – General
o Communications or equivalent
A minimum GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0
ICDL is preferred
LICENSE OR CERTIFICATE
Possession of, or the ability to obtain, an appropriate driver’s license in Kuwait.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS
Work is generally performed in an office setting. Frequent vendor/customer
visits are required with some exposure to dust and noise due to Kuwaiti
weather and environment.
Sitting for long periods of time in office and in front of a computer
Oral communication over the phone and in person
COMPANY POLICY/PROCEDURE COMPLIANCE
Follow all company policies as well as procedures.
The company does not tolerate sexually or other unlawfully discriminatory
actions, gestures, harassment or statements. Any of these behaviors are subject
to personnel action up to and including immediate termination and are to be
reported to management immediately.
Maintain confidentiality of company records and information at all times.
Maintain a professional image.
- Job Location
- Al Kuwait, Kuwait
- Company Industry
- Company Type
- Employer (Private Sector)
- Job Role
- Marketing and PR
- Employment Type
- Full Time Employee
- Monthly Salary Range
- Number of Vacancies
- Job Ref.
- Career Level
- Entry Level
- Years of Experience
- Min: 2 Max: 5
- Residence Location
- Algeria; Bahrain; Comoros; Djibouti; Egypt; Iraq; Jordan; Kuwait; Lebanon; Libya; Mauritania; Morocco; Oman; Palestine; Qatar; Saudi Arabia; Somalia; Sudan; Syria; Tunisia; United Arab Emirates; Yemen
- Bachelor’s degree / higher diploma
- Min: 20 Max: 40