A healthy interest in fragrances, new markets and Africa is a prerequisite. Have an eye for detail as this is of extreme importance when preparing presentations.
Monitoring of the competitive landscape of personal care and household products on the African market
Creation of presentations and concepts on Power point, printing and binding of completed presentations
Prepare material for marketing presentations
Realization of market reviews by segments
Sourcing and scanning of pictures, adverts and other information into picture store
Sourcing of product information
Sourcing of products in the market
Responsible of marketing mailing
Marketing Tools maintenance (magazine and Euro monitor subscriptions, stationary )
Assist on consumer research projects : brief creation, agency selection, tests organization
Management of the sample library
All other necessary duties
Technical and Behavioural Competences
Motivated, self driven, enthusiastic, flexible, creative and efficient, with a positive approach.
Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
Ability to work in a multi tasking environment
A team worker who will be able to work autonomously under minimum supervision
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Passionate about the industry and in smelling, touching, discovering and loving the products
Use initiative and share new products, new ideas with department
Ability to turn criticism into positive and creative input
Must have a positive outlook on life.
Must demonstrate ability to manage many priority levels
Ideal candidate must be willing to relocate to Ivory Coast in 1 year time.
MS office all aspects; Word, Excel and PowerPoint Outlook
Good command of French and English language
Good administrative and organizational skills
Market research skills