Senior Marketing Specialist-Research & Development

Confidential Company - Cairo, Egypt

Applicants for
4 open positions
Experience Needed:
6 to 9 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Part Time
4 open positions
About the Job

Job Role Definition & Basic Function(s):

  • Conduct extensive research, data compiling & analysis for an international assignment that aims to support marketing of industrial development facilities & services, on a regional level (Egyptian, Middle Eastern, South Asian & European Markets). Act as the focal link between potential customers, stakeholders & International Marketing Manager.

 Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Conducts qualitative, primary and secondary research to support marketing a comprehensive project assignment for industrial development services on a regional level.
  • Performs mining and compiling data from different resources, on a regional level inside & outside Egypt. Mainly Middle East, Eastern Asia & Europe.
  • Analyzes data and market trends, whilst providing basic identification & profiling of target customers & competitors.
  • Prepares and present research reports & presentation materials
  • Completes individual data requests & / or questionnaires from management
  • Assists in creation & development of the global strategic marketing plan
  • Supports in generating sales leads & increasing awareness of project services for Industrial development & related benefits
  • Predicts potential sales & asses customer preferences through direct & indirect contact with both parties           
  • Assists in gathering information about marketing campaigns, including but not limited to online & offline advertisements, events, conferences & meetings
  • Creates & maintains an updated informative database for both customers & competitors whilst providing support to inquiries & challenges
Job Requirements

Required Qualifications & Skills:

  • Bachelor Degree from a reputable university / institute. Preferably Commerce, Business Administration / Marketing. Post Graduate Marketing Diploma is a must.
  • (6-9) years of working experience in a similar or related field.
  • Excellent command of English language is a must.

Technical / IT / Computer Skills:

  • Excellent command of Microsoft Office & Internet.
  • Knowledge & / or working experience with other Information systems / web based applications are considered as asset.

Personal Profile & Behavioral Approach

  • Overseas exposure & / or acquaintance is a must.
  • Working / dealing with multinational / international organizations is a must.
  • Experience with the industries of real estate development, retail, media communication is highly valued as an asset.
  • Efficient team player with high passion for the field of marketing.
  • Basic Leadership Skills (Self-motivated, initiative taker, independent).        
  • Very good communication, presentation & negotiation skills with a friendly customer oriented manner.
  • Very good organizational, writing & reporting skills.
  • Ability to function efficiently under stress and meet very tight deadlines, while handling multi tasks at a time.
  • Ability & flexibility to travel inside & / or outside Egypt, when required by business needs is preferred.

Working Conditions:

  • Freelance / customer based assignment for about 10 weeks + or –. I.e. Approximately two months & two weeks.
  • Estimated number of working hours is 20 hours per week; 80 hours per month. Overall assignment is estimated to be about 200 hours.