Business Development Officer
Jobs at:B&S Produce Uganda
Deadline of this Job:
13 April 2021
Within Uganda , Luwero , East Africa
Date Posted: Thursday, April 08, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed
B&S Produce Uganda was established in 2013. The main plant is located at Bombo Luwero District Uganda, Nyimbwa — Gulu Highway with its Main Office Located at Forest Mall Lugogo Bypass Unit 43. Produce dealt includes coffee beans, G-nuts, kidney beans, maize, Sesame, Sorghum, Soya Beans, fresh vegetables and fruits.
We are looking for interested quali?ed candidates to ?ll in the following vacancy.
Job Title: Business Development Officer
Reporting to: Plant Manager
Location: Bombo/main of?ce
Vacancies: 1, .
Within the delegated authority, the Business Development Officer will be expected to provide timely, efficiently, and appropriate Sales & Marketing, Procurement & Logistics andA.dn1in support services to B&S Produce.
Roles in brief.
Sales & Marketing : Identify potential clients through prospecting, tele marketing, sales database management, and other form of networking, build strategic relationships/partner with key industry players, agencies, clients, community, and vendors, devising and presenting ideas and strategies, prepare and implement comprehensive business plans to facilitate achievement by planning cost-effective operations and market development activities, actively collect and analyze market intelligence information, be on top of the regional market trends.
Procurement: Act as the focal point with farmers/venders, actively participate in produce procurement directly from farmers, develop plans & strategies to lower costs, improve deliveries timeliness and assure supply, implement procurement strategy/ policies, ensure that local market surveys are regularly carried out, to ensure a fill knowledge of the availability and price of local items, support coordinate and track shipments and arrange appropriate transportation, freight consolidation, cost analysis, routing, and scheduling.
Admin: Produce a range of documents including letters, emails and presentations as required, handling of?ce tasks, such as ?ling, generating reports, presentations, setting up for meetings, and reordering supplies, maintain record-keeping systems for recording and monitoring service processes and provide regular summary reports to management to ensure that relevant updates and reviews take place in a timely manner.
University Degree in Business Administration, Marketing, Logistics Supply Chain, Management, Agriculture, or other related ?elds, at least 2-3 years‘ experience in a corporate company preferably service industry. Microsoft Of?ce (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Work Hours: 8
Experience in Months: 36
Level of Education: Bachelor Degree
Job application procedure
Quali?ed interested candidates who meet the above requirements can submit their letter of interest including updated CV (Maximum 3 pages) to [email protected] and copy to [email protected] not later than Tuesday 13th April 2021 the email Subject Line must show the job title of the position.
1. No academic documents required at this stage requirement will be coordinated in the separate communication to only shortlisted applicants).
2. No consideration will be made on application received after the deadline.