GLOBAL MANAGER: INNOVATION – NATIONAL BREWERIES LIMITED – WINDHOEK

GLOBAL MANAGER: INNOVATION

EXTERNAL VACANCY: All candidates can apply for this vacancy
NUMBER OF POSITIONS AVAILABLE : 1
LOCATION : WINDHOEK
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION

This position is responsible for leading the development of portfolio innovation & renovation strategies as well as leading the successful strategic implementation thereof for Namibia and the Global Export Markets.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE

Post Graduate Degree in Marketing or Commerce

Minimum of 10 years’ experience in Product Development and Innovation in the FMCG industry with at least 5 years on a Senior Management level.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Provide input, ideas and expertise to Global Marketing Manager in the formulation of the annual
  • Marketing division strategy
  • Prioritise identified opportunities for innovation or renovation, based on consumer centric data and potential profit pool/viability input secured cross-functionally
  • Responsible for leading the development of the annual Innovation Strategy, its regular review & implementation
  • Lead and own the innovation work stream on all innovation projects for NBL – accountable for the high level monitoring and timeous execution of projects
  • Evaluate, review and analyse innovation performance to ensure brand equity and profitability
  • Lead, coach and develop staff

SKILLS REQUIRED

  • Cross-functional Leadership Skills
  • Strategy Development & conceptualization
  • International perspective
  • Project leadership skill
  • Consumer insight
  • Innovative and abstract thinking

Vacancy ID:1575

Interested candidates meeting the requirements are invited to apply by clicking on the apply button below.

As per Affirmative Action (Employment) Act, Act 29 of 1998;

Namibian Citizens from previously disadvantaged groups will enjoy preferential treatment.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Only electronic applications via the O&L Recruitment portal will be considered. E-mailed CV’s and applications will not be considered.

CLOSING DATE:

Sunday 02 April 2017

Should you require further information on the vacancy, please email Amorey.Pote@ol.na

 

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