Job at Africa Improved Foods (AIF) : School Sales Assistant (Deadline: 31 July 2018)
Africa Improved Foods (AIF), is a Public-Private Partnership focused on addressing malnutrition through the production of nutritious, high-quality fortified foods. It is a joint venture involving a number of international organizations: DSM – the largest nutrition company in the world; the World Bank (IFC); the UK Govt (CDC) the Dutch Govt (FMO). The Government of Rwanda, and the World Food Programme.
Our products are intended to address malnutrition among vulnerable population segments such as pregnant and breastfeeding mothers, older infants and young children especially in the first 1,000 days of their life. To this end, we have built a world-class food processing plant in Rwanda – to serve the East Africa region – and are now expanding into Ethiopia.
In as much as we are a commercial, for-profit organization, we also strive to have the maximum social, economic and environmental impact possible on the communities in which we operate. In this respect, we have strong working relationships with reputable NGO’s across the EAC Region.
Our model is to source raw materials from local small-holder farmers, employ, develop and to deploy local talent in the creation and growth of our fortified foods business.
Our Mission is to provide African consumers with high-quality fortified complementary foods that are affordable and available.
Our Vision is to be a trusted Africa-based producer of a range of nutritious foods that are proven to improve health.
Africa Improved Foods is looking for self-motivated, qualified individuals with the right attitude and a passion for innovation to join our young and energetic team in the position of School Sales Assistant.
General Job information
Job title: School Sales Assistant
Business Group/Unit: Africa Improved Foods
Purpose of the job
We are looking for a results-driven, autonomous and enthusiastic School Sales Assistant to build lasting relationships with private and public schools susceptible of purchasing AIF’s fortified porridge products, and pre-qualify opportunities for AIF senior team to conclude sales.
The jobholder will be responsible for performing the following duties:
Developing the value proposition and engagement plan for schools;
Driving and growing sales volumes by building quality relationships with existing and potential customers;
Monitor data around the school program, including sales performance and impact, and ensure constant improvement;
Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Management, Marketing or other relevant fields
Competencies and skills
If you believe you meet the above requirements, please submit your application including an application letter, a detailed Curriculum Vitae, telephone contact and email address.
The deadline for receiving applications is Tuesday 31st July 2018.
Please apply to:
Human Resources Director
Africa Improved Foods Rwanda Ltd
Kigali – Rwanda
E-mail on: [email protected]
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
For more information about Africa Improved Foods, please visit the links below:
Plant Video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cm9Hwki-Hj8&t=25s
Nootri Mama TVC – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U_NqjXoL5Xw
AIF Launch Video – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nbuK26HmXx8
Amar Ali CNBC Interview – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jxrM8uJj3_U