2 Product Placement Officer Job Placements – Farm Inputs Care Centre (FICA)

Job Title: Product Placement Officers (2 Job

Farm Inputs Care Centre (FICA)

Duty Station:

About US:

Farm Inputs Care
Centre (FICA) Limited is a Ugandan seed company that produces and distributes
improved crop seeds in Uganda and the East African Region. The company is
implementing a one (1) year partnership project under the MasterCard
Foundation-funded “Driving Youth-Led New Agribusiness and Microenterprise
(DYNAMIC)” program, in Northern Uganda led by GOAL and Mercy Corps.

Job Summary:  To create and nurture a vibrant network of
product placement agents for promotion and distribution of agricultural inputs,
especially improved crop and horticultural seeds while promoting participation
of the youth in gainful agriculture. .

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

·       Sourcing for new business in the region.

·       Achievement of sales targets for the
districts under supervision.

·       Motivation, mentoring and ensuring high
energy levels of the agents in all the districts.

·       Ensure that there is growth in A Number of
actual and active youth in the agro input distribution and commercial farming;

·       Building relationships in sales and
collection activities.

·       In charge of coordinating marketing
activities for the districts under supervision.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

·       The ideal applicant must hold a Bachelor’s
Degree or a Diploma in a relevant field.

·       At least three years’ experience in a similar
position preferably in the agricultural sector

·       A professional qualification in sales and
marketing will be added advantage.

·       Sales Management skills of Direct Sales;

·        Recruitment;

·        Promotional Skills;

·       Account Management;

·       Customer Service; and

·       Entrepreneurship.

·       Excellent numerical and analytical skills

·       Excellent interpersonal and communication

·       Computer skills particularly Microsoft Excel,
Microsoft Word, and E-mail

·       Leadership and supervisory skills

How to Apply:

All interested and
qualified candidates please submit your application, detailed CV and
testimonials to the address below;

The Administration

Farm Inputs Care
Centre (FICA) Limited

Plot 40, Bombo Road,

P. O. Box 34095,

Kampala, Uganda

E-mail to:
info@ficaseeds.com and copy to narcis2005@gmail.com

Deadline: 10th June 2020

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