Marketing Officer

Panuka AgriBiz Hub Limited

Sowing Knowledge, Linking Farmers

𝗝𝗢𝗕 𝗔𝗗𝗩𝗘𝗥𝗧: 𝗠𝗔𝗥𝗞𝗘𝗧𝗜𝗡𝗚 𝗢𝗙𝗙𝗜𝗖𝗘𝗥

𝗖𝗼𝗺𝗽𝗮𝗻𝘆: Panuka AgriBiz Hub Limited
𝗟𝗼𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻: Lusaka, Zambia

𝗔𝗯𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝗣𝗮𝗻𝘂𝗸𝗮 𝗔𝗴𝗿𝗶𝗕𝗶𝘇 𝗛𝘂𝗯:

Panuka AgriBiz Hub Limited, a subsidiary of Panuka Enterprise Limited, is a startup digital and tech-enabled agricultural extension hub. Our core agribusiness extension tools include the Panuka AgriBiz Hub Learning Platform and the Panuka AgriBiz Hub Directory. The Panuka AgriBiz Learning Platform will soon offer a comprehensive suite of agribusiness courses tailored to the African context, covering ESG-themed business skills, agricultural practices, and technology adoption. The platform will be accessible through a user-friendly app, providing educational resources in both English and major African languages.

The Panuka AgriBiz Directory will serve as a tech-enabled one-stop shop where agribusiness service providers can list their offerings for free access by farmers, facilitating seamless connectivity between farmers and a global network of agribusiness services.

𝗝𝗼𝗯 𝗗𝗲𝘀𝗰𝗿𝗶𝗽𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻:

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Marketing Officer to join our innovative team at Panuka AgriBiz Hub Limited. The ideal candidate will be responsible for developing and implementing marketing strategies to promote our AgriBiz Hub Learning Platform and AgriBiz Directory, increase user engagement, and drive brand awareness across our target audience.

𝗞𝗲𝘆 𝗥𝗲𝘀𝗽𝗼𝗻𝘀𝗶𝗯𝗶𝗹𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗲𝘀:

a) Develop and execute the Panuka AgriBiz Hub Go-to-Market Strategy
b) Develop and execute marketing campaigns across various channels, including digital (social media, email marketing, SEO, digital advertising) and traditional (print, radio, events), to increase brand visibility and attract new users.
c) Create engaging content for marketing materials, including social media posts, email newsletters, press releases, and promotional materials.
d) Design digital and print marketing materials, including video content, graphic assets, and advertising materials, to support marketing campaigns and enhance user engagement.
e) Conduct market research and analysis to identify opportunities, trends, and consumer preferences, and adjust marketing strategies accordingly.
f) Collaborate with internal teams and external partners to align marketing strategies with business objectives and ensure consistent messaging across all communication channels.
g) Monitor and analyze key performance metrics to track campaign effectiveness, identify areas for improvement, and optimize marketing efforts for maximum impact.
h) Carry out the marketing function for Panuka farm on the horticulture farming aspects.

𝗥𝗲𝗾𝘂𝗶𝗿𝗲𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀:

a) Minimum of a Diploma in Marketing, Digital Communications, or a related field. A Degree will be an added advantage.
b) Proven experience in digital marketing, with a strong track record of creating and executing successful campaigns.
c) Experience in edtech, agritech, or fintech industries is highly desirable.
d) Proficiency in digital marketing tools and platforms, including social media management, email marketing software, Google Analytics, and SEO tools.
e) Experience in designing digital marketing outputs, including video content and graphic assets, to support marketing campaigns.
f) Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to create and deliver compelling content that resonates with our target audience.
g) Strong analytical skills and attention to detail, with the ability to interpret data and metrics to inform decision-making.
h) Proficiency in graphic design tools (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite) and video editing software will be a huge advantage.
i) Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment, with a proactive and results-driven attitude.

𝗛𝗼𝘄 𝘁𝗼 𝗔𝗽𝗽𝗹𝘆:

Interested candidates should submit their resume and a cover letter outlining their relevant experience and why they are the best fit for the Marketing Officer position at Panuka AgriBiz Hub Limited. Please send your application to 𝗣𝗮𝗻𝘂𝗸𝗮𝗝𝗼𝗯𝘀@𝗴𝗺𝗮𝗶𝗹.𝗰𝗼𝗺

The subject matter in the email must read “𝗠𝗔𝗥𝗞𝗘𝗧𝗜𝗡𝗚 𝗢𝗙𝗙𝗜𝗖𝗘𝗥_𝗣𝗔𝗡𝗨𝗞𝗔 𝗔𝗚𝗥𝗜𝗕𝗜𝗭

𝗔𝘁𝘁𝗮𝗰𝗵𝗺𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀 𝘁𝗼 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗔𝗽𝗽𝗹𝗶𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 𝗘𝗺𝗮𝗶𝗹:
The application must be accompanied by only these four (4) attachments.
1. Cover letter which must also state the expected net salary in Zambian kwacha.
2. CV with traceable references
3. Single attachment of all relevant qualifications in one document. These must be in pdf
4. Go to market strategy based on the understanding of the Panuka AgriBiz Hub. This must be presented in a maximum of three (3) slides in PowerPoint excluding the cover slide.

𝗗𝗲𝗮𝗱𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗲 𝗳𝗼𝗿 𝗔𝗽𝗽𝗹𝗶𝗰𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻:
Applications, with all relevant attachments, must be sent no later than 𝗙𝗿𝗶𝗱𝗮𝘆 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝟮𝟵𝘁𝗵 𝗼𝗳 𝗠𝗮𝗿𝗰𝗵 𝟮𝟬𝟮𝟰.

Panuka AgriBiz Hub Limited is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from individuals of all backgrounds. We thank all applicants for their interest in joining our team, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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