Marketing Assistant

Website Mansa Sugar Limited

Adding Sweetness to Life

About Us

Mansa Sugar Ltd was established in 2015 and is located in Chembe District of Luapula province. We produce Household sugar, Brown sugar, and Molasses for both Domestic and Export markets. We have Distribution/Sales Depots in Chembe, Kitwe, and Lusaka. Our Distribution network / model include Distributor, Wholesale, Modern Trade and Direct Retail (Depot and Van Sales).

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Planning, Recommending, and Coordinating Electronic, Print, and Outdoor Promotional Activities
  • Planning, Recommending, and Coordinating Sponsorship Events
  • Planning, Recommending, and Coordinating Sales Support / POS materials
  • Planning, Recommending, and Coordinating Brand Awareness Promotion Activities
  • Planning, Recommending, and Coordinating participation in Trade Shows / Expos.
  • Planning, Recommending, and Coordinating participation in Traditional Ceremonies and other Social & Marketing Events.
  • Planning, Recommending, and Coordinating Media Agency Activities
  • Planning, Coordinating, implementing, Analysis and Reporting of Marketing
  • Surveys / Research activities
  • Trade visitations, Gathering, & Timely provision of Market intelligence
  • Daily / Weekly / Monthly Reports with Recommendations for Management Decision
  • Making Supervision of In-store Merchandisers
  • Monitoring of Modern Trade Stores Sales and Relationships Management with Store Managers
  • Any other Assigned / Delegated duties.

Academic Requirements

University Degree or / Professional Diploma in Marketing or any other relevant Business related qualification with relevant field experience.


Preference will be given to applicants with proven relevant Work Experience in marketing field.

Professional Membership

Must be an active member of the Zambia Institute of Marketing (ZIM).

Skills Required

  • Good Oral & Written communication
  • Marketing Plans & Business Development,
  • Marketing / Market Research / Both Quantitative & Qualitative Data Analysis and Reporting
  • Self Sufficiency in Computers (Excel, Word, SharePoint, PowerPoint, Teams)
  • Media Relations
  • Events Management
  • Ability to establish priorities, plan, coordinate, implement and monitor work plan.

Working Tools

Should have Own-Car (appropriate Own-Car usage / Maintenance Allowance, will be paid).

Personal Values

  • Team Player
  • Personal Integrity
  • Self-starter
  • Respect for Diversity
  • Professionalism
  • Accountability

If you meet the above requirements / criteria, kindly send your Application, Updated CV (stating both gender and age), and Supporting Documents as one document to:

Closing Date for submissions: 17:00 hours, 18th May 2024 (Applications received after the closing date WILL NOT be considered).

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