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Outreach Organizer

Published on 26.09.2022

Company

Website : https://www.onedollarglasses.org/
Industries :
Social, public and human services
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Job Ad & Profile Description

Position : Outreach Organizer

GoodVisionGlasses Kenya

Over 150 million people worldwide need glasses but cannot afford them. Children cannot learn, adults cannot work and care for their families. We want to change that.
OneDollarGlasses was founded in 2012 by Martin Aufmuth and has since received many awards. Today, our non-profit association is active in ten project countries. Around 500 employees worldwide, including more than 300 volunteers in Germany are deeply committed to our common goal: www.onedollarglasses.org

To strengthen our project in Kenya, Nairobi we are looking for a dynamic (f/m/d) Camp and Outreach Organizer

Responsibilities

  • Organize outreaches and other sales campaigns aiming at screening patients with eye weaknesses and selling or donating eyeglasses on the premises of institutions such as government agencies, schools, companies, religious institutions and any other appropriate location.                                           
  • Identify potential targets for outreach and sales campaigns within the geographic zone or segment assigned
  • Approach local decision makers as well as other local key figures or public servants and convince them of the utility of vision improvements; ask for their permission and support in organizing campaigns
  • Prepare and organize the course of the campaign; plan the operations
  • Pay attention to the respect of our quality and security standards during the campaigns; intervene when necessary in the operation sequence to ensure compliance
  • Be the responsible contact and support person the campaigns; ensure the communication with the institutions where they are taking place and being carried out
  • Report the status of planned activities and the commercial results to the Company in the way the Company asks for
  • Propose and organize awareness, sales and marketing campaigns, e.g. through telephone calls or distribution/display of information material
  • Organize campaigns of eyeglasses donations in accordance with the goals and policies of the Company; optimize the planning of those and the resource allocations under consideration of the planning of sales campaigns.
  • Propose new and innovative sales techniques in keeping with the humanitarian objectives of the Company.
  • Contribute to the definition and evolution of the marketing and sales strategy of the Company.

 

How to apply

The application should include the following:

  • Cover letter (stating current salary and expected salary, and how your profile fits the position and the skills required). Applications without expected salary will not be considered.
  • CV having 3 references with contacts.

Deadline for application 31st August 2022. Applications received after the deadline or incomplete will not be considered.

Only short-listed candidate (s) will be contacted.

The GoodVisionGlasses is an equal opportunity employer, and respect all gender, nationality or religious affiliations.

Required profile for job ad : Outreach Organizer
  • Diploma or Bachelor in community work, social work, business/sales or related field. 
  • A minimum of 3 years related work experience in community work, social work sales, management, marketing, partnerships or related field
  • NGO-experience is a plus as well working experiences in slum areas in Nairobi
  • Experience of working with diverse teams and multicultural environment, as well as ability to work with partners using effective interpersonal and communication skills. 
  • Experience in engaging with multiple partners diplomatically and build meaningful strategic relationships.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Ability to flourish with minimal guidance, be proactive, and handle uncertainty.
  • Ability to maintain demanding timelines
  • Proficient in  MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Teams)
Job criteria for job ad : Outreach Organizer
Job category :
Health and social professions
Marketing, communication
Industries :
Marketing, communication, media
Social, public and human services
Employment type :
Fixed-term contract
Region :
Nairobi
City : Nairobi
Experience level :
2 to 5 years
Educational level :
College
Spoken language :
englishfluent
Number of Position(s) : 1

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