Field Sales Team Leader job at Numida
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Vacancy title:
Field Sales Team Leader

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Information Technology , Category: Sales & Retail ]

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Deadline of this Job:
Thursday, February 29 2024 

Duty Station:
Within Uganda , Jinja, East Africa

Date Posted: Thursday, February 22 2024, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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The Role:
We are looking for a self-driven and results-oriented Field Sales Team Leader who will help Numida convert potential clients into successful loan applicants. This position will
report to Numida's Marketing Manager. This role is reserved for someone who is highly energetic, a driver of performance and has great organizational skills.

Role Description:
As the Field Sales Team Leader at Numida, you will oversee the Sales and Marketing Interns, providing guidance and support to ensure the successful conversion of potential clients and achievement of sales targets. You will report directly to Numida's Marketing Manager and play a key role in driving the marketing strategy forward.

Your Responsibilities:
• Lead and manage a team of Sales and Marketing Interns, providing training, coaching, and ongoing support to maximize their performance.
• Collaborate with the Marketing Manager to develop and implement strategic initiatives to promote Numida's offerings and expand its customer base.
• Set clear sales targets and performance metrics for the team, monitoring progress and providing feedback to ensure targets are met or exceeded.
• Develop and implement effective sales strategies and tactics to optimize customer acquisition and conversion rates.
• Develop a systematic plan for visiting clients, considering factors such as distance, traffic conditions, and time constraints, continuously evaluate and adjust route planning strategies based on client feedback to optimize efficiency.
• Foster a collaborative and results-driven team culture, encouraging innovation and continuous improvement.
• Conduct market research and analyze market trends, customer feedback, and competitor activities to identify opportunities for growth and differentiation.
• Act as a liaison between the sales team and other departments within Numida, facilitating communication and alignment on key objectives.
• Provide regular reports and updates to the Marketing Manager on team performance, key achievements, and areas for improvement.

Skills & Qualifications:
• BS/BA degree or Diploma in Sales and Marketing, any business course or relevant field
• 1-2 years of previous experience in a sales or customer-facing role with demonstrated success in meeting or exceeding sales targets
• A high level of self-motivation and initiative is required to drive team sales activities, and achieve targets consistently
• Strong organizational and planning skills to prioritize team tasks, manage time effectively, and achieve daily sales targets systematically
• The ability to identify challenges, analyze root causes, and develop creative solutions is valuable for overcoming obstacles and achieving sales objectives
• Proficient in computer and mobile technology – you are experienced with Android apps and desktop productivity software like Google Drive, Google Sheets, Google Docs, etc
• Verbal and written fluency in English and Luganda, Lusoga is an added advantage
• Ability to provide customer support using professional and clear language
• Knowledge about and practical experience with the principles of great customer care, and superb etiquette
• Exceptional organizational skills and attention to detail
• Excellent interpersonal skills and high levels of empathy – you are patient enough to truly listen to and understand the needs and wants of Numida’s users, and can address their questions or concerns.

Who You Are:
• A believer that small business growth in Uganda will drive community development and wide-scale economic improvement
• A highly productive, results-oriented, self-driven individual committed to excellence
• A street-smart individual who can speak confidently with business owners in Uganda
• A balanced planner and doer who can manage a heavy workload effectively
• A fast learner who is entrepreneurial in spirit and can balance both growth and risk management priorities
• A team player with the humility to ask for help when needed and to accept feedback to rapidly iterate on your work

Why Numida:
At Numida, we believe our values make a difference:
• We are committed to active inclusion and diversity
• We are transparent
• We succeed when our customers succeed
• We do not only get things done, but also in the right way.
• We value, support and help each other grow.
• And we have fun!

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 24

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

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Job Info
Job Category: Sales jobs in Uganda
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 29 February 2024
Duty Station: Jinja
Posted: 22-02-2024
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 22-02-2024
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 22-02-2068
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