Marketing Field Monitor (2 Positions)

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Zomba, Malawi
  • Applications have closed

Save the Children

The Opportunity

Save the Children is inviting applications from suitably qualified personnel to fill the position of Marketing Field Monitor (2 positions) for Titukulane Project to be based in Zomba. The project will be implemented in Zomba; covering all Traditional Authorities. The role holder will be responsible for working with rural communities at the grass root level, stakeholders and partners on all marketing and rural transformation works. He/she shall be responsible for conducting sensitization meetings, community mobilization and delivering technical support and oversight to Community Mobilizers, partners, and marketing groups to build their capacities. The incumbent shall be responsible for facilitating planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation of all market related interventions in coordination with the Marketing Coordinator. He/she shall work in collaboration with the Marketing Coordinator and government partners to reach out to the targeted beneficiaries and will take full responsibility of coordinating and make all logistics to ensure successful implementation of all activities.  He/she will be responsible for timely report compilation and submission on all market activities and lessons learnt and challenges that need attention of supervisors. He/she shall be responsible for developing monthly detailed program activity implementation plans including expenditure projections and other appropriate requirements. He/she shall provide technical support for conducting baseline, performance and impact monitoring, and end of program surveys.

Please note that the positions are based in a local village community and would suit those who are currently living in or close to the implementing villages; or are comfortable to live there.

In order to be successful, you will bring/have: 

  • Minimum of a tertiary certificate in in Business Administration, Agribusiness, Finance, or Enterprise Development, or other appropriate social and development field such as Social Science, Sociology, Development Studies, Community Development or Rural Development. Those with diploma in the relevant subject will have an added advantage.
  • Good communication skills; excellent command of written and spoken English
  • To be well organized and capable of completing multiple tasks before a deadline
  • To be willing to intensively travel in rural areas.
  • 3 years extensive experience in extension activities, community mobilization, Marketing and VSAs
  • Facilitation and negotiation skills
  • To be a Self-starter and creative.
  • Community mobilization and sensitization skills
  • Ability to deliver an effective training to community volunteers
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills and teamwork spirit; ability to work effectively with a range of stakeholders in the program
  • Sound report writing skills
  • Competence in Microsoft Office
  • Valid motorcycle driving license

The Organisation

We employ approximately 25,000 people across the globe and work on the ground in over 100 countries to help children affected by crises, or those that need better healthcare, education and child protection. We also campaign and advocate at the highest levels to realise the right of children and to ensure their voices are heard.

We are working towards three breakthroughs in how the world treats children by 2030:

  • No child dies from preventable causes before their 5th birthday
  • All children learn from a quality basic education and that,
  • Violence against children is no longer tolerated

We know that great people make a great organization, and that our employees play a crucial role in helping us achieve our ambitions for children.  We value our people and offer a meaningful and rewarding career, along with a collaborative and inclusive environment where ambition, creativity, and integrity are highly valued.


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