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Marketing and Operations Specialist - North-East Africa

Job Description

Job Description

Philips is a world leading health technology company with a vision to make life better for people worldwide through meaningful innovation. Making good on this promise depends on our passionate, inspirational, collaborative and diverse team. We have over 80,000+ brilliant people around the world but are always looking for more like-minded, motivated, focused minds to join us in creating a healthier, more connected society while transforming themselves personally and professionally.

Philips Africa comprises all 54 countries of Africa, from the Cape to Cairo, and from the Atlantic to the Indian Ocean. Philips Africa is headquartered in Johannesburg, South Africa and it has a direct presence in four other African countries, in the cities of Accra, Casablanca, Cairo and Nairobi.


Currently we have the opportunity for a dynamic Marketing and Operation Specialist - North-East Africa to join our team and to be based in Cairo, Egypt.


You will be reporting to the District Manager and the Head of Marketing, Africa.


As a Marketing and Operation Specialist you will have the opportunity to provide local (Egypt) support and co-ordination for marketing events management, support with management of culture change and employee engagement projects and initiatives.


You are responsible for:


Marketing Planning / Execution       

  • Supports the Head of Marketing in the marketing planning roll out for market Egypt including Account Based Marketing plans
  • Consolidates and aligns with the local BMMs & the Head of Marketing, on all marketing activations, events and demand generation activities
  • Creates and maintains the local marketing calendar based on the overall HS Marketing Plan, BMC enablers & business objectives, including events and digital activities
  • Manages and maintains the local marketing budget in collaboration with the Head of Marketing
  • Works with the local BMMs & the Head of Marketing to identify localization requirements and manages the localization of global assets or creation of local assets with local agencies or other parties and ensures local assets are posted with correct meta data according to Legal and Regulatory guidelines and the guidelines of HS Engagement Strategy in the content management system
  • Tracks MQL-SQL funnel conversion in SFDC working with the digital team & the leads funnel manager


Operations Planning / Support

  • Work with local management to embed a culture that promotes engagement, ethical conduct, business/sales practices
  • Design, develop and deliver on cultural change projects
  • Manage employee communications, working with Group Employee Communications, including, but not limited to:  Culture activation, Town Halls, Newsletters, Coffee Corners etc


Specialist Experience


  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing / communication/ Human resources – MBA is a plus
  • 3-5 years of experience in a similar assignment
  • Fluency in Arabic & English languages, French is a plus



Please note that all information in this job description is accurate at the time of posting. Please be aware that companies may change details and/or closing dates without notice.



Job Summary

  • Egypt
  • Technology
Job Type
  • Full-time
  • Negotiable
11 March 2020
Applications Deadline
23 May 2020

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