MOVING THE WORLD IS A TEAM SPORT. That's why we continuously scout for people passionate about sports to join our team. That off the list, we are also on the lookout for vitality, Responsibility, generosity and authentic personalities with an entrepreneurial mindset who go the extra mile for their customers and teammates.
Move your professional growth through the wonders of sports. Share your passion and move with us. Apply today in the following role(s)
SOCIAL MEDIA EXPERT
Deadline: 27 Aug 2023 | Full Time (40hrs/Week)
At Decathlon Sports Kenya, we believe that sport has the power to change lives and bring people together. As a Social Media Expert, you will have the opportunity to make a real impact on how people experience sports and engage with our brand. We offer a dynamic and inclusive work environment where creativity and innovation are celebrated.
- Developing and executing creative social media campaigns that align with Decathlon's brand identity and resonate with our target audience.
- Generating captivating and original content, including visuals, videos, and written posts, to drive engagement and interaction across various social media platforms.
- Collaborating with the different teams to conceptualize and produce compelling multimedia content that tells the Decathlon story and promotes our products.
- Utilizing creative software tools to design eye-catching graphics, videos, and animations for social media posts and advertisements.
- Monitoring social media trends, analyzing data, and adjusting strategies to optimize performance and increase follower growth.
- Engaging with our online community, responding to comments, messages, and reviews in a timely and authentic manner.
- Working closely with other team members to ensure consistent messaging and branding across all digital channels.
To excel in this role, you should possess:
- A strong passion for sports and a deep understanding of social media platforms and their nuances.
- Proven experience in managing and growing social media accounts for brands, preferably in the sports, lifestyle, or retail sectors.
- Proficiency in creative software tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, Canva, or similar programs.
- Exceptional creativity and the ability to think outside the box to develop innovative content ideas.
- Analytical skills to measure the effectiveness of campaigns and make data-driven decisions.
- Strong communication skills and a keen eye for detail.
- Ability to work collaboratively within a team and adapt to a fast-paced environment.
- A track record of successfully driving online traffic and increasing engagement metrics.
- Demonstrated experience in conceptualizing and executing creative social media campaigns that have resulted in high engagement, increased followers, and positive brand recognition.
- A track record of developing original and captivating content, including visuals, videos, and written posts, that have successfully captured the attention of the target audience and encouraged interaction.
- Experience in using visual storytelling techniques to convey brand messages, showcase products, and evoke emotions, leading to enhanced user engagement and interaction.
- Proficiency in utilizing a variety of multimedia formats such as video, graphics and live streams to create compelling content that resonates with diverse audiences.
- Ability to analyze social media metrics and translate insights into actionable strategies for continuous improvement, resulting in increased online and in-store traffic.
TRANSPORT & LOGISTICS
Deadline: 27 Aug 2023 | Full Time (45hrs/Week)
- Review and identify the customs documentation requirements
- Review and process the different types of customs forms required
- Ensure documents called for by authorities are submitted promptly to ensure speedy clearance of goods and are correctly recorded in the customs system
- Verifying that goods are accurately filled by comparing items and quantities of goods gathered for delivery against documents
- Maintain current knowledge of relevant legislation, political situation and other factors that could affect services to customers
- Calculating and processing duties and taxes to be paid and arrange for their payment
- Liaise with officials in various agencies to ensure goods are cleared through customs
- Arrange for transportation, warehousing or product distribution
- Manage relationships with transport companies.
- Calculate transport costs
- Manage links with Partners such is KEBS among others and find quick solutions to issues rising
- Must be conversant with the KRA clearance procedures
- Knowledge of documentation requirements
- Knowledge of government procedures relating to imports as well as customs laws
- Knowledge of international trade and taxations
- Passionate about sports
- Be service oriented
- Be dynamic
- Be solution oriented
- Good communication and negotiation skills
- Knowledge on Kenyan trade tariffs
- 2 - 5 years experience
- Relevant Education Background
Decathlon Sports Kenya is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences