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21 Sep, 2009
21 Sep, 2009
Diageo in Nigeria takes the form of Guinness Nigeria Plc. We are a major player in the brewing industry and one of the leaders in Nigeria’s manufacturing sector. We now operate three breweries, including one in Benin and Aba, with the brewery in Lagos considered as one of the most modern and technologically advanced breweries in Africa. We currently employ around 1100 people in total
Diageo on behalf of Guiness Nigeria Plc now recruits a Performance Manager who reports to:
Category Manager – Demand, Guinness Nigeria Plc
As Guinness Nigeria plc undertakes the journey towards D2011, the Procurement Function within GN is clearly recognised as being a key enabler for our Company to achieve its Mission to become the most celebrated business in Nigeria. To successfully deliver the requisite step-change level of Functional performance expected by the wider business, Procurement now requires significant up-skilling using best local (both internal and externally-recruited) talent and expertise, with a targeted-objective to be benchmarked on a par with peers across Diageo Europe/North America within the next two years (currently ranked best in Africa Region).
The post-holder will be expected to significantly input and contribute to the GN Procurement Functional journey to D2011. The role has responsibility for supporting the implementation of best-in-class Category strategies across the entire above the line category portfolio including Media, Advertising and creative agencies, via managing the supplier performance/development management process within the Demand category to successfully deliver our targeted business benefits of quality, service, value and innovation, brilliantly executed.
Purpose of Role:
Responsible for the excellent execution/implementation of category strategies that clearly deliver our Procurement Functional Value agenda of Assure, Protect and Create for all areas of above the line, media management and sponsorship.
Media Planning & Buying
– Develop media briefs and channel plans
– Efficient management of media budget and agencies
Programming & Barter Deals
External Relations/Industry Representation
Jointly represent GN Plc in Advertisers’ body AAPN, NIPR, OAAN, LASAA etc.
Qualifications and Experience Required
> Only shortlisted candidates would be contacted.