The Higher Council For Science And Technology (HCST)
Careers(Marketing Manager)

The National Centre for Innovation, an Affiliate Centre of the Higher Council for Science and Technology in coordination with Civil Service Bureau announces the need to hire (1) marketing manager according to the employment contract based on project account.

  1. Marketing Manager

Qualified and eligible individuals interested in applying for this position must visit http://hcst.gov.jo/en/career and for more information please call 5340401, ext. 228.

The requested documents are not retrieved and conditions for employment.

  1. Personal Identity and Family Book
  2. High School Certificate Transcripts  
  3. University Certificate Transcripts
  4. A copy of the certificates of experience certified by the Ministry of Labour for the private sector
  5. Military service book (deferred / Exempted for males)
  6. Personal photo (6 × 4) copies: 1
  7. Curriculum Vita 
  8. Jordanian Citizen
  9. Female / Male

All applications must be personally presented to the building of HCST which is located in Al-Jubaiha, Royal Scientific Society Campus, during the official working hours starting from 13/10/2019 to 24/10/2019                                 

Any incomplete application will not be accepted.

Job Description:

Marketing Manager

1- Purpose

Build a strong brand position for the NCI through marketing, events and awards from conception through to completion. This person will ensure that the organization of marketing activities, which are critical to NCI’s Platform success, is seamless, delivers on the branding and business objectives, and drives sales pipeline goals.

2- Role

Responsible for overseeing the creative direction, planning, calendaring, agenda, logistics, execution, and reporting of NCI’s annual Forum and flagship user conference, the Jordan Open Innovation Forum (JOIF). This person will work under the guidance of the Project Management (PM) Consultant and NCI Director and is expected to evolve into the lead executive role, reporting directly to the NCI Director.

3- Job Duties & Responsibilities

  1. Serve as program owner of NCI’s flagship Forum, which will be hosted in Amman, bringing together NCI’s Platform customer base with innovation thought leaders, industry pioneers and innovation professionals.
  2. Own the management of NCI’s two flagship awards, as part of the Forum, the Jordan Innovation Prize (JIP), and the Enterprise Innovation Excellence (EIE).
  3. Lead on all matters related to event and awards’ planning, design and production, including overall strategy and vision, executive alignment, agenda and content strategy, production and logistics, and promotional strategy
  4. Build a budget for the Forum and awards and manage it to reduce NCI’s costs, increase revenue and enable sponsorship targets and tracking. Prepare the Forum P&L sheets in coordination with the NCI Director and other staff.
  5. Own and optimize NCI’s customer relationships to boost participation in the Forum and awards. Work closely with NCI’s Business Development Manager to plan and create memorable experiences from the Forum that drive Platform awareness and purchase of service verticals, including handling all arrangements for the Forum and awards’ publicity and traction, from build out all the way through to registration.
  6. Implement the brand strategy, including all brand extensions and guidelines.
  7. Develop a solid and high-quality promotional collateral to establish and maintain branding, including customer case studies.
  8. Maintain the content of communications and news feed on the Platform, and plan and execute media actions on all channels, including online and social media.
  9. Support the overall business development and marketing efforts, including marketing campaigns and roadshows, pricing and new product launches as well as developing new business opportunities, and analysis of sales forecasts and relevant financials and reporting.
  10. Build alliances between NCI and international peers from the world’s leading innovation countries to increase visibility and global position. Serve as a point of contact on matters related to Platform accreditation, peer arrangements, and access partnerships.
  11. Reach out to donors and IFIs active in Jordan to secure financing towards growth. Expected to identify and make up to 5 dials per week to key funding entities and meet at least 1-2 weekly.
  12. Manage relationships with vendors supporting the organization of the event.
  13. Take part in innovation and R&D related events in Jordan and aboard to market and present NCI services.

4- Requirements: Qualifications & Experience

  1. Bachelor's degree in any of the following majors/fields:
  • Marketing
  • Business Administration
  • Management information systems
  • Ccomputer science
  1. (4) years of experience in the field of employment, including two years in a supervisory level.
  2. Fluency in English – spoken and written.
  3. Communication skills experience and time management.
  4. Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Power Point, Excel.
 
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