Main Purpose of the Job:
Reporting to the Business Development Manager, the incumbent will be responsible for managing all aspects of a product lifecycle including managing long and short term development and innovation of BoFiNet’ s products and processes from conceptualization, design, development, introduction into the market, until the point of sale to ensure the development of demand driven products.
- Product and process development
- Product lifecycle and Portfolio Management
- Business case development
- Market Research
- Product Knowledge
- Business Reporting
- Data Analysis
- Client education/demonstration
- Customer focus
- Business Acumen
- Risk Management
- Planning and organising skills
- Problem analysis and judgement
Academic Qualification and Experience
The candidate should have attained the following:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Business Management and/or Administration or related field.
- Minimum of Five (5) years post qualification experience in a research and product development function preferably within a commercially oriented environment.
Botswana Fibre Networks (BoFiNet) is a telecommunications company that is wholly owned by the Government of Botswana. BoFiNet has been charged with the responsibility of running an important national strategic asset in the high capacity fibre network within Botswana as well as the international terrestrial links from Botswana to the rest of the world.
BoFiNet manages these fibre networks in order to create an open access wholesale capability, serving the telecommunications industry in Botswana and abroad. The intent is to drive the vision of Botswana by promoting an Information, Communications and Technology (ICT) enabled environment.
This fast growing company would like to invite suitably qualified, commercially oriented and self-driven individuals to apply for this position.
BoFiNet offers highly competitive packages commensurate with the level of responsibility. Only interested candidates who meet the above requirements should apply by providing an application letter, Curriculum Vitae (CV) giving full details of their academic/professional qualifications, experience and at least three (3) referees to:
The HR Manager
Private Bag 00236
Hand deliver to: 2ND FLOOR, Plot 54352, Zambezi Towers, Gaborone CBD, Botswana OR Email: [email protected]
Please contact us on: 3995500
CLOSING DATE: 11th JUNE 2017
ONLY SHORTLISTED CANDIDATES WILL BE RESPONDED TO