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Patrick Mzungu

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I hold a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Malawi and MBA degree from University of Zimbabwe majoring in Marketing and Strategic Management. I also have more than 10 years of marketing and business development experience. My main interest is helping my clients achieve their goals because their success is a milestone to my career.
$10 USD/hr
11 reviews
5.3
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  • 25%Repeat Hire Rate

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    “This is second time i hire mzungu again excellent workkk”

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    “This is the second time I have worked with Patrick and again he has delivered excellence in his work and completion before deadline. I would definitely work with him again when opportunity arises”

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    “Great job. Done on time (it was my second project needed to be done ASAP). Very nice to work with - reliable contractor. Will hire next time with confidence. Thanks!”

  • image of diugroup Patrick Financial questions $70.00 AUD

    “Patrick was very professional and communicated really well with his progress. His work was excellent at the highest quality, accurate and delivered before deadline. Highly recommended”

Experience

Sales and Marketing Manager

Jul 2004 - May 2010 (5 years)

This is an assembling and sales company of telecommunication products- Zimbabwe. The job involved among other duties: - Selling a wide range of telecommunication products to the telecommunication industry throughout Zimbabwe, including Malawi and Botswana. - Advising and training customers in a wide variety of products. - Designed and developed a dynamic 16VAC to 12VDC Converter for a pay phone and sourced electronic components from Singapore and collaborated with customers (vendors), technicians (re

Sales and Marketing Officer

Mar 2002 - Jun 2004 (2 years)

This is a Fast Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) manufacturing, marketing and sales company of beverage products. The duties involved: - Initiated a good contact strategy that ensured good customer follow-up. - Turned around the areas from the least performing in the company to the best performing after only eight months. - Ensuring that additional products were being and continued to be positioned to attract further orders thereby increasing customer commitment and maintaining consistent growth. - Involved

Bank Officer

Sep 1997 - Feb 2002 (4 years)

This is a Corporate and Retail Banking eventually sold to Stanbic Bank and later renamed Standard Bank. - Joined the bank as a management trainee and was promoted to customer service supervisor after two years. - Responsible for the day-to-day management of the customer service department. - Responsible for general problem solving, profitability and budgeting. - Accountable for key accounts and actively involved in maintaining and coordinating a high level of customer service. - Trained and motivate

Teacher

Aug 1996 - Aug 1997 (1 year)

. Teaching - Biology and Mathematics . Sports Coordination

Education

Bsc

1991 - 1995 (4 years)

MBA

2006 - 2009 (3 years)

Certifications

Masters in Business Administration (2010)

University of Zmbabwe

General qualification with majors which includes: Strategic Management, Marketing, Total Quality Management, etc

Publications

An Analysis of the Impact of Global Forces on Investment Opportunities for Small and Medium Enterprises in Africa - A case study of Kenya

Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) play a very important role in the economies of Africa. Their survival depends on a lot of challenges and this paper aimed at analysing the concepts of globalization, investment climate, e-commerce and knowledge-based economy and how these have had an impact on the SMEs investment opportunities in Africa.

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