Uganda Marketers Society (UMS) and the Chartered Institute of Marketing (CIM UK) as a leading professional marketing body have a Strategic Partnership to enhance professional marketing standards and practices in Uganda. With this partnership, CIM-UK appoint ambassadors and advisory representatives to the Uganda Marketers Society ensure that marketing professionals in Uganda benefit from:
- The adoption of CIM Professional Marketing Competencies to establish best practices.
- The opportunity to become chartered marketers by taking up Accredited CIM qualifications and CIM Continuous Professional Development (CPD) programmes.
- Joint networking activities and shared academic exchange to strengthen the professional marketing community and encourage career development.
CIM ambassadors and representatives are responsible for engaging with Universities, building a strong network of CIM Accredited Study Centres, developing CPD programmes and engaging with Ugandan businesses to encourage recruitment of CIM qualified marketers.