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Communications Specialist Jobs in Africa

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Jhpiego

Quality Improvement Program / MERL Optimizer - Gombe

Gombe, Nigeria

Communications Specialist

Closing: Jul 24, 2024

6 days remaining

Published: Jul 4, 2024 (15 days ago)

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Requirements

• Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, or a related field.

• Proven experience in a communications role.

• Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills.

• Strong understanding of social media platforms and best practices.

• Experience with content management systems and digital marketing tools.

• Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.

• Strong organisational and event planning skills.

• Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines.

• Proficiency in MS Office and design software (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite) is a plus.

• Creative thinker with excellent problem-solving skills.

• Detail-oriented with strong analytical abilities.

• Proactive and able to work independently.

• Strong interpersonal and communication skills.


Responsibilities

Requirements

• Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, Public Relations, or a related field.

• Proven experience in a communications role.

• Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills.

• Strong understanding of social media platforms and best practices.

• Experience with content management systems and digital marketing tools.

• Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams.

• Strong organisational and event planning skills.

• Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines.

• Proficiency in MS Office and design software (e.g., Adobe Creative Suite) is a plus.

• Creative thinker with excellent problem-solving skills.

• Detail-oriented with strong analytical abilities.

• Proactive and able to work independently.

• Strong interpersonal and communication skills.


Communication Strategy Development:

• Lead the development of a brand & communications strategy engaging top-level management in the process

• Implement the strategy by ensuring consistency in messaging and brand voice across all communication channels.

Content Creation and Management:

• Create content for various platforms including press releases/announcements on social media channels and the company website.

• Manage and maintain the company’s social media presence including engagement.

• Maintaining a comprehensive database of texts, photos, audios, videos, testimonials etc. ensuring it is organised, up-to-date and accessible.

Internal and External Communications:

• Assist in the ad-hoc creation of internal and external communication to keep employees, clients, and other stakeholders informed and engaged.

• Ensure consistency with brand & communications strategy

Media Relations and Monitoring:

• Manage media relationships to enhance the company’s public image.

• Prepare and distribute press releases and other media communications.

Event Management:

• Organise and manage events, including press conferences, corporate events, stakeholder visits and community outreach initiatives.

Crisis Communication:

• Assist in crisis communication planning and execution.

Metrics and Analysis

• Analyse the results of communication efforts and measure the effectiveness of strategies.

• Make data-driven recommendations for improvement.


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