Corporate Communications Manager Job By iRecruiters Africa

Corporate Communications Manager

iRecruiters Africa

Corporate Communications Manager Job Vacancy By iRecruiters Africa

A Corporate Communications ManagerJob Vacancy is currently available by iRecruiters Africa. Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified individuals who possess all the below-listed criteria.

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About Company:

Our client is a renowned International retail shop dealer of a variety of food products, household goods and small appliances at a discounted rate.

Job Summary:

The primary objective of the role will be to contribute to the bottom-line growth of the business by enhancing brand visibility and driving positive brand reputation related results for the company through strategic internal and external communications and promoting a positive perception of the brand among all stakeholders.

Corporate Communications Manager Responsibilities:

  • Build the brand awareness and enhance visibility, positive image and reputation of the business through corporate communications
  • Develop and execute effective internal and external communications strategies for the business
  • Work with the leadership team and external agencies on the development of corporate press releases and position statements for both internal and external communications
  • Review and approve all content forms created by agency partners
  • Proactively work to find storytelling opportunities that build the business brand relevance and tell stories in a variety of formats about people, products, sustainability and values behind the brand
  • Drive stakeholder-related PR activities for the business’s growing network of partners (planning, messaging, announcements, media relations and events)
  • Develop social media plans and manage social media channels
  • Write and edit all communication materials including blog posts, company website content, social media content, pitches, PR plans and related materials
  • Ensure continuous enhancement of content on the company website and ensure representation of up to date information on the internal web portals
  • Develop and manage relationships with the media and other key stakeholders
  • Develop and administer corporate social responsibility activities for the organization
  • Define key messages and prepare talking points, briefings and provide coaching to company spokespeople as needed
  • Leverage analytics and reports to determine the effectiveness and seek continual improvement of communication campaigns
  • Work closely with senior management in drafting the corporate social responsibility and sustainability framework
  • Conceptualize and implement fresh communication campaigns, partnerships and other news driving initiatives to build and sustain business
  • Develop escalation protocols for managing communication crises should they arise
  • Assist in media outreach to leverage local community relations and social responsibility projects
  • Collaborate with various stakeholders to develop and execute a plan for expansion news and community relations when opening new stores

Requirements

  • First Degree in Marketing or any related field + (MBA) as an added advantage
  • 5+ years of public relations experience preferably within a retail or FCMG environment
  • Project management certification is an added advantage
  • Experience with financial metrics, analytics and using data to inform marketing product strategy
  • Experience in developing a marketing strategy in a consumer brand agency or strategic consulting firm
  • Self-motivated, well-connected, high judgment and creative communications professional
  • Corporate and consumer PR background, preferably with retail or FMCG experience. 
  • Experience in writing clear and impactful press releases and an understanding of AP style
  • Experience in developing and executing brand campaigns
  • Significant experience in corporate communications with strong media relations background covering business, sustainability and retail press and a track record of success in driving coverage across top tier media platforms ( broadcast, print, online, and non-traditional communications opportunities), managing large stakeholders and working with multiple stakeholders
  • Extensive project management experience
  • Experience in analytical problem solving, quantitative analysis and communicating findings to senior management
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience managing projects that involve internal stakeholders and external partners
  • Outstanding attention to detail, understanding of technology and ability to communicate complex topics effectively
  • In-depth understanding of brand management
  • Must be willing to travel around the country
Benefits

Compensation: N500,000 – N600,000 Monthly Net

How To Apply For Corporate Communications Manager Job

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  • Hit the ‘APPLY NOW’ button and complete the online application form.
  • Submit your application.
  • Only the shortlisted candidates shall be contacted for the next process.
  • The application deadline was not specified.

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