Deliver communications for effective internal and external stakeholder engagement . Have a clear understanding of the organization’s strategy and deliver key messaging that is aligned. Support the brand building efforts of the Brand and Communications team. This is a fixed-term opportunity for a period of One (1) year.

Responsibilities

  • Oversee production of key strategic documents (press releases, advisory/briefing notes; speeches, op-eds, reports talking points and presentations)
  • Support the delivery of quality Press Conferences and other PR related events and activations
  • Deliver key messaging themes in line with the Organisation’s strategy
  • Deliver seamless corporate events on behalf of the organization
  • Raise the external profile of the Masterbrand and other brands through targeted communication and media execution
  • Execute an executive communication strategy to increase profile and position senior management as industry leaders through thought leadership and op-eds
  • Deliver effective external communications strategies to address critical business issues and drive sustainable growth in the organization
  • Proactively manage and maintain media relationships especially with tech/finance correspondents and key media bodies
  • Manage external agencies eg PR and Communication consultants to ensure delivery on engagements
  • Work closely with other departments and units to ensure coherence across the entire brand spectrum

Requirements

  • Qualifications: Academic Qualification: Good bachelors’ degree in relevant discipline
  • Professional Qualification(s): NIPR, APCON, CIM (not mandatory)
  • Experience (No of Relevant Years): 3 years’ experience in Brand Management and Communications, or Public Relations
  • Competencies
  • Communication
  • Relationship management
  • Resourceful and can identify requirements
  • Analytical and metrics-driven
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Skills
  • Strategic Thinking
  • Knowledge of Interswitch Product offerings and brands
  • Project Management
  • Stakeholder management

Department

Group Marketing & Corporate Communications

Location

Lagos Office   |   Contract

Deadlines

August 5, 2022

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