Friday, October 18, 2013

Account Manager - PR and Communications (Nairobi)

Account Manager - PR and Communications
 
Nairobi, Kenya   
 
Company Description

Our Client is part of a Group of companies whose primary focus areas are in Advertising, PR, Communication, Marketing and Branding.

Main Purpose of the Job

The Job holder will support in creating and managing positive image of the company's clients. 

This position will support in developing and implementing PR Strategy for marketing and brand campaigns.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support in developing and implementing PR Strategy for marketing and brand campaigns;
  • Effectively manage media enquiries, converting them to positive, equity-building coverage or mitigating negative coverage;
  • Work directly with local and national media partners to maximize earned media coverage for marketing campaigns;
  • Successfully meet set revenue targets;
  • Contact media outlets to organise for press coverage, events and conferences;
  • Write and edit media materials, such as press releases, newsletters, reports and presentations;
  • Conduct media audits and coverage assessments as needed for the clients;
  • Carry out desktop research to keep abreast with the industry trends.
Qualifications

Education - Diploma in Marketing or related field
 
Experience - 1-2 years experience
 
Knowledge 
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office software
  • Proficient in social media
  • Social and economic knowledge
  • Event organization
Required Skills
  • Strong presentation and facilitation skills
  • Good interpersonal skills 
  • Effective communication skills (both written and oral in English and Kiswahili)
How to Apply


Due to the large volumes of applications received; only shortlisted candidates for this position will be contacted.




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