Communications Manager- Nairobi, Kenya

Our client, a professional services business that delivers projects, provides expertise in engineering, procurement and construction, is looking for a self-motivated Communications Manager with experience handling both internal and external business communication. Top candidates will be skilled at creating content that both engages employees and keeps stakeholders informed in Kenya and London. He/She will handle local media as well as dealing with sensitive business dealings. The ability to communicate effectively in written and oral communications is a MUST!

Key Responsibilities:
• Develop communications strategies
• Write copy for all initiatives, including marketing, sales and internal communications
• Create and manage release dates for recurring publications
• Manage projects to ensure content is publication-ready and in by the deadline
• Create and send out press releases
• Be in contact with the local press and office in London.

Qualifications/skills:
• Strong presentation and communication skills
• Excellent organizational skills and the ability to meet deadlines
• Demonstrated ability to use social media channels effectively to deliver marketing content
• At least 10 years of experience in Marketing, Communications or similar field
• Bachelor’s degree required (Master’s degree preferred)
• Experience handling the local press
• Experience doing Media briefs
• Ability to handle stress and be a self-starter
• Handled large clients

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  • Education:Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Location:Nairobi, Kenya
  • Career Level:Upper Mid level
  • Salary:Monthly gross salary: Negotiable depending on experience
  • Deadline:25th of November 2018