Executive Director (PR and Communication) Job in Nairobi, Kenya (150K) 2019
Career Employment Kenya: Executive Director (PR and Communication) Job in Nairobi, Kenya (150K) 2019
Job Description: Today Work Kenya

Vacant Position: Executive Director (PR and Communication)

Location: Nairobi

Salary: 100K – 150K

Nature of Job: Full time

Summary: Our client a Public Relations, Advertising Agency and Corporate Communications agency is looking to engage an Executive Director who will be in charge of overall planning, directing, and coordinating the company and offer support to ensure revenue generation and overall profitability of the business by giving strategic directions.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • In charge of overall planning, directing, and coordinating the company and offer support to ensure revenue generation and overall profitability of the business by giving strategic directions.
  • Act as a public speaker and public relations representative of the company in ways that strengthen its profile.
  • Create complete business plans for the attainment of goals and objectives set by the board of directors.
  • Increases management’s effectiveness by orienting, training, coaching, counseling, communicating values, strategies, and objectives; assigning accountabilities; planning, monitoring, appraising job results and developing incentives.
  • Ensure the teams are productive and work as per the company’s standards.
  • Report on projects progress to the Directors.
  • Oversee different client accounts and ensure that the company generates more revenues from different projects from the same client.
  • Oversee business development activities and act as lead in pitching for new business by offering strategies to be applied in achieving the same.
  • Develop budgets for various clients and projects.
  • Facilitate integration of marketing, brand development and involve other departments in the generation of Big Ideas. Keeping abreast of emerging behaviors, technologies, and companies that are changing our client’s businesses.
  • Development of marketing programs including the writing and sharing of strong creative briefs that will result in creative communications that are strategic in regards to clients need and be within deadlines set.
  • Define project objectives, set key performance metrics, and establish project approach
  • Assist in the development of proposals based on different client briefs that helps in solving our client’s needs.
  • Perform competitive analysis and identify gaps and opportunities in the marketplace.
  • Develop Public Relations strategies, communication campaigns, proposals, work plans and reports
  • Involvement in the process of tendering -Developing work plans and methodologies.

Key Requirements

  • Over 5 years’ experience working in a busy PR/ Communications and Advertising agency
  • MSc/MA & BA in business administration /Mass communication/PR and Communication
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Self-directed and highly motivated individual
  • Experience in developing strategies and plans
  • Strong understanding of corporate finance and measures of performance
  • In depth knowledge of corporate governance principles and managerial best practices
  • An analytical mind capable for “out-of-the-box” thinking to solve problems
  • Outstanding organization and leadership abilities
  • Excellent communication (oral and written) and public speaking skills

How to Apply:

Qualified candidates are encouraged to send CVs quoting relevant skills, qualifications and experience to careers@britesmanagement.com

Interviews will be done on a rolling basis until the position is filled.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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