Dorbe-Leit Consulting

Corporate Communications Officer - Nairobi

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Active since 08-04-2016 Job category Communications / PR
Location Nairobi Level Mid-Senior level
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Permanent contract
Hours 0 Salary Attractive package
Our client is a leading supermarket chain in Kenya with over 40 branches countrywide. They are to hire an experienced, dynamic and result oriented individual to fill the position of Corporate Communication Officer

Job Purpose/Summary
The job holder will be responsible for the company’s communication with different target audiences, including customers, journalists, investors, suppliers and the community. Will also advise other employees and managers on communication tasks, and use written and verbal skills to create a wide range of product and corporate communication material.

Duties and Responsibilities
• Help in the execution of proactive PR strategies to support and position the company’s brand.
• File stories for the supermarket’s news magazine.
• Help pitch for adverts from business partners for the launched Company News Magazine.
• Being the Official Photographer during all company events (CSR Activities inclusive).
• Managing the company’s website content.
• Ensuring general records keeping for the Corporate Affairs Office, Media monitoring (helping to keep track of the supermarket in the external media including Digital Media, blogs).
• Ensuring that Company’s Corporate Affairs Department have clean records and files, both soft and hard, of all memorable events/activities.

Required Qualifications

• Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism, Mass Media Communication, English or related field.
• Minimum 3-5 years of working experience in a busy media house.
• Writing and photography skills key.
• Good communication skills
• All round and able to multi-task and deal with different departments with different needs.
• Computer Literate and able to use Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, Power point and In-design.
• Well organized with good people skills

Management Skills
• High integrity and ethical standards
• Analytical skills
• Good communication and interpersonal skills for a demanding and customer focused working environment.
• Team player with excellent influencing skills
• High level of Initiative and self-drive
• Problem solving and decision-making skills.
• Skills to work efficiently & effectively with initiative and drive under tight timescales and pressure whilst maintaining attention to detail and quality
• Possess the willingness to learn, improve and adapt.



More information
This listing is a full-time job

Job category Communications / PR
Industry / Industries Retail / Wholesale
Region Kenya

Contact information

Name Dorbe Leit