Job Title: Communications Officer – StartHub Africa Jobs 2021
Organization: StartHub Africa
Job Location: Kampala, Uganda
StartHub Africa Profile:
StartHub Africa unlocks the potential of African changemakers to build innovative and scalable businesses across Africa. StartHub identifies and trains students through a scalable university startup program. We accelerate high-potential African startups and consult corporates and institutions.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Collaborate with StartHub sub-teams to gather relevant information/content for PR and marketing.
Create, edit and update promotional/marketing materials, publications and digital content (brochures, videos, posters/flyers, social media posts etc).
Work with communication and marketing team members to conceptualize, design and implement communications strategies for projects and campaigns.
Prepares and edits organizational materials, including presentations/workshops, blogs, newsletters and other publications for internal and external audiences.
Prepare and distribute press releases.
Responds to requests for information from the media.
Establishes and maintains cooperative relationships with partners and funders
Organize marketing and PR events, campaigns, interviews.
Seek opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships and advertising in cooperation with the sales team of StartHub.
Build long-term relationships with influencers, media houses and key stakeholders.
Track media coverage, backlinks referrals, website management and SEO and follow industry trends.
Prepare and submit PR reports.
The applicant must hold a Degree in journalism, communications, english, marketing, business or related field
Experience as a Communications or Public Relations Officer or similar or Internship
Experience managing media relations (online, broadcast and print)
Background in researching, copywriting, proofreading and editing publications
Proficient in MS Office and social media management
Strong communication ability (oral and written)
Excellent organizational skills
Creativity and problem-solving aptitude
Experience in WordPress management & SEO is a big plus
Visual design, photo and video-editing skills is a big plus (Adobe Suite)
How To Apply for StartHub Africa Jobs 2021
All interested and suitably qualified candidates should submit their applications through the link below.
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