Public Relation Manager

ABH Partners PLC

Responsible for developing and implementing an organization’s PR and media strategy, building its reputation and ensuring effective media coverage, draft or oversee the creation of media releases and content on social media, forge relationships with journalists and key influencers and manage the response to ‘crisis’ situations and also organize promotional events such as press conferences or open days and supervise film or multi-media productions about his/her organization

Attractive

Contract

Addis Ababa,
Addis Ababa

Career Level
5+ years
Type of corporation
B2B
Company size
50-100

ABH Partners Plc is a leading consultancy and human resources sourcing firm in Ethiopia with about 15 years of experience in supporting the implementation of development programs and projects. ABH exists to fuel synergistic societal growth by harnessing local knowledge and international standard. Dedicated to the betterment of societal development, technical assistance, and knowledge management, ABH has gained credibility and industry experience in the development sector in general. ABH partners would like to invite applicants who meet the below requirements to apply for the position of Public Relation Manager to be assigned in a prominent international Telecom Company/ZTE.

Required number: 1

Duty station: Ethiopia, Addis Ababa 

Employment Status: Permanent 

Salary: Attractive 

Expected Start Date: Immediately after concluding the Recruitment Process
 

Job Description

  • Plan, implement and manage public relations programs 
  • Plan and budget for PR events, programs and initiatives 
  • Help in designing and reviewing a variety of promotional and marketing materials 
  • Design and review the online content in media announcements and media kits
  • Monitor corporate image frequently and ensure it is in compliance with company brand
  • Check and manage content produced for website and social media channels
  • Develop and implement PR policies and procedures
  • Determine KPIs for PR department
  • Measure and provide reports on each PR campaign 
  • Build long-term relationships with all relevant stakeholders, such as local government, media people, politicians, etc.
  • Recruit, hire, onboard and train new members of the public relations team
  • Produce content for various speeches, events, hearings...
  • Develop and implement crisis communications advice and media strategy, as needed

Job Requirements:

  • BSc/BA in PR, communications, journalism or similar relevant fields.
  • Previous working experience as Public Relations Specialist or related fields minimum for three years.
  • A proven track record of successful PR campaigns. 
  • Excellent communication, presentation and leadership skills.
  • Outstanding organizational and time management skills.
  • Aptitude in presentation and public speaking.
  • Attention to details.
  • Good Inter-personal skills.
  • Excellent writing and editing skills and the ability to write compelling copy are a must
  • Female applicants are highly appreciated 

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