PR Manager Job Vacancy in Kenya
A local medium-sized PR agency is looking for a PR Manager to manage all elements of its operations.
The holder of this position will report to the Board of Directors, and is responsible for the following roles, among others:
Roles & Responsibilities
- Manage and grow the existing client portfolio, consisting of some leading and demanding corporate organizations in the country
- Manage the day-to-day operations of the agency, including mentoring, giving guidance, motivating and managing a team of client service executives, business development personnel, administration, as well as creative/design teams.
- Identify existing business opportunities both from within the existing clients as well as scouting for new clients
- Manage and maintain satisfactory relations with senior managers from the existing and prospective client portfolios
- This position calls for an all-rounded candidate, and shall be solely responsible for all the operations of the agency
- Minimum of 6 years working experience in PR, corporate communications and Events management. Experience in an advertising agency at a senior level would be a definite advantage
- A degree in Public Relations or Communication or Journalism.
- A relevant Masters degree will be an added advantage
- Member of Public Relations Society of Kenya (attach certificate)
- Excellent verbal and written communications skills
- Excellent people skills
- Excellent organization skills with attention to detail
- Proven track record of national and regional media relations; ability to build relationships in new sectors and verticals
- Experience in creating and managing key marketing initiatives
- Experience in building relationships with stakeholders at senior level
- Demonstrated confidence with agency and client teams
- Aptitude to work independently, manage and motivate teams
- Ability to identifying business opportunities in order to grow profitability of the agency.
Application to be send to email@example.com before or on Friday 15th June 2018.
NB: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.