Job Vacancy- Marketing and PR/Communications Executive
Duma Works is recruiting a Marketing and Public Relations /Communications executive for one of our clients. The company is one of the most prominent sports club in Kenya.
KEY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
a)Implementation of communication strategies.
b)Source and promote all the clubs banqueting functions and outside catering.
c)To assist in the development of good internal and external communications.
d)Ensure a high level of customer service, handle complaints and bring them to the attention of the relevant departmental head
e)To source gift items for the various club functions: going out to obtain samples and to check quality and prices, and to liaise with the Purchasing/Procurement Manager on their procurement
f)To handle queries on branding opportunities at the club, both indoor and outdoor and advice on correct pricing for billboards on the premises.
g)To coordinate successful and timely release of newsletters and other internal communications and to work with the relevant departments as appropriate
h)Sell advertising space for the bi-annual newsletter.
i)Liaise with the media to ensure adequate media coverage for the PSC events.
j)Attend Editorial board and Marketing Subcommittee meetings
k)Co-ordinate logistics for all club functions
a) Timely release of newsletters with adequate advertising revenue
b)Smooth running of specific events and functions
c)Effective promotion of all club functions and services
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
- B.Com in Marketing or equivalent University qualification /advanced Diploma in marketing Communication or PR and relevant experience.
- Minimum of three years in Sales and Marketing preferably in hotel industry
- Proven knowledge and experience in organizing PR events and functions
- Well developed PR and communication skills at all staff and community levels
- Excellent customer service skills
- Sharp knowledge of market trends
- Good public image and personality
Please forward your CV and quick summary (one paragraph) on why you’re interested in the position to [email protected] marking the subject as “2523”, Your Full name & Phone number e.g. 2523 Barack Obama, +2547xxxxxxxx. If you don’t follow these instructions, your application will not go through.
Deadline for receiving applications: 18th November 2016
* You will receive a confirmation email and an alert to take a basic screening test over SMS or online. The email with the test may not arrive immediately. Please be patient. The email/SMS test will typically be 5-8 questions to help us understand your background. Regular SMS rates apply to the test. If you have any issues with the process, please reach out to +254702093793.
If you apply and don’t meet these minimum qualifications, we won’t be able to forward your application to the employer.
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