Brand & Communications Vacancy @ EMTS-Etisalat Nigeria

Are you a brand and communication expert? Do you have what it takes to implement communication strategy for any products or services? Then Etisalat Nigeria is looking for you. Etisalat Nigeria is currently recruiting for “Manager, Marketing Communications” position in its Brand & Communications Team. The position will report to “Head, Marketing Communications” and is based in Lagos. The candidate will be expected to coordinate and ensure implementation of Etisalat Nigeria’s marketing communications strategy for all segments, products and services.

The Principal Functions include:

  • Execute marketing communications plans for promotions, events/sponsorships and other marketing activities/initiatives
  • Maintain quality and consistency of marketing/ brand communications (graphic and print materials) in relation to preferred brand image and established specifications/standards
  • Monitor activities of vendors and media agencies to ensure adherence with service level agreements (SLAs)
  • Keep abreast of marketing communications global and local best practices in relation to team/ unit activities
  • Maintain standards of specificity and clarity in addressing information needs of target markets regarding products and services offerings
  • Develop, maintain and continuously improve accessibility by relevant users (existing and potential customers) to accurate product and service information
  • Implement the unit’s work programmes and plans in line with agreed-upon procedures and guidelines
  • Plan and manage the human and material resources of the unit/ team to optimize performance and morale and enhance productivity
  • Manage inter- and intra-functional relations to ensure synergy within and across departments
  • Provide leadership and guidance to team members and manage subordinates’ performance towards achievement of overall team objectives
  • Prepare/ compile agreed periodic activity and performance reports for the attention of the Head, Marketing Communications

The candidate will be expected to have first degree or equivalent in Humanities and/or Social Sciences. Relevant postgraduate/ professional qualification will be an advantage. The candidate will also be required to have the following experiences and skills:

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel & Powerpoint)
  • Between five (5) and eight (8) years directly relevant experience in creative writing, copy, and strategy

If this looks like something that interests you, send your updated CV to on or before 20h May 2011 (subject of mail: MANAGER, MARKETING COMMUNICATIONS)

*Only qualified candidates shall be shortlisted and contacted