Researcher

ABOUT ROLE PROFILE

Full responsibility for all the research work for all communications to Harambee
audiences (internal and external).

Full responsibility for all the research work for all communications to Harambee
audiences (internal and external).

  • Collecting and analysing data on market trends, international relations
    and stakeholder needs to develop marketing strategies and related
    marketing materials for external and internal communication.
  • Providing insights and recommendations on local and international
    landscape, and market trends to help create informed marketing and
    communications decisions.
  • Writing, editing and proofreading press releases, blog articles, social
    media content, case studies and reports, including the writing of
    internal communications content for mailers, one-pagers, posters, and
    related communications.
  • Working with our P.R and Communications agencies to develop
    effective communications campaigns.
  • Partner to manage the communications on HubSpot (Customer
    Relationship Management)
  • Supporting the Social Media Manager in managing the blog on our
    website using WordPress.
  • Partner to continuously improve employee engagement and facilitate
    relevant communications interventions (reputation, crisis and
    stakeholder communications);
  • Work with the Communications manager to create excellent
    communications
ROLE REQUIREMENTS

Experience

  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in advertising, marketing, and/or
    communications
  • Must have a relevant qualification in Marketing, International Relations,
    Journalism or Communications
  • Strong technical skills in marketing tools such as HubSpot, Canva,
    PowerPoint,
  • Adobe Creative Cloud and WordPress would be advantageous.
  • Deep knowledge of marketing, communications, and public relations
  • Highly motivated, well organised, detail-oriented, creative and
    innovative, and possess good time management skills.
  • Must be able to multi-task, do market research and analyse results
    effectively.
  • Ability to prioritise and influence stakeholders.
COMPETENCIES
  • Communication Skills – Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Ability to clearly articulate messages to a variety of audiences.
  • Excellent active listening skills
  • Relationship Management Skills – Ability to establish and maintain strong relationships with internal and external stakeholders. Ability to influence others and move toward a common vision or goal.
  • Work planning & Prioritization – Organised with a natural inclination for planning strategy and tactics. Ability to prioritise and manage the workload effectively.
  • Ability to adapt and respond to emerging issues, short deadlines, and other challenges.
  • Ability to thrive in a matrix system – A natural ability to thrive in a fast-paced, high-change, agile environment.
  • An Inclination to simplicity – The ability to simplify complex concepts and make these understandable to various audiences.

Role Level: Generalist – Communications Strategy

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