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Call for Application - PR & Digital Communications Manager

 

Position: PR & Digital Communications Manager

About this position

The PR & Digital Communications Manager is responsible for conceptualizing and executing public relations strategies designed to create and maintain a favorable public image for both the agency and the agency’s clients. This includes, but is not limited to establishing and maintaining working relationships with media networks and relevant stakeholders and influencers, cultivating and managing strong media and strategies in line with client/agency and offering media counsel to them. The PR & Digital Communications Manager is also instrumental in delivering and driving; superior client relationships, brand reputation and account growth.

Required skills:

Extensive knowledge of the principles, practices and techniques of oral and written communication. This includes the ability to write and break down complex and technical terms into easy to digest material for given audiences. Ability to self-express in a logical and comprehensible manner, including but not limited to ability to present in a clear and logical manner. Interpersonal skills to facilitate work with a wide range of individuals and groups. Should be a team player with abilities to lead teams to achieve desired results. Ability to interview people and gathering and synthesizing information from many sources as well as documenting this information in a usable way. Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications especially Microsoft Excel, Word and Power Point as well as use of the internet. New and social media skills including; community management, content generation and management, digital strategy.

Desired education and experience:

A bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication, Public Relations or the equivalent. Experience of three years in journalism or Public Relations is a must. If you are up to the challenge, email your resume and cover letter to jobs@fireworks-advertising.com There’s no need to submit academic papers at this stage. The application deadline is May 16, 2016. We look forward to receiving your application.