HR Leverage Africa - Our client, a Pharmaceutical company is currently recruiting to suitably qualified candidate to fill the position below:
Job Title: Brand and Communications Manager
We are currently in need of a Brand and Communications Manager who will be responsible for designing and creating a brand strategy for a company's target market and incorporating this strategy in the company's communications.
The ideal person will also be responsible for Media Planning and Stakeholder Management / Govt. Relations.
Carry out market research so as to stay current on customer trends, as well as monitoring the competition.
Analyze brand positioning and consumer insights
Create, execute, and manage marketing programs and campaigns.
Create and maintain a favorable brand image.
Analyze and report on success of marketing campaigns.
Maintain contact with vendors and distributors to get critical input on how product design and implementation can be improved.
Assist in product design and rebranding.
Create informative and interesting press releases, press kits, newsletters, and related marketing materials.
Define and manage the brand communication strategy using a variety of media.
Respond to communication-related issues in a timely manner.
Bachelor's degree in Commerce, Marketing, Advertising, Communication, or relevant field.
5+ years prior experience working in a marketing or communications role
Proven success designing and executing marketing and communications strategies and campaigns
Experience managing a brand across multiple markets.
Proven experience creating targeted content is advantageous.
Strong knowledge of communication practices and techniques.
Up to date on industry trends and able to stay ahead of the curve
Excellent organizational and project management skills and ability to meet deadlines
Strong (spoken and written) communication skills.
Relationship management skills
Application Closing Date
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: email@example.com using the job title as the subject of the application.