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KPMG – Our client, a reputable Institute within the Financial Services Sector, is recruiting suitable candidates to fill the position below:
Our client is recruiting a Head, Corporate Communication & External Relations & Brand Management who will oversee the internal and external communications of the institute, ensuring its messages are consistent and engaging.
The individual will drive and promote the image and activities of the Institute and refresh the institute’s brand and overall marketing perception.
Skills and Capabilities
Create informative and interesting press releases, press kits, newsletters, and related marketing materials.
Implement the corporate brand positioning agenda for the institute as well execute internal communications and employer branding strategies that foster alignment and attract elite talent
Develop and implement effective communication strategies that build members loyalty programmes, brand awareness, and customer satisfaction.
Provide communications advisory for the institute’s wide business objectives, projects and goals
Build robust information architecture maintaining an up-to-date library of archive and reference material.
Support the identification and development of strategic alliances to further improve the institute’s reputation and image as a thought leader
Plan and manage the design, content, and production of all marketing materials and prepare detailed media activity reports.
Work with the various divisions/units to generate new ideas and strategies.
Take ownership of the institute’s digital channels ensuring the accuracy and relevance of information at all times.
Create communication and marketing strategies for new products and services, launches, events, and promotions.
Lead the marketing and public relations staff.
Coordinate the management of incidents, issues and crises to clearly defined and communicated process group wide carrying stakeholders along
Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or relevant field or;
Master’s Degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or relevant field
Professional qualifications such as ACIB is an added advantage
Minimum of 5 years experience in a similar role
Experience working on successful rebranding or marketing campaigns for a reputable financial institution will be an added advantage
Strong technical writing and business writing skills with the ability to produce compelling and professional written content for publication via reputable international and regional news media
Strong capabilities in media content development, marketing communication, media relations, digital marketing, event marketing, and B2B/B2C brand management.
Proven understanding of (and competence in) B2B/B2C brand positioning and marketing communication with an industry reputation for successful execution
Basic knowledge of the financial services sector
Strong strategic planning, problem solving and execution skills with an eye for detail and accuracy.
Good leadership, supervisory, coaching, mentoring and people management skills
Strong influencing and negotiation skills with an ability to engage with others to achieve positive results.
Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to build rapport across various stakeholders and effectively communicate and interact with top level management.
High personal ambitions, drive and strong work ethic.
Ability to act with integrity, professionalism and confidentiality.
Application Closing Date