Communications Manager, Kampala, Uganda, Kampala, Uganda
The Communications Manager will be responsible for the following:
Implement and monitor the programme communications strategy.
Plan the marketing and communications strategies for specific areas of NU-TEC MD's work and different audiences. Work with the programme and senior management team to put the strategy into practice.
Lead the design and development of creative communication and marketing products - presentations, briefings, etc. that will maximize NU-TEC MD's message, support programme objectives, and contribute to the research sector.
Develop and edit communication materials like newsletters, blogs, press releases, and similar marketing materials to promote NU-TEC MD's products and services. This includes promoting NU-TEC MD's interventions to the private sector and farmers in Uganda to promote 'crowding-in'.
Implement NU-TEC MD's communication plan to increase brand awareness.
Postgraduate degree in communications, journalism, or related, relevant subject or BS degree in communications, journalism, or related field with 8 years relevant experience.
7+ years' work experience and at least 5 years of demonstrated experience in the Communication component of a development program, markets systems program, private enterprise, or media house.
Experience in M4P, Value chain Development or Private sector development programs, or investment promotion programs.
Experience using marketing tools and techniques to increase the visibility, profile, and reputation of an organization.