Head Of Corporate Communications And Marketing

Job Summary


 

MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB:
The Position exists will lead the strategic marketing communications and operational delivery of activity for the organisation. You will define and drive the brand to a range of stakeholders. tailoring messaging and developing marketing campaigns and activity. Building and leading a new marketing team, you will be key to further developing our brand proposition and to providing marketing direction across the organisation to support the three key areas of work.

 

Duties And Responsibilities


 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
• Manages the brand to ensure consistent communication of the organisation’s mission and values across all channels and will ensure that the integrity of the brand is maintained and always promoted
• Acts as spokesperson for the organisation and media liaison
• Develops and oversees the delivery of a corporate communications strategy to build the organisation’s brand and reputation. including writing and editing effective copy
• Monitors and measures the effectiveness of all marketing/communications activities
• Identifies and effectively utilizes a range of channels to deliver successful results including above the line, direct and digital marketing
• Engages media both public and private to position the brand strategically in the minds of the target customer through press conferences, press releases etc
• Develops a stakeholder engagement strategy to maximize relationships with clients, investors, partners, and intermediaries

Establishes and implements a coherent corporate social investment policy and programmes which complements the organisation’s business thrust to Corporate social investment programmes and sponsorship arise in line with the organisation’s established policy.

Qualifications And Experience


 

JOB SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
• A good communicator
• Good report 8 writing skills.
• Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
• Unquestionable integrity.
• Exceptional attention to detail, and talent for accuracy and precision
• Deep understanding of corporate communications and stakeholder issues
QUALIFICATION AND EXPERIENCE
• 5 Ordinary levels including Mathematics and English
• Master’s in Marketing. Communications Science, or Integrated Communications or equivalent
• BSc in Communication, Marketing, Media Studies, Business Studies, or related field
• IMM qualification is an added advantage
• Diploma in Journalism, Marketing, Mass Communication or equivalent
• 10 years’ experience in Corporate Communication field and 5 years’ experience at Senior Management level
• A member of Marketers Association of Zimbabwe or Institute of Public Relations of Zimbabwe
• Clean Class 4 Driver’s license

 

How To Apply


 

Application letters with detailed resumes, certified copies of national ID, academic and professional certificates with three traceable referees should be submitted not later than 21 March 2022 at 4:30pm to:
The Director Administration and Human Resources
ZINARA
Stand No 489 Runiville, Glenroy Crescent, Highlands, Harare
Or email vacancies2022@zinara.co.zw
CLEARLY INDICATING THE POSITION APPLIED FOR ON THE SUBJECT
Candidates outside Harare can lodge their applications at the nearest Zinara Provincial Offices