Head of Communication and PR (JB1819) Pinetown Market Related Responsible for planning, development and implementation of all of the Organization’s marketing communications, and public relations activities, both external and internal. Oversees develo...
REQUIREMENTS OF THE JOB :
Bachelor’s degree in journalism, marketing, public relations preferred. Graduate degree in a related field is desirable.
Minimum 10 years’ experience in senior consumer facing marketing and / or communications and / or PR roles
Experience of dealing with the media
Demonstrated ability in managing and motivating a multidisciplinary team
Able to demonstrate a broad range of professional management, communication and marketing skills
Understanding of using insights to shape strategic and operational plans
Experience of digital media platforms
Understanding of brand protection and growing value in a brand.
Able to work strategically without close supervision whilst being a key and supportive member of the Senior Management Team
Able to manage a heavy work programme, work to set priorities and achieve against targets
An analytical, numerate and disciplined thinker who has the ability to think complex issues through and produce commercially sound judgments
A committed and loyal individual, prepared to work the necessary hours to meet deadlines.
Excellent computer literacy is essential especially in MS Outlook, MS Word and MS Excel