Jobs at Enterprise African Network

The Enterprise African Network is a key instrument in the AU's strategy to boost growth and jobs. Bringing together close to 600 business support organisations from more than 50 countries, we help small companies seize the unparalleled business opportunities in the AU Single Market.

Public Relation Officer
Location: Lagos
Experience: 1 year(s)
Course of Study: Public Administration
Required Grade: Not Specified
Job Descriptions

    Public relation officer creates a connection or serves as liaisons between organizations.
    He/She provides information to the public and builds relationships with groups, such as the media, funding organizations and government agencies.
    He/She aims to build a greater understanding of issues and can use their skills to encourage the public.

Duties include:

    Planning publicity strategies and campaigns
    Writing and producing presentations and press releases
    Dealing with enquiries from the public, the press, and related organisations
    Organizing promotional events such as press conferences, exhibitions, tours and visits
    Speaking publicly at interviews, press conferences and presentations
    Providing clients with information about new opportunities
    Commissioning or undertaking relevant market research
    Liaising with clients, managerial and journalistic staff about budgets, timescales and objectives

Required Qualification

    Degree in Public Administration or other related field
    1-2 years Experience

Key Skills:

    Excellent communication skills both orally and in writing
    Excellent interpersonal skills
    Good IT skills
    Relationship management
    Presentation skills
    Ability to prioritise and plan effectively
    Awareness of different media agendas

Personal Attributes:

    Be honest and trustworthy
    Be respectful
    Possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
    Be flexible
    Demonstrate sound work ethic

Application Closing Date
21st December, 2015.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their application letters and CV's to:

Note: Strictly for Lagos residence, interested candidate(s) should apply.