Nestlé Nigeria

Corporate Communications Specialist

  • Full Time

Corporate Communications Specialist

Location:  Head Office
Company: Nestlé Nigeria
Position Type: Full-time
Minimum Educational qualification: Bachelor’s Degree

Minimum Relevant work experience: Minimum 8 years of relevant experience.                                                                                                                                                                         

Position Summary

Joining Nestlé means you are joining the largest food and Beverage Company in the world.  At our very core, we are a human company driven by our purpose to enhance the quality of life and contribute to a healthier future. 

Nestlé Nigeria is currently looking for a Corporate Communications Specialists who will be responsible for ensuring the planning and execution of the Corporate Communication strategy and for providing expertise to build trust and raise Nestlé’s profile while managing the media and internal audiences.

A day in the life of…
  • Define and ensure the execution of the annual communication plan for our Creating Shared Value/Nutrition Health and Wellness initiatives across the country/cluster (external/internal audiences)
  • Manage relationships with Media (local, international) while identifying opportunities to amplify our positive story and  strengthen Media relationships
  • Write and edit press releases, articles, position statements and other content
  • Draft and edit Social Media Posts
  • Deliver briefing materials for interviews
  • Provide communications expertise to internal stakeholders for  internal and external engagements
  • Manage the media database (journalist, editors, bloggers)
  • Coordinate with agencies to ensure consistency of messages in all communications materials  (newsletters, brochures, etc.)
What will make you successful
  • Demonstrable expertise in communications: writing, editing, speaking, presenting
  • 8+ years’ experience in local and international media management/  corporate communications/  public relations, social media
  • Experience in journalism or an external communication agency desirable
  • Experience of working in different business functions
  • Experience of senior-level negotiations and conflict management plus general issues or policies
  • Demonstrated ability to manage internal stakeholder engagement

HOW DO I APPLY?

Apply by clicking on the “apply” button, follow the steps and attach a copy of your CV. The closing date for application is 25th November 2019. We will be considering applicants as they apply, so please do not delay in submitting your application. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted or given feedback.

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