Social Media Officer-Marketing – Royal Media Group – Nairobi

Ref: HRD/SMO/5/ 2022
Royal Media Services Limited is seeking to recruit a highly qualified person for the above position. Reporting to the Marketing Director, the job holder will be responsible for the creation of wholesome, appealing, and exciting content across the RMS brands’ social media pages, for the purpose of creating demand for the said brands, within our online target audience. He/she will promote all online & traditional platforms in a bid to grow the market share & maximize revenue.

The Social Media Officer’s role will include the following:-
Come up with both long-term and short-term strategies for each of the RMS brands, on Social Media for approval and execution.
Coordinate the internal processes around the creation and uploading of the Social Media Messaging.
Monitor Consumer Feedback and Questions and Concerns shared on our Social Media Platforms and coordinate timely responses.
Ensure all social media platforms are updated regularly with the latest information.
Advise supervisor on new trends in online tools, applications, channels, design & strategy
Liaise with the Commercial Teams to create campaigns that can be commercialized
Execute & monitor internal and external social media communication campaigns
Monitor campaign feedback & adjust or augment campaigns accordingly

Skills and Personal Attributes
Must have excellent Communication & Writing skills
Must have strong analytical skills
Understand Media Laws & Media Ethics
Must be self-driven, assertive, punctual & organized
Must be social media savvy, innovative, creative, and passionate about this space.
Must be a team player, dynamic & able to work under demanding circumstances
The ideal candidate must have a working knowledge of online technology and online news best practices and an appreciation of the business processes, protocols, and controls
Demonstrate professional approach and appearance including enthusiasm, drive, commitment, honesty, trust, and loyalty
Keep abreast of evolving trends through continuous professional education in the area of digital platforms
Academic and Professional Experience
University Graduate in Communication, Media, Public Relations or a related field from a recognized University
Demonstrated capacity in managing social media accounts
Experience working with media houses will be an added advantage.

Method of Application
If you find this a good challenge and you qualify, please send your application and CV to Quote the code as Subject of the mail. The closing date will be Friday June 3 2022 at 5pm. Please note only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.