Latest Communication Officer Job Vacancy in Lagos at Lagos Business School

To further enhance the quality of our workforce to enable us maintain our world-class standard, we are in search of a talented professional to fill the role of Communication Officer.

Job Title: Communication Officer

Location: Lagos
Experience: 2 year(s)

Job Objectives

To create and manage the perception of LBS as a world-class brand with in-depth local knowledge of business and management among key stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities

 Responsible for building and managing relationships with the press. Prepare and issue press invitations to media houses for major school events held throughout the year

 Responsible for generating content for the website and annual report - research and compile news stories and relevant information about the School and faculty

 Prepare and issue news releases about conferences and other major school events held throughout the year

 Liaise and manage relationships with advertising agencies for advert placements and payments

 Work closely with the graphic artist to prepare newspaper adverts, in-house fliers and posters for the school’s programmes. Monitor for quality and accuracy of content

 Work closely with the graphic artist to prepare the monthly staff newsletter after researching and compiling stories and relevant information

 Responsible for managing all internal communication

 In charge of the store of branded items

 Manage relationships with and prepare payments for vendors; keep records of all payments made

 Assist in executing cross functional projects such as the career fair, alumni exhibitions, graduation ceremonies, etc

 Any other specific or ad-hoc duty to be assigned by line manager from time to time

Technical Skills Requirements

 Business writing, journalistic and administrative skills

 Organisational and planning skills

 Good knowledge of corporate communication/ public relations

 Excellent written and verbal communication skills

 Creative writing skills and conceptualization

 Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to interact at all levels in the organisation

 Ability to manage multiple projects & work under tight deadlines

 Self-motivated with a zeal for continuous professional improvement

 Ability to manage multiple projects.

Minimum Qualification & Experience

Bachelors’ degree in any discipline (preferably Mass communication)

Cognate Experience:

2-3years experience in a similar role in a medium/large service industry.

Application Mode

Interested candidates from within and outside the school should send their CVs to: 

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted. LBS offers equal employment opportunity to all applicants.

Deadline: 13th December, 2013.

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