Communications Lead at Ventoven Limited

Communications Lead at Ventoven Limited

Communications Lead at Ventoven Limited. Ventoven is a shared services company, focused on offering top notch Human Resource Services, Procurement, IT Support and Accounting services.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title:  Communications Lead

Location: Abuja


  • The role will also be responsible for promoting and nurturing a thriving and vibrant community of Entrepreneurs by adopting series of engaging activities and events; initiating communications geared towards stimulating growth, value and overall profitability/engagement of the community.

Job Expectations

  • This role is accountable for leading the strategic development of communication plans and elevating the organization’s corporate profile.

  • Responsible for developing a consistent internal and external corporate brand messaging strategy that is reflected across all Company programs.

  • Develops communications key messages and talking points and manages the implementation across all communications programs.

  • Assist with strategic communication requirements for executive, including presentation storyboards and deck designs, interview talking points and speech writing.

Skills & Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • An in-depth knowledge of corporate communications and public relations within a business-to-business/customers and, or business-to-government communications industry((preferably in the technology industry).

  • Experience providing creative and art direction to designers to achieve corporate initiatives.

  • Experience working within a public company and promoting the organization globally.

  • Strong organization and time management skills that enable the employee to prioritize and manage a high volume of detailed work with conflicting priorities in a fast-paced environment.

  • Excellent communication skills to facilitate routine and accelerated work requests with suppliers and manage internal corporate expectations.

  • Immense personal initiative is required to anticipate requests before they are received.

  • A positive and professional team player attitude that works well under pressure and is flexible and responsible.

  • Attention to detail and a good head for numbers.

  • A robust understanding of the tech ecosystem.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Word, Excel), and online communications tools (WordPress, Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, YouTube, etc.)

Experience/Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, Business or a related field.

  • 2-3 years professional experience in business-to-business/customer and, or business-to-government communications (preferably in the technology industry).

  • Experience in managing programs, with a “roll up the sleeves and get it done” approach. Must be able to work independently.

  • 2-3 years experience in a corporate or marketing communications role within the communications industry.

  • Minimum 3 years experience managing communications resources, including internal and external relationships, vendors and agencies.

  • Proven experience with strategic planning, messaging strategy, corporate communications, public relations, brand development, content development, writing, web and social media, project management, presentation development, vendor/agency management, budget management, presentation development.

  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time (including international travel).

  • Proven experience in working with senior-level executives

  • Must provide the following professional references as applicable:

    • Previous supervisor(s),

    • Previous direct report(s) (if applicable),

    • And previous vendor(s) and/or client(s).

Application Closing Date

31st December, 2018.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:

Click here to apply online

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