Corporate Communications Officer Job in Kenya

About the Role

BURN is looking for a Corporate
Communications Officer who will be responsible for developing and
executing effective communication strategies that promote and protect the
reputation of the organization.

They will work closely with the
Director of External Relations and Head of Communications to create messaging
that enhances the company’s brand, supports the policy teams, initiates, and
manages crisis communication, and ensures that all external communication is
aligned with the organization’s goals and values.

Duties and Responsibilities:


Develop and execute corporate
communication strategies that promote and protect the organization’s
reputation.

Develop messaging and content for
external communication, including press releases, speeches, presentations, and
other materials that enhance the organization’s brand and promote its values.

Create and maintain relationships with
media outlets, journalists, and other stakeholders to ensure that the
organization’s message is accurately and positively portrayed in the media.

Manage crisis communication and ensure
that all external communication is consistent and timely during challenging
times.

Respond to media inquiries and perform
media outreach to achieve brand placement in publications.

Collaborate with cross-functional
teams to identify and craft messages that are aligned with the company’s
vision, mission, and values.

Monitor and analyse industry trends
and best practices to ensure that the organization’s corporate communication
strategies remain innovative and effective.

Develop and manage employee feedback
mechanisms and surveys to gather insights and measure the effectiveness of
external communication strategies.

Develop and manage corporate social
responsibility (CSR) initiatives and programs that align with the
organization’s values and enhance its reputation.

Ensure all communications are
consistent, accurate, and aligned with the company’s tone of voice and
messaging guidelines.

Key Deliverables

Digital marketing plan and materials

Carbon blog or regular newsletter

Investor and buyer pitch decks

Factsheets for each project

Regular external reports on the carbon
business

Awareness of & readiness for key
events

Developing novel ways to
advertise/connect with potential buyers & investors.

Skills and Experience:

Bachelor’s degree in communications,
Public Relations, Marketing, or a related field.

3-5 years of experience in corporate
communications, public relations, or related roles.

Excellent written and verbal
communication skills.

Strong interpersonal skills with the
ability to build relationships and influence stakeholders.

Ability to work collaboratively across
teams and departments.

Strong project management skills with
the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.

Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.

Knowledge of best practices in
corporate communication, crisis management, and media relations.

Must possess exceptional writing
skills and be able to compose engaging and accurate content that resonates
with external audiences.

Strong communicator who works well
independently and with a team

Understand the best practices of main
social media channels including Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, etc.

Must be resourceful and take
initiative even when given minimal direction.

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