Associate, Marketing Partnerships & Grants at Lagos Business School

Job Title: Associate, Marketing Partnerships & Grants | Lagos Business School | Location: Lagos

Purpose of Position

  • A marketing partnership and grant associate is to oversee the brand visibility of the Centre.
  • He/she is meant to develop the implementation of marketing strategies, initiate and manage grants as well as other fund-raising activities.
  • There needs to be a passion for leadership and/or ethics and a desire to see the Centre attain a pivotal role in responsible leadership. A CKCRLE marketing associate will lead the Centre’s.
  • This role is a pioneer role, and a lot of creativity, leadership of self and others is required. The associate is to make contributions which: support the practice of responsible leadership, contribute to the advancement of leadership and ethics in theory and practice by securing grants/financial support through online and in person engagements of grantors, c-suite executives, senior managers and professionals in the public, private and social sectors and support LBS research community to create high-quality teaching materials and research outputs.
  • The centre should be known in Africa for its impact on responsible leadership. Therefore, the ideal candidate should have some understanding and passion for leadership and ethics, research in this field, programme design, content creation & brand visibility. He/She should also understand the role the Centre plays in the larger Lagos Business School mission, focus, and values.

Essential Key Responsibilities
Include but are not limited to:

  • Define and manage the Centre’s brand
  • Conduct campaign management for marketing initiatives
  • Produce marketing and campaign materials
  • Create content for the website and social media outlets
  • Monitor and manage social media
  • Produce internal and external communication
  • Source for and manage grants and sponsorships
  • Lead the centre’s brand development and management (Centre’s programmes publicity and related activties)
  • Identify and explore local and international trends and opportunities in leadership for the centre and LBS as a whole
  • Develop and manage work plans and communication plans of the Centre’s marketing activities
  • Manage Centre conferences and stakeholder forums planning, financial management and reporting Centre programmes.

Requirements
Education:

  • Minimum of a Degree in Humanities or Social Sciences
  • Postgraduate training and membership of a related professional body is an added advantage.

Experience:

  • Minimum of Two (2) years of working experience preferably in a think-tank, research institute, or consulting/advisory firm.
  • Experience in digital marketing, content creation /design, business development and project management.

Competencies Required:
Generic Competencies:

  • Leadership skills
  • Stakeholder engagement and customer service skills
  • Planning and organisational skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to think strategically and to manage self
  • Flexible and adaptable
  • Digital marketing skills.

Technical Competencies:

  • Strong research and knowledge generation capabilities
  • Strategic in approach
  • Budgeting and financial analysis skills
  • Relationship management skills
  • Strong reporting and presentation skills
  • Research and Database management skills
  • Creativity
  • Amiableness
  • High assimilation and work speed
  • Grant Writing
  • Fundraising.

Application Closing Date
17th June, 2022.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email.

Note

  • Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.
  • LBS offers equal employment opportunity.