Manager External Relations (Public Relations) at MTN Nigeria


Full Job Description

  • To develop and maintain third party advocacy relationships for MTNN.
  • Implementation of media relations’ strategy.
  • Develop and maintain corporate events/protocol strategy
  • Developing and deploying content & strategies that shape perception of MTN in line with business objectives;
  • Developing issues management strategies and ensuring that the MTN perspective gains acceptance in the media/public spaces;
  • Drive strategy that would ensure MTN has influence and commands respect in the traditional media and among personalities and institutions useful to MTN;
  • Developing viable platforms to harness advocates and promote the MTN point of view;
  • Identify & exploit initiatives, causes, situations, facts that elicit empathy and understanding of the MTN point of view;
  • Build goodwill for MTN through leveraging strategic sponsorships and other PR deployments;
  • Organize high quality events at maximum value extraction which perpetuate a positive perception of MTN.

job condition

  • Normal MTNN working conditions
  • May be required to work extended hours

Experience & Training

  • B.Sc. in public relations or in a related discipline.
  • Membership of professional PR association is necessary
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in an area of specialization; with experience in supervising/managing others
  • Experience working in a medium to large organization
  • Experience in media management in a world-class organization / multinational
  • Experience in managing corporate events as well as corporate sponsorship strategy
  • Experience in developing and executing external communication strategies, stakeholder engagement & information channel manageme

Minimum qualification BA, BEd, BSc or HND

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About MTN Group

MTN Group Limited, formerly M-Cell, is a South African multinational mobile telecommunications company, operating in many African, European and Asian countries. Its head office is in Johannesburg.


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