Corporate Communications Consultant

Job Category: Consultant
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Kenya Nigeria Zambia
Experience: 4-5 Years
Work Mode: Hybrid

About Dev-Afrique Development Advisors  

Dev-Afrique Development Advisors is an African-led, Africa-based social-impact organization of strategy and development professionals committed to solving complex challenges on the African continent. Through our partnership with DevGlobal and DevIndia and networks across African countries, we provide high-level advisory, develop unique strategies and drive local implementation for global non-profit organizations and corporations in Sub-Saharan Africa.   

Dev-Afrique’s goal is to be the leading catalyst for sustainable development in Africa, recognized for our unwavering commitment to excellence, integrity, and innovation in creating a brighter future for all. 

Explore our previous projects on our website. 

About the Position 

Dev-Afrique is seeking a talented and dynamic Corporate Communications and Events Consultant to join our team. As a consultant, you will play a crucial role in shaping and executing our communication strategies. This role requires a creative and strategic thinker with a strong background in corporate communications, public relations, and stakeholder engagement. 

 A successful candidate will be a leader who can multitask, collaborate, and communicate expertly with diverse internal and external stakeholders.  

While this work will be variable, some of the responsibilities for this position may include:  

  • Develop and execute comprehensive communication strategies to enhance the Dev-Afrique’s brand and reputation. 
  • Collaborate with internal teams to gather information and create engaging content for various communication channels. 
  • Manage external communication, including press releases, media relations, and crisis communication. 
  • Lead partnerships, corporate sustainability and thought leadership on social impact. 
  • Create and curate content for the organization’s website, social media platforms, and other communication channels.
  • Organize and coordinate global and regional events, conferences, and webinars to promote Dev-Afrique and its partners’ initiatives. 
  • Provide communication support for internal initiatives, ensuring consistent messaging and alignment with Dev-Afrique’s goals. 
  • Prepare reports on communication activities and their impact on the organization’s objectives.

Requirements 

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, journalism, or any relevant field. 
  • 5+ years of proven experience in corporate communications, public relations, or a related role. 
  • Excellent report writing, research, presentation and verbal communication skills. 
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to multitask and meet tight deadlines. 
  • Experience with digital and social media management. 
  • Knowledge of the African social impact or international development landscape is a plus. 
  • Ability to utilize and manage content management systems such as WordPress. 
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment. 

Our Offering  

Dev-Afrique offers more than just a job; it’s a transformative experience. Join our diverse community and immerse yourself in programs that seek to shape the future of Africa. We seek individuals who are motivated to effect positive change. At Dev-Afrique, you will find a supportive environment that values your unique perspectives, nurtures creativity, and promotes collaboration. 

Our compensation package is competitive with the consulting industry in Africa. In addition to our base salary provision, we also offer the following:  

  • Pension contribution from employer  
  • Annual life assurance 
  • Individual medical and dental coverage
  • Flexible working environment  
  • Paid annual leave and leave allowance 
  • Paid sick leave 
  • Communications allowance  
  • Convenience allowance  
  • Health & fitness allowance 

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