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Communications and Outreach Manager

Communications and Outreach Manager

Key Responsibilities

  • Establish feeds and channels of news/stories to maintain Silatech coverage in the local, regional, and international press, as well as online.
  • Plan and direct the dissemination of information, including the target audience, message, format and structure of communication in close coordination with Silatech’s internal stakeholders.
  • Review, track and monitor all external communications emanating from the organization for quality and consistency of message.
  • Compose and produce press releases, fact sheets, brochures, newsletters, presentations, and other public relations documents in coordination with Silatech’s Senior Management.
  • Identify Silatech-related issues, events and programs requiring media attention.
  • Develop advertising and promotional material for program units, working with Silatech staff and outside vendors as needed to determine the best way to present advertising information.
  • Handle the Communications aspect of offline advertising and marketing activities, including the contact database, content creation, a dedicated website, promotional brochures/leaflets, display boards and hand-outs.
  • Execute and lead the production of specified events in close coordination with the Logistics and Procurement department.
  • Assist the Director of Communications and the Budget Committee in developing, preparing and analyzing budget data for the communications department; support development of Business Units’ communications budgets.
  • Proofread and edit (as necessary) all Arabic translation.
  • Final authority and oversight over all public Arabic Silatech texts, including brochures, e-mail shots, Website, reports, etc.

Requirements

  • Minimum of 5 years work experience in related marketing/branding/public relations space
  • University graduate, preferably in communications, development, economics or a related field.
  • Strong fluency written and spoken of Arabic and English with the ability to draft documents (primarily press releases and program content) in Arabic and English.
  • Strategic thinking -- must be a thought leader and an individual contributor with documented ability to think strategically and to execute with excellence.

To Apply

Send your CV and a letter of interest to cv@silatech.com.

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