Bradfield Consulting

Public Relations Officer - Lagos

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Active since 29-03-2017 Job category Sport
Location Lagos Level Manager
Educational level Bachelor / Graduate Employment type Permanent contract
Hours 0 Salary -
Our client has a Sports Academy established in Ogun State, Epe area with the admin office at Ilupeju Lagos.

We are seeking an experienced highly motivated and result-oriented individual to fill this position: Public Relations Officer

Job Purpose: Public relations account executives are responsible for handling all aspects of planned publicity campaigns and PR activities.

Other tasks include:
• planning publicity strategies and campaigns
• writing and producing presentations and press releases
• dealing with enquiries from the public, the press, and related organizations
• organizing promotional events such as press conferences, open days, exhibitions, tours and visits
• speaking publicly at interviews, press conferences and presentations
• providing clients with information about new promotional opportunities and current PR campaigns progress
• analyzing media coverage
• commissioning or undertaking relevant market research
• liaising with clients, managerial and journalistic staff about budgets, timescales and objectives
• designing, writing and/or producing presentations, press releases, articles, leaflets, ‘in-house' journals, reports, publicity brochures, information for web sites and promotional videos.

Qualifications and training required
There are routes into PR for both university graduates and school leavers.
A degree in any subject is acceptable, although English, management, business or media studies, marketing or behavioral sciences may be preferred by some employers. A PR postgraduate qualification can also be helpful.
Work experience gained within the PR, marketing, fundraising, events promotion, or journalism trades may also be beneficial in your applications.

Key skills for public relations officers
• Excellent communication skills both orally and in writing
• Excellent interpersonal skills
• Good IT skills
• Presentation skills
• Initiative
• Ability to prioritize and plan effectively
• Awareness of different media agendas
• Creativity


More information
This listing is a full-time job

Job category Sport
Industry / Industries Sport
Region Nigeria

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Name Bradfield Consulting