Job: Digital and Online Media Manager

Function: Marketing

Reporting to: Head Brand, Insights & Communication

Job Purpose:

Responsible for Primarily leading, developing, implementing, tracking and optimizing Airtel Uganda’s positioning by leveraging digital channels and assets to ensure best in class Digital communication execution, digital innovations to drive customer engagement on Social devotion and customer loyalty through a superior online customer experience. Secondarily, to spearhead product development through strategic alliances to drive Airtel’s portfolio at optimized costs.

Key Deliverables; –

· Ensure implementation of Airtel integrated digital marketing strategy and best practice guidelines

· Local OpCo implementation of digital marketing campaigns including updates to website, social media engagement, paid digital media, emails, etc.

· Stay up-to-date on all Digital Marketing development and drive innovation within the OPCO

· Manage digital agency partners to ensure level of expected service is delivered along with coordination with IT and various stakeholders internally and externally

· Engage the developer groups and innovative companies/alliances to drive Internet and digital growth

· Ensure that all the departments/verticals are fully aligned on digital and innovative executions to support the business.

· Report on all digital marketing activities which are published on a weekly and monthly basis, and per campaign

Ideal Candidate

· Bachelor’s Degree with preferred bias in IT, Marketing, Digital, ICT or related fields

· At least 3-5 years of work experience with at least 2 years’ experience in digital marketing space.

· Experience in both digital production and digital media buying.

· Must be able to manage cross functional groups.

· Experience in product development and up to date knowledge of the internet.

· Digital marketing space knowledge and expertise

· Motivated, flexible and decisive with ability to convince and align groups with divergent views

· Customer focused

· Business awareness

· Strong analytical and strategic skills

· Excellent planning and organisational skills

· Teamwork and collaboration

· Technology literate

· Networking and inter-personal skills

Please note

· Attach copies of all academic documents.

· Soliciting of influence of any nature will lead to an automatic disqualification.

· We regret that only short listed candidates will be contacted. Applicants who do not hear from us within 1 week from the closing date should consider their applications unsuccessful.

Interested Candidates are invited to submit their applications to the email address below. Please attach your CV, academic qualifications and day phone contact.

Send Email to: vacancies@ug.Airtel.com and clearly indicate the email subject as “Digital and Online Media Manager”

Closing date: 14th Jul’21

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