Global News Marketing & Communications Manager, Africa — Nairobi Office & Audience Insights Manager, Africa — Nairobi. BBC Global News Office (BBC GND) has just advertised two continuing positions that will be based in Nairobi, but covering all BBC GND output for sub-Saharan Africa: radio, online, and mobile content in Swahili, Hausa, English for Africa, French for Africa, Portuguese for Africa, Somali, Kirundi, Kinyarwanda, as well as BBC World News Africa-related television programming and any other BBC Global News output as it may develop. The deadline for both positions is Tuesday, 11 August.
The two positions are:
Marketing & Communications Manager, Africa — Nairobi Office, BBC Jobs reference 16143109
This role will implement a marketing, communications, and publicity strategy for promoting BBC Global News Division output for Africa . We’re looking for someone with substantial experience working in marketing, and experience working as a press officer/publicist, personally pitching and placing stories in the media.
Audience Insights Manager, Africa — Nairobi Office, BBC Jobs reference 16142909
This role will be the primary research role in the region and be responsible for proposing, designing and implementing research activities in the African market from both a consumer and trade perspective. We’re looking for someone with substantial experience in research across a range of disciplines, analysing quantitative research in the social science/social/media area, either through work undertaken or as part of a degree or through work experience.