Farmerline Communication Officer - Jobs in Ghana
Farmerline Communication Officer - Jobs in GhanaFarmerline Overview
We train and support a network of smartphone empowered field agents to bring vital services and information to farmers doorsteps.
Products like high quality but affordable fertilizers, fungicides and seeds. Information services like weather forecast, market prices, financial & nutrition tips.
We are building the “Amazon” for farmers where they can access these services and other resources at an affordable price, quality and right in their community.
We have supported many organizations with our tools and knowledge to improve the way they work with farmers.
Over the past 6 years, Farmerline and its partnership network have profiled and served over 200,000 farmers and digitised over 1 million acres of farmland across 12 countries.
Farmerline is a learning organization and you will have the chance to apply your ideas and creativity to solve problems every day.
If you work well in a dynamic collaborative culture, set high standards, and meet challenges with determination and a sense of humour, you’ll thrive at Farmerline. .We are looking for a technically proficient individual with solid writing, communication and research skills.
Must have a strong interest in brand building with the ability to creatively tell brand stories that will attract the right targets.
The Communication Officer will be responsible for researching and writing articles, whitepapers, PAR stories and other knowledge-based contents. S/he will assist in writing Farmerline's case studies.
You should be an outstanding editor, with an eye to easily correct grammar and edit tone of communication materials for internal and external purposes.
You must be conversant with Ghana’s media landscape.
Your ability to work with the media and creative agencies to carry out the right messages and manage relationships is an essential requirement for this role.
The role will also require a good understanding of digital marketing platforms and tools.
You should be able to manage the companies social media accounts.
Write articles and communication materials for internal and external purposes
Strategically plan communication guidelines and campaigns
Research industry-related topics and share insights to inform the company’s direction
Manage the content calendar for the communication team
Write, plan and execute blog posts
Assist with social media management on all platforms
Write clear marketing copy to promote our products/services
Manage media and agency relationships
Partner with media agencies to collaborate on campaigns
Organise conference attendance
Support brand awareness campaigns
Coordinate with content producers and designers to deliver clear messaging
Drive the growth and brand awareness of the organisation through content generation
Travel within Ghana and outside for Ghana for marketing purposes
Excellent written and oral English language skills; French language skills would be an asset
Excellent editing skills
Excellent organizational skills
Attention to detail
Good presentation skills
A strong team player
Good relationship skills
Strong proficiency in MS Office: Word, PowerPoint, Excel
Minimum of three years working experience in a communication-related role
A bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, English, Journalism or related field
Benefits:Opportunity to work globally and build global networks
Colleagues who are committed to your growth
Free Daily Lunch
Monthly work drinks
Return ticket to the home country each year
How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should apply online by 10th June 2019
For more information and job application details, see; Farmerline Communication Officer - Jobs in Ghana