Royal Media Services Social Media Officer Job in Kenya

Vacancy: Social Media Officer 

Royal Media Services Limited is seeking to recruit a highly qualified person for the above position. 

The job holder will be responsible for the creation of wholesome entertainment content for the Company across all social media platforms. 

He/she will promote all online and traditional platforms in a bid to grow the company’s market share & maximize revenue.

The Social Media Officer’s role will include the following:-
  • Cross-promote the company’s online & traditional product line
  • Conceptualize and execute online campaigns for various projects
  • Ensure all social media platforms are updated regularly
  • Advise supervisor on new trends in online tools, applications, channels, design & strategy
  • Liaise with digital sales officers to create campaigns that can be commercialized
  • Execute & monitor clients’ social media communication campaigns
  • Monitor campaign feedback & adjust or augment campaigns accordingly
Skills and Personal Attributes
  • Must have excellent communication and writing skills. Proof of writing materials a must
  • Displays in-depth knowledge and understanding of Social Media platforms, their respective participants (Facebook, Twitter, Yelp, Google+ YouTube, Instagram, Pinterest etc.) and how each platform can be deployed in different scenarios.
  • Demonstrates winning Social Customer Service techniques. Possesses great ability to identify potential negative or crisis situation and apply conflict resolution principles to mitigate issues
  • Must have strong analytical skills
  • Understand Media Law and Media Ethics
  • Must be self driven, assertive, punctual and organized
  • Must be social media savvy, innovative and creative
  • Must be a team player, dynamic and able to work under demanding circumstances
  • The ideal candidate must have a working knowledge of online technology and online news best practices and an appreciation of the business processes, protocols and controls
  • Demonstrate professional approach and appearance including enthusiasm, drive, commitment, honesty, trust and loyalty
  • Keep abreast of evolving trends through continuing professional education in the area of digital platforms
Academic and professional Experience
  • University Graduate in Communication, Media, Public Relations or a related field from a recognized University. 
  • Must have certification in computer studies.
  • Over 2 years experience working either as a journalist, marketer or a public relations officer in a media house; one of which must be in online journalism.
If you qualify, please send your application and resume to:

Closing date will be Wednesday 15th April 2015.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.