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I-Pay Secure Payment (PTY) LTD

Public Relations Communications Manager

Client Success – Johannesburg, Gauteng
Department Client Success
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

We are currently looking for a creative and driven PR and Communications professional to join our team. You will be working closely with the executive team in developing the PR communications strategy for i-Pay. You will be responsible for executing all the PR and communications activities – including social media, PR, content, and events. You will be an integral part of the team and will also work alongside the sales, client success, product and business development team to drive the business forward.

 

Your Responsibilities:

 

  • Be the voice of Bankable:
  • By producing an engaging content strategy across all channels;
  • By raising awareness within relevant industries;
  • By building and managing a media network for industry-wide coverage;
  • By identifying and building relationships with affiliate partners and key influencers in the Fintech and payment sectors.

Develop a PR and communications strategy:

  • for the products and services of the business;
  • for supporting strategic initiatives and new business opportunities;
  • by defining and executing a PR roadmap;
  • by launching PR campaigns targeted at both internal and external stakeholders;
  • by identifying opportunities to build and expand brand presence across all channels;
  • by leading the social media strategy;
  • by establishing and managing editorial and industry events calendars.

Follow and report industry trends, best practices, competitive activity and areas of opportunity Coordinate with marketing, sales, client success, product, and business development team to implement the PR & communications strategy Analyse media coverage and PR campaign performance for company-wide reporting (metrics reports on key KPIs) Optimise online PR and social media execution through the means of marketing automation

 

Our Ideal Candidate

 

  • Has relevant Bachelors or equivalent work experience (5 years in a similar role)
  • Honours in PR and/or Communications will be advantageous
  • Has 5 years of PR experience for a B2B start-up or a high-growth organisation within innovation teams
  • Has exceptional verbal and written English skills (other languages are a plus)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, comfortable speaking in public
  • Is creative, energetic, resourceful, takes initiative, self-motivated and a team player
  • Is highly organized, determined and detail oriented
  • Proficient at using the Microsoft suite, especially Word and PowerPoint
  • Has a good knowledge of the FinTech industry (not mandatory)

 

What We Will Offer You

 

The Benefits of joining i-Pay is that you get to experience vibrant growth first hand. Come and be part of this highly energetic, enthusiastic, positive team whose sole focus is on growth, growing personally as individuals, locally and globally as a trendsetter. We are big into a healthy and balanced lifestyle by encouraging healthy diets and activity. By joining i-Pay, you will further be part of weekly, monthly and annual recognition awards. 

Should you not hear from us within six weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. 

 

Come and join in the fun with us! 

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  • Location
    Johannesburg, Gauteng
  • Department
    Client Success
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Manager/Supervisor
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