AKIBA Commercial Bank PLC, a leading bank in micro finance; is currently recruiting suitably qualified Tanzanians to join its workforce in the following positions
Head of Marketing and Communications
Would you be excited to live the bank's core values of Team Work, Integrity, Commitment, Respect and Social Responsibility? If your answer is a firm yes, then apply for this vacant position currently available in the bank. The successful candidate will be guaranteed of achieving their personal and career aspirations in an enabling environment. ACB, a leading bank in microfinance, is seeking a talented, energetic and enthusiastic individual able to make a significant contribution to its business growth and increasing branch expansion.
This is a senior management position. The incumbent reports to the Managing Director. He/she shall develop and implement the marketing and communications strategy to enable the Bank to effectively meet its business plans and objectives.
He/she shall be responsible for the following key duties, amongst others:
Develop/Review, update and implement the marketing policies and guidelines
Overall in charge of executing the bank's marketing activities.
Conduct market research and intelligence.
Manage promotions and advertisements.
Coordinate and deliver / facilitate training for staff and customers.
Develop/ Review, update and enforce the communication policy and guidelines.
Execute the bank's internal and external communications, including generating press releases and internal communication.
To leverage communications as a tool for public understanding and publicity of the bank.
Plan and execute the bank's Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives.
Academic credentials and working experience
Possession of a minimum of a University Degree with a major in Marketing, Communications, Public Relations or any other relevant Degree.
A minimum of 5 years work experience at a senior management level, preferably in a banking or financial institution.
Strong practical knowledge and skills in marketing and communications.
Excellent presentation skills.
Strong computer application skills (word, power point, spreadsheets, etc).
An effective team leader.
Strong personal integrity.
General Terms and Conditions of Service
The above position carries competitive pay and benefit packages in line with the successful candidate's qualifications.
ACB is an equal opportunity employer without regard to one's religion, race, tribe, gender and physical ability.
All interested candidates should write to the undersigned-within seven (7) days from the first appearance of this advertisement, enclosing the following:
Comprehensive curriculum vitae (CV).
Copies of academic certificates and testimonials, including examination results' transcripts from Secondary Schools ("0" and "A" levels). .
Candidate's day contact address, including mobile phone numbers.
3 professional related referees.
The Managing Director
Akiba Commercial Bank PLC
Amani Place- 3rd Floor Ohio Street
P.O Box 669
Dar Es Salaam
Or through the Email Link above
Please note, only successful and shortlisted candidates shall be contacted for interview.