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Corporate communications manager
Job Type: Full-Time

Education

From 0 to 1999
Edo State University/ Ambrose Alli University
From 0 to 1997
University of Lagos
From 0 to 1989
University of Nigeria, Nsukka
No added languages

Experience

Principal Consultant
Media Platforms Ltd
January 2010 - Present Day (7 years 7 months)

Creating media partnerships for clients to leverage media brand equity;

Creating media platforms for capacity building;

Setting up industry forum for dissemination of corporate and business information;

Establishing communication channels for experiential marketing outside formal and traditional vehicles;

Building relationships across media houses for collective action on behalf of clients;

Structuring and executing formidable brand associations.

Head, Corporate Communications
Intercontinental Bank Plc
August 2003 - December 2009 (6 years 5 months)

Build and run a robust Media and Corporate Communications Team;

Ensure positive and non-controversial visibility for the bank

Develop and implement media plans to support marketing activities of the bank;

Articulate and present the bank's position and interest on industry issues whenever the need arises;

Create media platforms for projection and protection of the brand reputation;

Forster co-operation and partnerships with relevant stakeholders of the bank;

Build and operate a robust social media framework and relationships to support the bank's corporate objectives;

Create and manage an incisive and well-researched newsletter/ corporate publications for internal and external stakeholders;

Protect and promote the bank's corporate identity elements (logo, colour, brand architecture etc)

Create and manage corporate events platforms for favourable relationship between the bank and the stakeholders;

Create and manage CSR platforms for favourable relationship between the bank and its stakeholders.

Business Editor/ Head Economy Desk
Vanguard Newspapers Ltd
January 2000 - June 2003 (3 years 6 months)

Design and advise management on editorial policy for corporate and general economy news content of all publications in Vanguard Media Group;

Co-ordinate all corporate and economy news reports/ writers in the Group;

Research/ analyse and publish corporate and economic policies and environments;

Edit all the news materials of corporate and general economy content which go into the newspapers for publication;

Create and implement business development plans of the organisation in relation to editorial content from corporate Nigeria.

Finance and Capital Market Correspondent
Business Times/ Daily Times Group
December 1992 - December 1999 (7 years 1 month)

Investigate and write news reports and articles on all activities in the money and capital markets.