MTN Nigeria

Manager External Relations (Public Relations)

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MTN Nigeria is recruiting for Full time Manager External Relations (Public Relations)

Job Description

MTN Group Limited, formerly M-Cell, is a South African multinational mobile telecommunications company, operating in many African, European and Asian countries. Its head office is in Johannesburg. ... Active in over 20 countries, one-third of company revenue come from Nigeria, where it holds about 35% market share.

Job Title: Manager External Relations (Public Relations)

Job Description

  • To Develop And Maintain Third Party Advocacy Relationships For MTNN.
  • Implementation Of Media Relations’ Strategy.
  • Develop And Maintain Corporate Events/Protocol Strategy
  • Developing And Deploying Content & Strategies That Shape Perception Of MTN In Line With Business Objectives;
  • Developing Issues Management Strategies And Ensuring That The MTN Perspective Gains Acceptance In The Media/Public Spaces;
  • Drive Strategy That Would Ensure MTN Has Influence And Commands Respect In The Traditional Media And Among Personalities And Institutions Useful To MTN;
  • Developing Viable Platforms To Harness Advocates And Promote The MTN Point Of View;
  • Identify & Exploit Initiatives, Causes, Situations, Facts That Elicit Empathy And Understanding Of The MTN Point Of View;
  • Build Goodwill For MTN Through Leveraging Strategic Sponsorships And Other PR Deployments;
  • Organize High Quality Events At Maximum Value Extraction Which Perpetuate A Positive Perception Of MTN.
Job Requirements
Minimum years of experience


Other Requirements

Job Condition

  • Normal MTNN Working Conditions
  • May Be Required To Work Extended Hours
  • Please Apply Online And Attach Your CV
  • Please Note That You Must Attach Your CV For The Application To Be Complete

Experience & Training

  • B.Sc. In Public Relations Or In A Related Discipline - BA, BEd, BSc Or HND
  • Membership Of Professional PR Association Is Necessary


  • 6-13 Years’ Experience Which Includes:
  • Minimum Of 3 Years’ Experience In An Area Of Specialization; With Experience In Supervising/Managing Others
  • Experience Working In A Medium To Large Organization 
  • Experience In Media Management In A World-Class Organization / Multinational
  • Experience In Managing Corporate Events As Well As Corporate Sponsorship Strategy
  • Experience In Developing And Executing External Communication Strategies, Stakeholder Engagement & Information Channel Manageme

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About MTN Nigeria
MTN Nigeria is part of the MTN Group, Africa's leading cellular telecommunications company. On May 16, 2001, MTN became the first GSM network to make a call following the globally lauded Nigerian GSM auction conducted by the Nigerian Communications Commission earlier in the year. Thereafter the company launched full commercial operations beginning with Lagos, Abuja and Port Harcourt.MTN paid $285m for one of four GSM licenses in Nigeria in January 2001. To date, in excess of US$1.8 billion has b...
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Job Summary
March 6, 2020
Offer Type
Full time
Minimum of 6years
March 16, 2020
Media / Art / Entertainment /Advertising/ PR / Marketing
ICT / Telecommunications
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