POSITION TITLE: Regional Marketing and Partnerships Director
REPORTS TO: JA Africa CEO
LOCATION: Anywhere in Africa
Junior Achievement Africa (JA Africa) is seeking a Regional Marketing and Partnerships Director (RMPD) to lead and execute its marketing, partnerships and resource mobilization. The RMPD will enable JA Africa’s strategic vision at regional and country levels. Working with the Member Nations and key staff members, the RMPD will oversee development of new marketing, partnerships and funding by launching and leading new business, marketing campaigns, building relationships, researching and engaging potential partners, managing the relationships with existing donors, and writing grant proposals. This role will be responsible for generating leads and turning them into opportunities for revenue, and telling our story both internally and externally.
The RMPD will be a member the Regional Operating Center (ROC), which oversees at least 12 independent, affiliate Member Nations. The ROC is responsible for driving and implementing regional initiatives, ensuring transparency and accountability, developing leadership and talent in each region, pushing innovative programs, measuring outcomes, and growing the JA Africa brand. The RMPD will also work closely with the JA Worldwide Marketing team to ensure alignment with global brand initiatives and communication of Africa’s achievements in global communications.
The RMPD executes JA Africa’ regional marketing and strategic partnerships strategy in collaboration with key organizational stakeholders, develops and leads innovative partnerships, and manages relationships with key partners. Responsibilities will include:
DESIRED ATTRIBUTES AND EXPERIENCE
Please send your CV and a cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line “Application for Director of Marketing and Partnerships Position – Your Name” (e.g. Application for Application for Director of Marketing and Partnerships Position – Yaw Barima), no later than Saturday, November 20, 2021 at 5pm GMT.
Please use the following naming convention for your application documents: “CV – Yaw Barima” and “Cover Letter – Yaw Barima” Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.