Afreximbank: Associate, Communications & Events (Corporate Affairs – JPP) – Cairo, Egypt

Northern Africa
Posted 10 months ago

Reference No. LBGBLR001

Global Headhunters has been retained by the Afreximbank based in Cairo, Egypt
to recruit for this position. For more information on the Afreximbank
please visit their website  Should you meet the minimum
requirements and wish to apply for the position please apply directly to CA
Global Headhunters.

This job role is part of
the Bank’s Junior Professionals Programme. The purpose is to provide the
candidate with an opportunity to acquire further banking, finance and trade
development skills in order to contribute impactful diverse ideas to the
operations of the Bank and, where relevant, the successful candidate could be
considered for a permanent role.

Reference Number: LBGBLR001



  • Engages and
    collaborates with stakeholders throughout the Bank on communications
    projects in support of the implementation of the Bank’s programmes and
  • Analyses and reports
    on media monitoring & impact of communications campaigns of Bank’s
    programmes and initiatives.
  • Supports the
    monitoring of external trends and track analytics to inform the Bank’s
    external positioning.
  • Assists in handling
    media inquiries and coordinating responses and interviews.
  • Conducts research in
    support of communications projects.
  • Handles content
    creation of Afreximbanker Quarterly Newsletter.
  • Suggests input to the
    development & dissemination of Public Relations materials.
  • Supports internal
    engagement & communications activities and campaigns.
  • Supports communication
    on social media of the Bank’s initiative and programmes.
  • Oversees, and has accountability
    for the successful completion of all aspects of assigned project work.
  • Is able to exercise
    independent judgment and take the lead role on projects with minimal
    direction from a director or engagement manager.
  • Is able to effectively
    facilitate meetings, demonstrate brainstorming / consensus building
    skills, and interact with executive level project sponsors.
  • Can
    be called on to take a lead role related to Communications.
  • Any other duties as
    may be assigned by management.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • Bachelor / Master’s in
    Journalisms / Marketing communications / Communications Studies
  • Minimum of 3 years of
    experience of technical and functional skills in communications.
  • Strong critical
    thinking, problem solving, and analytical skills.
  • Ability to develop
    relationships with stakeholders and understand their needs through
    excellent listening and effective written and verbal communication.
  • Ability to provide
    technical guidance and lead projects.
  • Strong problem-solving
    skills with an emphasis on attention to detail.
  • Good written and
    verbal communication skills for content creation.
  • A drive to learn and
    master new technologies and techniques.
  • Graphic designing
  • Digital skills.
  • Good judgment and the
    ability to handle stressful situations.
  • Ability to communicate
    and function in a culturally diverse and change oriented setting.
  • Excellent verbal and
    written communication skills in English. Knowledge of the Bank’s other
    working languages (Arabic and Portuguese) is an added advantage.
  • Willingness to travel
    and to work long hours where required in order to achieve the Bank’s
  • Ability to learn
    quickly and think creatively.
  • Team player with
    strong interpersonal skills and ability to take a leadership role when
  • Similar mentality as
    existing team members toward customer satisfaction and success.

Contractual information:

  • 2 years contract
  • Willing and able to
    relocate to Cairo.

Closing Date: 16th February 2022


If you wish to apply for the position, please send
your CV
to Leroy Gona at

Global Finance will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not
had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful
however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.


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