Internal Communications Officer  Opening at (IKEDC) Jan 2019


Jobs  Vacancy : Internal Communications Officer Career Employment at Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) January 2019


Job Description : Internal Communications Officer Work opportunity at Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) January 2019


Ikeja Electricity Distribution Company (IKEDC) – Buoyed by a mission to redefine customer experience and be the provider of choice wherever energy is consumed, Ikeja Electricity Distribution Plc (Ikeja Electric), Nigeria’s largest power distribution network powers lives and businesses with innovation and unwavering drive for excellence. The company began its new phase of growth and expansion on November 1st, 2013 following the handover of the defunct Power Holding Company of Nigeria (PHCN) to NEDC/ KEPCO Consortium under the privatization scheme of the Federal Government of Nigeria.


Reporting To: Team Lead, Internal and Digital Communications


The Internal Communications Officer will assist the Team Lead to create and maintain positive relationships between Ikeja Electric and its stakeholders using a comprehensive media mix of outlets.

Production of press releases and managing public events.
Managing all channels, processes and content for Internal Communications in Ikeja Electric including the intranet, email, employee blog and screen savers
Ensuring organizational initiatives and projects are successfully communicated to all employees
Executing internal campaigns around key employee engagement and HR projects as required.
Working closely with team lead to develop and strengthen employee engagement activities
Promote brand advocacy through specialized campaigns in partnership with other segments of the business
Providing periodic structured feedback to executive management
Planning content and writing copies for all internal publications including content for website pages and scripts for presentations, videos and podcast.
Measuring effectiveness and outcome of internal communications strategic initiatives and general outreach
From time to time, commission surveys or contact members of the target audience (internally) to discuss their views.

B.Sc. in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or related field
At least 2 years’ experience in a communications related field
Knowledge of digital marketing tactics, such as SEO and email marketing will be added advantage

Excellent Written Communications Skills
Excellent Verbal Communication
Great Speech Writing
Compelling Presentation Skills
Editing Skills
Logical Thinking
Creative Communication
Microsoft Office
Feedback Tracking/Monitoring

Problem Solving and Decision Making
Ability to work in a team environment
Ability to use a computer with relative ease and little or no supervision
Good Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suites especially Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Good Interpersonal skills, ability to work independently and effectively manage tight time lines
Excellent time management skills
Effective dispute management
Persuasive personality