Overview

Msilikali SACCO, an affiliate of Malawi Union of Savings & Credit Cooperatives Ltd (MUSCCO), is a member owned and democratically controlled financial cooperative society that aims at providing quality and affordable financial services to its members (Malawi Defence Force Employees) , invites application from suitably qualified candidates for the following positions.

POSITION: MARKETING AND COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER – LILONGWE

Reporting to the Operations and Credit Manager, will be required to contribute to existing marketing, branding and advertising plans, while assisting with the development of fresh initiatives or new business in line with the SACCO’s goals.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop the SACCO website and ensure its continuous update
  • Daily monitoring of the SACCO face-book page and other social media platforms to be developed
  • Design and Produce quarterly MSACCO bulletins or biannual magazine
  • Documentation of member success stories
  • Managing and developing marketing campaigns
  • Researching and analyzing data to identify and define audiences
  • Conducting promotional activities
  • Organizing and distributing financial and statistical information
  • Overseeing campaigns on social media
  • Evaluating the effectiveness of campaigns
  • Reporting on trends and statistics across all digital media platforms.

QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE & SKILLS

  • Recognized Degrees in Marketing or Business Studies or Journalism with 3 years’ experience.
  • Key understanding of financial sector with emphasis on SACCO or Financial Cooperative business model
  • Communication and networking skills: Candidates should have strong and effective communication skills since they will be required to communicate with members and other stakeholders, carry out member-focused product development and outreach programs
  • Digital skills: They should be well versed with internet advertising and media. A social media strategy with a proven track record on multiple platforms such as Twitter, Facebook and others, that are of value to the SACCO outreach can be invaluable.
  • Strong writing skills: A strong ability to write engaging copy for various mediums will be essential.
  • Management and delegation skills: Candidates in this position will be required to coordinate the efforts of others in a diverse team as well as delegate work.

MODE OF APPLICATION

Applications should be forwarded to the addressee below not later than 20th May 2022.

The General Manager

Msilikali SACCO

Kamuzu Barracks

P/Bag 43

LILONGWE.

Only short-listed applicants will be acknowledged. MSILIKALI SACCO is an equal opportunity employer.