Public Relations Officer

Bradfield Consulting Limited

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Bradfield Consulting Limited - Our client, a group of world-class co-educational schools and secondary boarding school in Nigeria, offering outstanding education for children between the ages of 3 and 17, is looking to fill this  position 


Job Description:

  • PR officer will use all forms of media and communication to build, maintain and manage the reputation of the school.
  • These range from public bodies or services, to businesses and voluntary organisation.



  • Planning, developing and implementing PR strategies
  • Liaising with colleagues and key spokespeople
  • Liaising with and answering enquiries from media, individuals and other organizations, often via telephone and email
  • Researching, writing and distributing press releases to targeted media
  • Collating and analyzing media coverage
  • Writing and editing in-house magazines, case studies, speeches, articles and annual reports for the school
  • Preparing and supervising the production of publicity brochures, handouts, direct mail leaflets, promotional videos, photographs, films and multimedia programmes
  • Devising and coordinating photo opportunities
  • Organizing events including press conferences, exhibitions, open days and press tours
  • Maintaining and updating information on the school's website
  • Managing and updating information and engaging with users on social media sites such as twitter and Facebook
  • Sourcing and managing speaking and sponsorship opportunities
  • Commissioning market research
  • Fostering community relations through events such as open days and through involvement in community initiatives
  • Managing the PR aspect of a potential crisis situation.



  • A focused and goal oriented self-starter
  • Personable and possess excellent people relations/ management
  • A degree in any subject is acceptable, although English, Management, Business or Media Studies, Marketing or Behavioral Sciences may be preferred.
  • 4-7 year relevant work experience
  • A PR postgraduate qualification can also be an added advantage.
  • Work experience gained within the PR, Marketing, Events Promotion, or Journalism
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and writing skills
  • Drive, competence, flexibility and a willingness to learn
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with the ability to multitasking
  • Creativity, imagination and initiative
  • Good teamwork, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Business awareness and a good knowledge of current affairs

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Bradfield Consulting Limited

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Marketing / Advertising / Communications

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

3 - 5 years

Application Deadline

1 week from now