Communication Officer/ Assistant

Emerging Platforms Group

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Ventures Platform (VP) is a subsidiary of Emerging Platforms Group. It is a carefully curated innovation hub that serves as a Launchpad for tech startups and a co-working community where tech-enthusiasts, freelancers, start-up entrepreneurs, and professionals on the go, who share common attitudes, interests, and goals can meet, network and create viable solutions. 


General Duties: 

  • Support internal communications, through developing and distributing regular internal e-newsletters and other activities as required
  • Manage VP website, suing the cms to ensure the website is kept up to date
  • Help implement our social media strategy and support the day to day management of our social media profiles
  • Manage the production and distribution of e-newsletter, including writing content and sourcing images
  • Implement communications strategies that meet VP’s objectives
  • Implement communications strategies around core campaigns and projects
  • Research media stories, develop press releases, draft press materials and liaise with journalist as necessary 
  • Research, maintain and update media lists and stakeholder contacts
  • Implement and manage a communications forward planning system
  • Manage and co-ordinate media arrangements for in-house events as well as liaising and managing VP representation at external events
  • Manage and produce quality designs/images for events/programs


Required job related Competencies:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Preferably communications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven experience of generating great written content on and offline
  • Understanding of the scope of different media channels and how they can best be used to communicate to different audiences
  • Experience working with designers and other stakeholders to produce professional materials in range of formats to suit audience needs
  • Experience of using content management systems to update websites
  • Experience of using a range of social media channels with a work/professional context
  • Video/photo editing skills as well as graphic design skills
  • Understanding of digital media and its use in developing communication campaign



Emerging Platforms Group

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Marketing / Advertising / Communications

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

1 - 3 years