PEN’s mission is to improve STEM learning outcomes in the Ghana education system by building teacher capacity. The teacher training programmes PEN provides is infused with MIT-style, learning-by-doing to enable hands-on science regardless of resource constraints. PEN offers a series of workshops where Ghanaian STEM teachers learn, design, and share hands-on activities which complement the national curriculum and are created from low-cost and locally available materials.
PEN’s partners include MIT, Ashesi University, ExxonMobil Exploration & Production Ghana (Deepwater) Ltd, Ghana Association of Science Teachers and others.
JOB POSITION: Communications & Marketing Officer
SALARY RANGE: GHS1,300.00 –GHS 2,920.00 (Gross)
WORK STATION: Accra
EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Fixed Term (Full Time)
EMPLOYMENT DURATION: 1 Year (Renewable. Includes three (3)month's probation)
JOB PURPOSE: Practical Education Network (PEN) is accepting applications for a highly motivated, enthusiastic and passionate person to occupy the Communications & Marketing Officer’s position. He/she will support PEN with communications and marketing skills, competencies, and experiences to increase the Organisation’s brand awareness and drive sales of PEN products and services. The individual must have a strong passion for STEM.
SUMMARY OF KEY FUNCTIONS AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
The Communications and Marketing Officer shall report directly to the Programmes Manager.
Job applicants must possess a minimum of a first degree in a relevant field such as Communications, Journalism, Social Sciences or Marketing related fields. A second degree in Communications is an added advantage. Alternatively, interested individuals with STEM-related degrees but with working experience in communications; social media management and/or marketing also qualify to apply.
Job applicant must have a minimum of four (4) years post national service (Ghana) work experience in Communications and/or Marketing.
Professional command on the English language is a minimum requirement.
Interested applicants should send their Resume/CV, Cover Letter and other supporting documents to the email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Email subject should be [VACANCY POSITION_YOUR NAME].
For example: [COMMUNICATIONS & MARKETING OFFICER_RITA ASHONG]
DEADLINE: Friday, 8th October 2021. (Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Applications received after the deadline may not be considered.)
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