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[Job Vacancy] Social Media Manager at the Mariam Ladi Yunusa Foundation

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The Mariam Ladi Yunusa Foundation (MLY Foundation) epitomizes the passion and undying desire of Late Mariam Ladi Yunusa. The Foundation anchors a Leadership role as she leads an unfeigned advocacy, providing scholarship and other learning materials to IDP Girls within the North Eastern part of Nigeria.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:


Job Title: Social Media Manager

Location: Abuja (FCT), NigeriaJob type: ContractContract Duration: 1 year commencing from the day of contract signing.

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced Social Media Manager who will be responsible for growing the MLY-F through strategic management of all the social media handles which include; The Website, Face book page, Instagram Page, Linkedin, twitter, Youtube and any other relevant media handles which may arise as necessary for the Foundations publicity.

About the Job

The Social Media Manager shall also design all external public communications such as news letters, magazines etc.
The Media Manager is expected to draw the general public to all of the foundation’s handles and achieve the milestone targets for the numbers of followers.
The Media Manager is also expected to research and identify strategic groups of channels, avenues and opportunities in which to publicise the foundation towards supporting its popularity and fundraising efforts. eg development enthusiasts, philanthropists and donor organisations.

Expected OutcomesMonthly Media Management:

Content writing and 2 posts a week (video clips and still images) on all the media handles; particularly Facebook, Instagram, linkedin and twitter
Posts for special days; eg Day of the girl child, public holidays
Blog posts on the MLY-F website as and when necessary
Hashtag research
Resolving any log in issues with the MLY-F Staff emails

Other Responsibilities:

Revamping and updating the website as and when necessary
Communicating with the web designer to resolve any back-end issues with the website
Design of special video jingles as and when necessary (Jingles do not include short motion picture posts which are classed as ordinary posts)
Communicating with the programme team in a timely manner when there is need to.
Designing MLY-F newsletters as and when required
Growing the followership of the MLY-F handles
Any other associated tasks as and when necessary

Job Requirements

Educated to a minimum Degree level preferably in a related field
Hands on experience in content management
Knowledge of online marketing channels
Familiarity with web design
Excellent communication skills
Analytical and multitasking skills
Excellent content writing skills
Ability to deliver creative content (text, image and video)
Solid knowledge of SEO, keyword research and Google Analytics

Person Specification:

Professional and adaptive individual
Well-spoken and tactful individual with ability to relate with people from all backgrounds, cultures, races and terrains.
Respects timelines and deadlines.
Critical thinker who accepts constructive criticism
Efficient money manager with knowledge and understanding of the frugal management of NGO funds.
Amiable and willing to work well with others as the need arises
Committed and passionate about development work

Payment Terms

There will be a flat rate for monthly media management and agreed rates for various media work. Rate is competitive to be made on the completion of deliverables according to agreed milestones.


How to ApplyInterested and qualified candidates should send a CV and Cover Letter with links to any media handles you have previously managed to: [email protected] using the Job Title as the subject of the email. e.g (Social Media Manager) as the title of your email

Application Deadline  Friday 7th January, 2023.