LOCALISATION : Ouagadougou


- University Degree in Communications, Business or other relevant fields.
- Minimum of five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in a dynamic communication role
- Experience with a results-oriented private sector company ; global health sector program good ; a health sector technical assistance consulting firm would be ideal
- An equivalent combination of education and experience


Join the African leader in health sector technical assistance market that is making a difference and lives better around the world/ ICI Santé is recruiting for a bi-lingual communications professional to boost the marketing and visibility of our organization and our keys initiatives, including the Technical Support Facilities for West and Central Africa (TSF-WCA) and for East and Southern Africa (TSF-ESA) technical support mechanisms set up by UNAIDS that work to strengthen the response to HIV/AIDS.
SUMMARY : This senior communication role will shape as well as implement the communications strategy and branding for ICI Santé. This role will be instrumental in marketing ICI Santé and our innovative service offering as well as increase the visibility of our extraordinary work and outstanding results at a local, national, regional and global level. They will guide and support all aspects of communication activities, both external and internal.
SCOPE : ICI Santé is now delivering results across Africa and we will expand our impact into a global arena in the next 12 months.

1. Boost the marketing of ICI Santé and our innovative service offering
- Refine & implement the Communication Strategy and Plan
- Define/establish ICI Santé brand guide and train staff to ensure a consistent look & feel across all marketing communication tools and assets
- Create ICI Santé pitch PowerPoint presentation to support sales & marketing campaign across Africa
- Devise and deploy a digital strategy for website & social media
- Liaise with team and partners for a consistent communications message
- Work with graphic artist to develop marketing materials (brochures/leaflets, posters, signage, rollup banners, website content, videos, newsletters)
- Develop, distribute, and manage branding templates (PowerPoint presentation ; training material, business cards, signage, etc.)
- Implement the communications strategy, branding, and marketing of client specific communication activities per their guidelines (such as those for the UNAIDS TSF/WCA for example)
2. Increase the visibility of our extraordinary work and outstanding results at a local, national, regional and global level.
- Create & execute Public Relations Strategy and Calendar
- Develop a press kit (digital & hard copy)
- Write and distribute press releases (in French & English) that secure coverage in targeted media
- Serve as the principal contact and source information for local, regional and international media.
- Organize ICI Santé events, forums and conferences – help partners organize theirs and organize ICI Santé participation in established conferences.
- Create and manage asset library of approved images
3. Work with management to establish reporting formats, process and timing for the client required reporting.
4. Perform other duties and undertake other projects as may be assigned from time to time.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES : Qualified women are highly encouraged to apply
- Must be bi-lingual in French & English with spoken and written communications
- Demonstrated expertise in French & English writing – including press releases, leaflets, website content, social media posts
- Strong network in media circles in Africa, Europe and the United States
- Ability to communicate in French & English effectively with persons on all levels both inside and outside the company on issues that could be complex or sensitive in nature.
- Advanced computer skills in a Window-based environment including Microsoft Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Project.
- Team Player with excellent interpersonal skills to integrate seamlessly into a close-knot organization and work effectively with persons on all levels both inside and outside the company.
- Demonstrate ability to build and maintain effective working relationships with donors, high level health professionals, government officials, stakeholders, in-country collaborators and staff at all levels of the organization.
- Excellent strategic thinking skills and pragmatic judgement. Proven willingness to make timely and sound decisions.
- Ability to work effectively in an atmosphere of multiple projects, shifting priorities, and deadline pressure.
- Must be able to travel independently.
- Detail-oriented with the ability to work fast and under pressure.
- Ability to maintain confidentiality.


Please send your CV dated and signed with 3 references

Merci de faire parvenir votre dossier au plus tard le July 16th 2017 at 18h00 at

- ICI Partenaire Entreprises, PO Box 6490 Ouagadougou 01 - 40 avenue Kwame N’Krumah,
Tel. : 00226 25 31 05 53 / 80 - Ouagadougou – Burkina Faso
- ou by email : recrutement@ici-partenaire-entreprises.com