Manager for Business Development and Marketing

Posted On: 26 November 2020 Work Ready Nigeria   FCT
Reference: N/A Type: Full-Time

Job Description

A school in Abuja is looking to recruit a Manager of Marketing and Business Development. The Manager of Marketing and Business Development will lead marketing and student recruitment activities.




  • The Manager of Marketing and Business Development will be expected to:

  • Promote the School’s reputation as an outstanding school, both academically and in terms of all-round development.

  • Increase enrollment of boarders and day students.

  • Enhance and protect the ‘brand’, which is associated with long-term integrity and a commitment to educational excellence.

  • Help represent the ‘public face’ of the institution at functions that market the School.

  • Plan, execute, monitor and analyze multi-channel marketing campaigns directly or indirectly through outside agencies.

  • Manage the School’s presentation in the media so that the reputation of the School is enhanced and reputation risk managed.

  • Promote the School on the net, social networking sites and generally using contemporary electronic means.

  • Control the production of effective advertising of the School to promote enrollments.

  • Advise the School Executive on ways and means to expand and protect market share and manage initiatives to this end.

  • Research and implement strategic and operational marketing plans.

  • Possess necessary industry contacts to outsource various marketing initiatives.

  • Have proven expertise in event management.


The qualities that will be looked for in the Manager of Marketing and Business Development  include:

  • Proven marketing skills and experience.

  • Energy and creativity.

  • An ability to think strategically and to plan effectively.

  • Outstanding inter-personal skills.

  • An ability to be a self-starter and work well independently as well as collegially.

  • Project management skills

  • Proven experience in planning, executing and analyzing the effectiveness of marketing campaigns including thorough knowledge of Analytics

  • Experience in devising, implementing and monitoring CRM campaigns

  • Experience in developing content using multiple channels (e.g., magazines, video, social media posts and blog content).

  • Proven budget control experience

  • High standards of integrity and reliability.



  • Degree qualified in business management, marketing preferred,

  • 3+ years of experience in marketing and/or business development


‘Bring your corporate marketing skills to an institution where you are part of a team helping students achieve great things’




Planning and organisation skills

Business Development


Interpersonal Skills


Business Relationship Management

Business Planning

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