Public Relations Consultant at the Institute of Information Management (IIM) Africa

Institute of Information Management (IIM) Africa

Institute of Information Management (IIM) Africa is an Independent Non-profit Professional Association Approved by the Federal Ministry of Education (FME), Nigeria with the consent of the Attorney General of the Federation. IIM is registered with CAC (RC 1125723), incorporated under the COMPANIES AND ALLIED MATTERS ACT 1990, and it is Limited by Guarantee,serving the emerging field of Records, Information, Archives, Data, Security, and Document Management Professionals.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Public Relations Consultant

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • We are seeking a result oriented and highly skilled Public Relations Consultant to join our team and help us enhance our reputation, communicate effectively with our stakeholders, and promote our mission and initiatives.


  • Develop and execute strategic public relations plans to increase the Institute’s visibility and influence.
  • Cultivate relationships with media outlets, journalists, and influencers to secure positive coverage.
  • Create and distribute press releases, news stories, and other materials to the media.
  • Manage the Institute’s social media presence and engage with the online community.
  • Collaborate with internal teams to ensure consistent messaging and branding.
  • Monitor and analyze media coverage and provide insights and recommendations.
  • Organize and coordinate events, conferences, and webinars to promote the Institute’s work.
  • Respond to media inquiries and prepare spokespeople for interviews and public appearances.
  • Stay updated on industry trends and best practices in public relations.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Public Relations, Communications, Marketing, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Public Relations Consultant or similar role.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent media relations and networking abilities.
  • Proficiency in social media management and digital marketing.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Strong organizational and project management skills.
  • Knowledge of the information management field is a plus.

Application Closing Date
30th September, 2023.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their Resume, Cover Letter, and portfolio (if applicable) to: using “Public Relations Consultant Application” as the subject of the mail.