Position: Social Media and Content Creation Crew.

Position: Social Media and Content Creation Crew.

Location: Mogadishu-Somalia

Job Overview

We want to hire a Content Creation crew to join our Digital Marketing team.

 As Content Creators, your role will require you to write and create different sorts of pieces for our company’s digital media. This will include writing blog posts, articles, social media posts as well as content for our website.

We would like to have a look at the samples of your work. Kindly share your portfolio while submitting your application.

Responsibilities

  • Research and plan out effective and engaging content ideas on related topics
  • Make well-organized drafts by using digital publishing means
  • Interview the relevant industry professionals and publishing their points in the blog posts
  • Optimize content according to the standards and principles
  • Proofread the material to be published
  • Coordinate with the design and marketing teams to clarify articles
  • Update the content on our website
  • Upload the latest content on social media platforms
  • Ensure good website traffic and leads for our events and activities
  • Stay up to date with latest industry trends and practices

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or relevant field
  • 2 years of experience working as a Content Creator, Content WriterContent Strategist or a similar role
  • Portfolio of already published articles and web pages
  • Proper knowledge and working experience with Content Management Systems like WordPress, etc.
  • Exceptional knowledge of Social Media Marketing
  • Good knowledge about email marketing
  • Outstanding writing and editing skills
  • Exceptional knowledge of digital publishing and generating leads
  • Excellent time management skills

Application submission

Interested team can apply by sending us an email at hello@mts2023.tech

Application closes on 25th of July 2021

Position: Graphic Designer

Position: Graphic Designer

Location: Mogadishu-Somalia

Job Overview

We’re hiring a Graphic Designer with excellent experience in the field of graphic arts and design to join our team. If you’re excited to be part of our team, this is the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

Responsibilities for Graphic Designer

  • Create and design various materials for print and digital collateral
  • Ensure projects are completed with high quality and on schedule
  • Establish creative direction for the company as well as brand guidelines
  • Prioritize and manage the design specifications and budget restrictions
  • Perform retouching and manipulation of images
  • Work with a wide range of media and use graphic design software

Qualifications for Graphic Designer

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic arts, design, communications, or related field
  • 3-5 years of experience in graphic design
  • Knowledge of layouts, graphic fundamentals, typography, print, and the web
  • Familiarity with HTML and CSS preferred
  • Knowledge of Adobe PhotoShop, Illustrator, Sketch, InDesign, and other graphic design software
  • Compelling portfolio of work over a wide range of creative projects
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent eye for detail

Application submission

Interested individuals can apply by sending us an email at hello@mts2023.tech

Application closes on 25th of July 2021

Position: Camera/Videographer

Job vacancy

Position: Camera/Videographer

Location: Mogadishu-Somalia

 Job Description

We are looking for an organized and creative videographer/cameraman to work with our creative team to plan, film, and edit video content. The videographer’s responsibilities include ensuring that the necessary filming equipment is available for use, directing other camera operators on set, and editing film footage.

Videographer Responsibilities:

  • Film videos and shoot photos on set or on location.
  • Ensure that equipment for a shoot is present and working.
  • Plan the shoot with the creative team.
  • Edit footage in post-production.
  • Direct other camera operators so that the needed footage is acquired.

Videographer Requirements:

  • Excellent computer literacy.
  • Excellent in taking photos and operating the camera
  • Proficiency with editing software such as PhotoShop.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Up to date with industry trends and tools that will make projects more successful.
  • Proficiency with camera equipment.

Application submission

Interested individuals can apply by sending us an email at hello@mts2023.tech

Application closes on 25th of July 2021

Position: IT support team

Position: IT support team

Location: Mogadishu-Somalia

Job Overview

We are seeking a service-oriented and motivated group of professionals to join our team. In this role, the team will work on maintaining and monitoring the computer systems and networks for our events. They will be tasked with solving complex technical issues and will also collaborate with team members across all departments to assist them with their technical requirements.

IT Support Team Duties and Responsibilities

  • Install and configure software and computer systems.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve issues with software or hardware.
  • Walk colleagues through steps to help them resolve their technical problems.
  • Maintain procedures and reports that provide technical support to the entire company.
  • Analyze records and logs to spot underlying trends and potential issues.
  • Support the implementation of new solutions or applications.
  • Establish accounts for new users and assist with password or login problems.
  • Test, evaluate, and make decisions about new technology for the company.

IT Support Team Requirements and Qualifications

  • Associate’s or bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field.
  • 3+ years of experience in a technical support role.
  • Certifications are preferred, but not required.
  • Working knowledge and expertise with a variety of software, hardware, and applications.
  • Willingness to solve complicated problems and see projects through to completion.
  • Analytical skills to study problems and records and identify solutions.
  • Team-oriented attitude to help other colleagues and departments with technical problems.
  • Strong interpersonal communication and relationship-building skills.
  • Ability to manage time and effectively prioritize numerous activities at one time.

Application submission

Interested team can apply by sending us an email at: hello@mts2023.tech

Application closes on 25th of July 2021

Position: Communication Director

Position: Communication Director

Location: Mogadishu-Somalia

Job Overview

We’re hiring a Communication Director with excellent experience in the field of communications and media to join our team. If you’re excited to be part of a our team, this is the opportunity you’ve been looking for.

As communication Director, your role will require you to lead the communication department and manage all communication materials and channels

Communications Director Job Responsibilities:

  • Establish and drive a multi-channel communications strategy.
  • Prepare and manage all communications material.
  • Develop brand voice and maintain brand integrity across all platforms.
  • Manage media relations and develop contacts with media members, influencers, and community leaders.
  • Lead a team of communication, marketing, and design professionals.
  • Assist in the creation of digital, video, audio and print content.
  • Track engagement across various platforms and make data-driven decisions.
  • Manage presence at industry events, trade shows, and conferences.
  • Create budget for communications team and ensure compliance.

Communications Director Qualifications / Skills:

  • Demonstrated knowledge and proficiency with communications technologies
  • Understanding of copywriting, graphic design, layout, and publishing
  • Familiarity with social media platforms and social media marketing
  • Experience with search engine marketing, Google Analytics, and Google AdWords
  • Impeccable copywriting and copy editing abilities
  • Strong leadership track record
  • Excellent verbal communication and presentation skills

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing or a related discipline
  • 5-plus years of communications, marketing or public relations or related experience
  • Experience managing digital content
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Established media relations a plus

Application submission

Interested individuals can apply by sending us an email at hello@mts2023.tech

Application closes on 25th of July 2021

Position: Director

Position: Director, Mogadishu Tech Summit

Location: Mogadishu-Somalia

About MTS

Mogadishu Tech Summit (MTS) is annual gathering that connects Somali techies, entrepreneurs, investors, policy-makers & digital-doers to the rest of the world.

About the Position

The strategic focus of recruiting and retaining tech talent is at the forefront of MTS, seizing the opportunity to build on an emerging tech hub is integral to the success of the summit

This job is for…

Someone who will take ownership and agency over a successful event and grow it to a globally recognized experience. It’s for someone who has a passion for startups, technology, and working with technologists, creators, and most importantly innovators. A person who can creatively leverage what we have and execute an experience that matches the ambitions of our community, with the upside of building something that will make waves around the country and to the world.

Job Description

  • Identify research opportunities that align with the mission of MTS.
    • Build and maintain relationships with sponsors, influencers, community leaders and other key stakeholders.
    • Create an event budget and roadmap for key deliverables for approval by the Board and/or Leadership.
    • Develop content and programming that creates a compelling guest experience.
    • Maintain invitation database and provide strategic recommendations on additions or edits.
    • Coordinate regular meetings and develop collateral including agendas, executive briefings, etc.
    • Leverage best practices around delegation of authority.
    • Coordinate heavily with the public relationship group and implement strategic marketing plan.
    • Develop partnership and sponsorship opportunities to support the events and programs.
    • Effectively communicate with Chamber leadership and/or MTS Committee by providing ongoing updates as well as post-event analysis.

Requirements

  • Unquestionable ethics and integrity. Demonstrated ability to protect privacy and maintain discretion in dealing with highly confidential information.
  • Strong organizational skills that reflect the ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks seamlessly with excellent attention to detail.
  • Service approach with a highlighted sense of accountability, empathy, and humility.
  • Highly resourceful team-player, solution-oriented, and comfortable operating with incomplete information.
  • Intellectual agility and the ability to analyze and think critically.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • 5+ years with experience in conference and event management, project management, communications or related field.
  • Supervisory experience leading a cross-functional team or complex operation.
  • Experience in operations management, programming experience and managing budgets.
  • Experience in leadership management and a demonstrated track record of high performance while being able to use sound judgement and reasoning to make decisions

Application submission

Interested individuals can apply by sending us an email at hello@mts2023.tech

Application closes on 25th of July 2021