Marketing and Communications Analyst Job at SHIFT Nigeria

SHIFT is a non partisan organization that builds support for transformative leaders in communities across the nation. We are Nigerians from all over the nation and around the world.

We are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Marketing and Communications Analyst

Location: Abuja
Job Type: Full Time


  • Support social media and marketing initiatives
  • Support content research and development
  • Research and collect data on national, state, and local political leadership
  • Research political topics ranging from the Nigerian political system to broader political ideologies in other democracies
  • Support event planning and implementation
  • Support special project initiatives for leadership and any additional program goals


  • Strong primary, secondary, and online research skills
  • Strong writing and communications skills
  • Previous experience working with teams or organizations outside Nigeria
  • Comfortable working in a rapidly changing work environment (SHIFT is still very much a startup)
  • Thorough understanding of marketing elements (including traditional and digital marketing such as SEO/Social media etc.) and market research methods
  • Demonstrable experience in marketing data analytics and tools
  • Solid computer skills, including MS Office, marketing software (Canva, Animoto, Adobe Creative Suite & CRM) and applications (Web analytics, Google Adwords etc.)
  • Attention to detail, including exacting standards to maintain accuracy and excellence
  • Ability to work collaboratively and comfortable working in cross functional teams
  • High level of comfort with using technology to complete tasks (Google Tools, email platforms, social media platforms, etc)
  • Demonstrated commitment to social justice issues and understanding of challenges facing poor communities across the nation
  • A passion and commitment to democratic principles and making Nigeria great
  • Humility, integrity, passion, motivation, and a self-starter attitude

Work Experience and Training:

  • Must have worked in political, NGO, consulting, Civil Society or related environment
  • Bachelor’s or Training in political science, communication, journalism, public policy, law or related degree

Application Closing Date
31st January, 2019.

How to Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should:
Click here to apply online