Fresher Social Media & Digital Content Assistant Jobs – Makerere University Joint Aids Program (MJAP)


Job Title:    Social Media & Digital
Content Assistant

Organisation: Makerere
University Joint Aids Program (MJAP)

Duty Station:  Kampala,

Reports to: EIPHIV-Uganda – Project Officer


About US:

Makerere University Joint Aids Program (MJAP) is a private-not-for profit
Company under University. MJAP works to build partnerships and strengthen
health systems to optimally respond to HIV/AIDS, TB, Non-communicable diseases
(NCDs) and other diseases of public health importance in Africa.


Job Summary:   The Social
Media & Digital Content Assistant will primarily develop, implement and
execute various digital & social media activities for EIPHIV – Uganda in
line with the project objectives and ensure that the program online data is
secure and backed up appropriately.


Key Duties and Responsibilities:  

coordinate and deliver digital/social media related products to the intended
target group.

Map out
a comprehensive digital strategy and marketing plan for improving visibility of

and manage Digital Marketing campaigns.

support in creating and editing social media content such as videos, photo
content etc; and in the management of MJAP website

support on all social media initiatives/events including generating adequate
social elements and adherence to standards.

and maintain up-to-date and engaging digital online platforms that create
impact for MJAP.

social/digital data analytics to identify information gaps, threats and
opportunities to improve the Communication Strategy for MJAP.

monitor trends in social media tools, applications, channels, design and
strategy to identify opportunities for MJAP.

for MJAP in social media spaces, engaging in dialogues and answering questions
where appropriate.

procedure and remedial actions for digital damage control and report notable
threats to Management

monitor effective benchmarks for measuring the impact of social media campaigns
and share reports with Management.

Set up
and optimize MJAP online pages within each platform to increase the visibility
of the social content


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

applicant should preferably hold a Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information
Technology, Mass Communications, Media or Public Relations

minimum of two years of proven working experience in social media marketing or
as a digital media specialization.

knowledge of E-learning, with a certificate in web design, web development, CRO
and SEO is desirable.

of online marketing and good understanding of major marketing channels

social networking experience and social analytics tools knowledge.

experience sourcing and managing content development, publishing and online
reputation management.

in-depth knowledge and understanding of social media platforms

writing and language skills

functional knowledge and/or personal experience with WordPress

attitude, detail and customer oriented with good multitasking and
organizational ability.

degree of professionalism to ensure that MJAP image is protected.


How to Apply:

All interested and qualified candidates should apply via the email below
and submit their cover letters, a detailed curriculum vita and copies of
relevant academic documents to: addressed to; The Human Resource
Manager, Makerere University Joint AIDS Program (MJAP).


Please ensure that your attachments do not exceed 5 MB.


We do appreciate your interest to work with MJAP. However, we regret that
only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks after the
submission deadline.


Deadline: 21st February, 2021
by 5:00pm


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