DEADLINE: MAY 12, 2023 — BudgIt is accepting applications for the position of Social Media and Community Manager in Lagos State, Nigeria.
Interested applicants must be skilled in social media, content development, and community management.
The Social Media and Community Manager must have a Bachelor’s degree in Mass Communication, Social Sciences, or other related fields with at least 2 years of experience working as a community or social media manager.
Past and proven experience with building audience and community online, social media accounts, and driving user sign-ups and engagements for tech products is an added advantage.
Applicants must have excellent writing and proofreading skills as well as hands-on experience with content creation and management.
The deadline for application is May 12, 2023.
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