Posted : 18 December, 2019
Location : Douala, Cameroon
Category : Marketing & Communication
Job type : Full Time


Union Bank of Cameroon Plc is presently in search of a Communications Champion in its head office, Douala Cameroon. Opportunity is open for both internal and external candidates.

Job Purpose:

The COMMUNICATIONS CHAMPION is here to support the Corporate Affairs & Social Investments department and other team members with a touch of visual, artistic, traditional as well as the social media to consistently build, maintain strong relationship with stakeholders while positioning the UBC brand.


Category: (To be determined based on background and experience)

Reporting Line: Reports to Head, Corporate Affairs & Social Investments

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Ensure efficient implementation of strategies to promote internal and external reputation of the bank
  • Assist in developing and implementing the internal communications strategy which supports business activities geared towards achieving bank’s strategic goals with focus on both the traditional and social media outlets and serves as bridge between bank and various communication and media organs
  • Collaborate with team member to ensure communication briefs are well visualized and presented as appropriate
  • Support in building and maintaining positive stakeholder relationships so as to leverage on business opportunities
  • Transform ideas into attractive and interesting designs to ensure proper animation of banks social media ( Face book, LinkedIn, twitter etc) as well as keep watch and report prominent risk
  • Ensure UBC brand guidelines are properly used in all internal and external communications
  • Develop digital and printed content including product one pager, interactive book, email blast for both internal and external stakeholders
  • Ensure consistency in bank publications as well as ensure brand guidelines are maintained in all publications including and not limited to Logos, grids, arts work etc
  • Design web based material including banners, email templates, newsletters etc
  • Active team player to support the entire corporate affairs and social investment team
  • Execute any other task which may be requested by line manager and/or management.

Competencies/ Skills:

  • Minimum of BSc degree or equivalent in Communication/management/marketing, or other related disciplines. Diploma in Video and /or Graphic designs is of added advantage
  • At least 2 years of graphic design experience in design studios/brand/agency creative
  • Knowledge and experience in print and digital in creating brand identity systems and bring to life across industries with touch prints
  • High proficiency in Adobe creative suite: illustrator, In design, Photoshop etc with strong sense of design principles, layout and conceptual skills
  • Ability to quickly transform detailed markups and unwavering attention to details
  • High level of loyalty, integrity , Organizational, Excellent communication skills and fluency in English and French
  • Proficiency in Microsoft package, content management systems and social media platform.

Application Procedure:

  • All documents (CV and Cover Letter) should be sent to on or before 5.00pm of December 27th, 2019.The subject of the email should be “Communications Champion”
  • Union Bank of Cameroon plc is an enterprise that vies for Equal Employment Opportunity.

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