Violette Wambua

Marketing and Communications

Level
Senior
Location
Nairobi, Kenya
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

Marketing, Communications, Events and Public Relations.

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Skills

  • Public Relations
  • Writing
  • Events PR
  • Copywriting
  • Social Media Marketing
  • Brand Management
  • Communications
  • Event Management
  • Digital Marketing
  • Media Relations

Companies I’ve worked with

  • T

    Tax Justice Network Africa

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      Health Education Africa Resource Team

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        Networking In Heels Events

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          Dotsavvy Limited

          Work history

          Currently

          Sales & Marketing Manager

          ATG Digital

          May 2019
          • Nairobi, Kenya
          • Full Time
          • Reducing the spread of germs from person to person via pen and paper, by distributing digital registration systems for residences and commercial premises.

          Currently

          Brand Activation Manager

          Brand BuildHer

          Dec 2017
          • Upper Hill, Nairobi, Kenya
          • Freelance
          • As Brand Influencer, I have done digital marketing and PR for various brands as well as research on consumer experience with the brands. Brands that I have successfully worked with include; Pampers Cadbury's Dairy Milk Dentyne Chewing Gum

          2017

          Social Media Manager

          Dotsavvy Limited

          Apr 2017 - Oct 2017
          • Upper Hill, Nairobi, Kenya
          • Full Time
          • My work was to; Set and implement social media and communication campaigns to align with marketing strategies. Coordinate with Marketing, PR and Communications teams to ensure brand consistency. Build relationships with customers, potential customers, industry professionals and journalists. Plan social content and maintain the content calendar, ensuring social media content is regular, relevant and engaging. Campaign and paid media management and Google analytics. E-commerce and digital business Blogging and writing articles on various products and services. Provide engaging text, image and video content for social media accounts. Respond to comments and customer queries in a timely manner. Monitor and report on feedback and online reviews. Monitor the impact of campaigns and Return On Investment Organize and participate in events to build community and boost brand awareness. Liaise with Development and Sales departments to stay updated on new products and features. Stay up-to-date with digital technology trends. Writing engaging copy for use on relevant social media platforms. Engage with Fans and Followers to build relationships with the community and encourage engagement Monitor the success of the community and of social media in terms of the overall marketing strategy. Liaise with internal stakeholders to relay customer feedback insights gained from online conversations within the community. Clients in my brief include; Parapet Cleaning Company First Drinks (FLIRT Vodka) World Wildlife Fund Africa Daykio Plantations Melvins Tea

          2016

          Feb 2016 - Aug 2016
          • Nairobi, Kenya
          • Full Time
          • HEART works with vulnerable women and children living with HIV/AIDS, empowering them to live sustainable lives. Roles; Clearly communicating the mission, vision and core values, programmatic priorities and success stories of HEART both internally and externally Developing communication strategy and annual work plan with detailed program activities and budgets. Developing monthly newsletter for circulation. Coordinating the development of and updating content for all communication platforms; website (www.africaheart.com), social media management, developing written materials e.g. brochures, reports, publications, Editing materials (paper briefs, concept notes, power point presentations etc) in English or Swahili for distribution to network. Developing, coordinating and maintaining an effective social media presence for HEART. (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube Developing and maintaining good links with media; organize media events, press conferences and other engagements with the media

          2015

          Jul 2014 - Jan 2015
          • Nairobi Central, Nairobi, Kenya
          • Full Time
          • TJN-A promotes socially- just, accountable and progressive taxation systems in Africa by advocating for tax policies with pro-poor outcomes. Roles; Donor pitches Budgets management Event Logistics Supplier coordination Event planning and management Event reports and tracking Communications and media strategy.

          2020

          Founder / Executive

          Networking In Heels Events

          Jan 2011 - Dec 2020
          • Nairobi West, Nairobi, Kenya
          • Full Time
          • Networking In Heels is a platform that empowers women in career and business via quarterly events. At each event, there is a panel of speakers that tackle various themes and topics, providing information and mentorship for the wide variety of professional women in attendance. During the 24 events that were held in Nairobi, Kisumu and Mombasa collectively, we worked with corporate partners to ensure the event attendees have access to goods and services that better their lives in different ways. Roles; Fundraising & Partnership management Events Management Media Relations Public Relations Brand management Operations & Supplier coordination Business Forecasting Social Media Management