International Project Developer

All countries

Position Summary

Our International Project Developers can work from any of our office locations in Africa including Lagos, Accra, Nairobi or Dakar, and our future locations, Abidjan and Kampala. Remote opportunities can also be discussed.

Pulse is Africa’s leading innovative media company, informing and engaging Africa’s young audience - and providing expansive media reach and creative marketing solutions to partners. We run news websites and social channels and marketing and production across Francophone and Anglophone West Africa and East Africa.

We are a platform leading in reach with our news and entertainment content - with millions of regular users per month. We are also a marketing partner, empowering brands with our expansive media reach and 360 degree in-house marketing solutions. Additionally, Pulse is the licensee publisher of the regional Business Insider Africa.

We strive to hire the brightest talent out of universities on the African continent and around the world. We offer fast-paced career opportunities for graduate and postgraduate students from all backgrounds who wish to build a career in the Management/ Tech/ Creative/ Marketing/ Advertising industries.

We have six positions available for creative problem solvers who would be excited to lead on these key projects for a period of three to six months:

  • Social Media Asset Acquisition & Integration
  • Technical & Business Model Acceleration for an influencer & contributor network
  • Leveraging Messaging Channels in Modern Publishing
  • Redefining and Establishing Pulse’s YouTube strategy
  • Direct- to-Consumer Commercial Product Development
  • NGO Sales Strategy & Grant Opportunities

Candidates applying for International Project Developer should have these qualifications and skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline - an MBA, MSc or CIM qualification a plus
  • Good experience with digital and knowledge of social media marketing platforms & tools
  • A good level of commercial awareness
  • Results-oriented and able to work independently and within a team environment
  • Strong verbal and written communications skills
  • Curious, creative and versatile
  • Lots of passion and enthusiasm!

Joining the Pulse Team

From the moment you join us, you will be empowered to run projects, solve problems and develop solutions that can impact our audience of millions and our clients and partners.

By the end of the project, you will have gained real skills that will prepare you for the next phase of your career - which could still be with Pulse if you are considered for a longer term commitment of regular employment. We prefer to recruit once and hire twice!

We’ll offer you remuneration that is competitive and you will get to work collaboratively with a passionate and hardworking team in a fast-paced international work environment - plus support, mentorship and guidance from our Senior Management Team to make your experience a memorable one.

How To Apply

We are accepting and reviewing applications for this role until mid June. If you would like to apply, please send your CV and a cover email explaining why you’re a great fit for this role to [email protected]. Please state ‘International Project Developer’ as the subject of your email.