Marketing and Communications Manager

Insights · Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Department Insights
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Are you ready to use your marketing expertise to make an impact? Would you enjoy being the driving force behind designing and implementing a marketing strategy focused on value creation? You could be our next Marketing and Communications manager! 

The Company
We are a fast-growing non-profit social enterprise with offices in the Netherlands, Portugal, South Africa,  India, Kenya, and Ethiopia. Triggerise builds digital platforms that motivate users - primarily young women and adolescent girls - to make positive choices. We work together with local communities and use nudges like reminders, discounts and reward points to encourage our users to access and use health products and services. We also support our users in becoming entrepreneurs and adding value to their economies.

All of our Triggerise offices are comfortable, open spaces filled with enthusiastic, international colleagues. Whether you are working from our biggest office in Nairobi, the fast-growing office in Addis, or from home, our people are young and our culture is global and dynamic. Our work environment is fast-paced, informal, and friendly. 

For this position, we are open to remote work and will happily accept applicants from any Triggerise Location.

The JobAs the Marketing and Communication manager at Triggerise, you’ll work together with the insights and marketing team to ensure that our message is delivered in a relevant, meaningful and effective way. You’ll do this, by: 

  • Carrying out our use-facing marketing strategy to marry insights about our users with the knowledge of their online and offline behaviour.
  • Aligning our Go-To-Market strategy with value creation for the communities, service providers, partners and individuals. 
  • Translating our strategy and marketing plans into an action plan which will drive demand for our membership and services - this will include developing and executing content, brand materials, social media engagement and continuous flow messages. 
  • Keeping abreast of the latest marketing trends and movements in the market, and find ways to boost the company’s visibility. 

About You

You think outside of the box and collaborate well with others.You have strong interpersonal skills, and strong consultative skills. You can give your team the structure and guidance to help them excel by themselves. 


  • A relevant university degree or the equivalent in work experience.
  • At least 3 years of previous experience in a similar position.
  • Strong communication and analytical analytical skills 
  • Knowledge of relevant design tools and communications channels.

The Rewards

At Triggerise we believe in being open, also when it comes to salaries. The salary brackets for  this position, excluding benefits, is Br 39 000 - Br 58 500 per month in Ethiopia, KSH 174 900  - KSH 262 300 per month in Kenya, €2 700 - €4 100 per month in the Netherlands, €1 800  - €2 700 in Portugal and R34 100 -   R51 200 per month in South Africa. We will offer you a salary in this bracket depending on your level of experience and how it relates to your future colleagues. If you would like to know more about the salaries in our other locations, please contact us. 


In addition to your monthly salary, we offer you:

  • Great secondary benefits 
  • A personal development budget.
  • Unlimited holidays, if you can make it work with your team you’re good to go.
  • Growth opportunities.
  • A product to help shape as we grow, to leave your mark on how we do things.
  • A vision that we trust that you will do your job without us having to invent unnecessary rules and regulations.

The Details

Interested? Click Apply for This Job! Want more information? Check out our website or contact our Global Recruiter. We only accept applications through the apply links, not by email.

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  • Location
    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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  • Minimum Experience