Osagie Alonge

Director of Growth, ORide at OPay
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Osagie Alonge

Director of Growth, ORide at OPay
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Biography

Osagie Alonge Director of Growth, ORide at OPay

Summary:

I have over a decade of experience in media and marketing with an emphasis on Content Creation, Content Strategy, Content Marketing, Communications, Multimedia Production and Sales.

Experience

Director of Growth, ORide at OPay from – Present, Nigeria

 

Head of Editorial & Editor-In-Chief, Pulse Africa RADP (Ringier Africa Digital Publishing)  – Lagos, Accra, Nairobi

 

Editor-In-Chief at Business Insider Sub-Saharan Africa by Pulse from  – Sub-Saharan Africa

 

At Ringier Nigeria he rose from Editor-In-Chief, Pulse Nigeria to Managing Director, Editorial Content, Pulse Nigeria within 3 years 5 months

As a Managing Director, Pulse Nigeria his responsibility includes;

  • Full responsibility and accountability for all content published on the website.
  • Handling overall editing responsibilities for quality control.
  • Change, modify, paraphrase or condense the content in order to enhance its quality and approve or reject the piece based on preset grounds and adherence to the Editorial Guidelines.
  • Ensure Editorial Guidelines are clear and comprehensive and the document always up to date, accurate and unequivocally communicates values and standards.
  • Set short and long-term goals, objectives and strategies.
  • Assign responsibilities to editors and all team members as appropriate and oversee timely
    execution and completion.
  • Relationship building and communication with all team members.
  • Conduct and attend regular meetings to guide the team on objectives, short and longterm goals, general direction and also aid in the formulation of action plans.
  • Compile regular monitoring reports on traffic to the website and overall performance.
  • Actively seek new and innovative ways to increase readership and reach.
  • Actively promote and act as an ambassador for Pulse.
  • Participate in panels and other discussions in the wider journalistic and media communities
  • Full responsibility and accountability for all content published on the website.
  • Handling overall editing responsibilities for quality control.
  • Change, modify, paraphrase or condense the content in order to enhance its quality and approve or reject the piece based on preset grounds and adherence to the Editorial Guidelines…
  • Source, create and edit compelling and rich content to support digital strategy, with a focus on contact services, attracting users and key audiences and converting them to act
  • Work alongside editors in the execution of digital strategy, providing timely updates to the website, delivering email marketing campaigns and social media activity on all platforms.
  • Work with other writers in the team to produce informative copy for the benefit of the users
  • Manage online forums as the online community manager; develop user policies and guidelines
  • Analyse and interpret user data and conduct teasing to gather insights into effective communications with each segment and what their needs are.
  • Be responsible for driving unique visitors, referrals and registrations to the project and to conduct ongoing monitoring to ensure any risks are identified and mitigated against.
  • Take editorial and operation control of the online forum, provoking discussion and ensuring user-generated content is moderated effectively.
  • Source, create and edit compelling and rich content to support digital strategy, with a focus on contact services, attracting users and key audiences and converting them to act
  • Work alongside editors in the execution of digital strategy, providing timely updates to the website, delivering email marketing campaigns and social media activity on all platforms.
  • Work with other writers in the team to produce informative copy for the benefit of the users…

 

At BHM Group Nigeria he rose from Web Content Uploader, theNETng to Chief Correspondent, theNETng and Assistant Manager, theNETng within 3 years 7 months
As Assistant Manager, theNETng his responsibility are;
  • Handle advertising; Google ads, Ad Dynamo, Facebook ads, Sponsored tweets
  • Manage E-mail enterprise
  • Manage all existing domains; advice for renewal, transfers etc
  • Manager website server; monitor traffic, advise for monthly renewal, detect flaws etc
  • Handle media partnerships
  • Handle job employment into the company

 

A&R Executive & Road Manager at X3M Music  from  – Artiste and Repertoire, Management, Creative decision making

Licenses & Certifications

Mastering Digital Marketing: SEM, SEO, Social Media and Beyond at London Business School

Professional Diploma in Digital Marketing at Shaw Academy

The Podcast Masterclass: The Complete Guide to Podcasting at Udemy

MBA Insights for Undergraduates at Coursera Verified Certificates

Digital Journalism Bootcamp Masterclass at Guardian News & Media

Introductory Award in Radio Production at Highbury College

Honors & Awards

100 Most Influential Young Nigerians (2018) by Avance Media 

Leading PR & rating agency, Avance Media announced finalists for the 3rd edition of its prestigious annual ranking focused on young people dubbed: 100 Most Influential Young Nigerians. According to Prince Akpah, MD of Avance Media, the year’s list features young people who have made remarkable contributions towards their respective fields which have extended impact to other young people across Nigeria and beyond.

All sessions by Osagie Alonge

Panel Session

13 May 2020
12:15 - 13:-00
Main Hall