Public Relations Officer (1 Position) – Lusaka

This listings application deadline has expired so it is probably out of date

View all jobs →

Employment Opportunities

The Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission a Body Corporate established under the Citizens’ Economic Empowerment Act No. 9 of 2006 to enhance broad-based economic empowerment, foster citizens’ economic ownership, control and management of economic resources, as well as to promote economic empowerment of targeted citizens is inviting applications from suitably qualified Zambians to fill the following positions:

Reporting to the Public Relations Manager, the ideal candidate will be responsible for planning and directing public relations programmes designed to create and maintain a favorable public image for the Commission. The job entails ensuring a robust communication that promotes, maintains improves the image and reputation of the Commission.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide support to the Public Relations and Communication Manager
  • Develop, maintain and generate reputable management and communication system consistently and accurately documenting broad processes;
  • Develop and (periodically) update the Commission’s corporate profile, annual accounts, newsletters, abridge financial reports and other communication materials;
  • Manage the production and posting of the Web Portal online content and face book to the general public;
  • Manage a Database for media relations;
  • Render logistics support to units organizing events with the Commission;
  • Identify main client groups and audience and determine the best way to communicate publicity information to them;
  • Develop, protect, improve and maintain the Commission’s corporate image and identity, which includes the use of logos and signage;
  • Manage Commission’s event such as introducing new products, or other activities the Commission supports gain attention through the media without advertising directly.

Qualifications

  • Grade Twelve (12) Certificate
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication, Marketing, Business Administration or related field
  • Master’s Degree in Mass Communication, Marketing, Business Administration or related field will be an added advantage
  • Must be a member of the Zambia Institute of Marketing or other relevant professional body
  • At least 5 years working experience

Method of Application

Interested candidates meeting the above profile should submit application letters enclosing an updated Curriculum Vitae and copies of the academic and professional certificates to the following address:

The applications must be submitted in a sealed envelope indicating the position being applied for. Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within two weeks after closure of the application period. Those who will not hear from us in the stated period should consider themselves unsuccessful.

The Director General

Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission

Plot 6457, Los Angeles Boulevard

Longacres

P.O Box 35068

Lusaka.