Applications are invited from suitable qualified indigenes of Rivers State for this position below
PUBLIC AFFAIRS MANAGER Ref No. 26
AGE: Minimum 35 years old.
EDUCATIONAL & PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION:
Minimum of a good Bachelor’s degree in social sciences, applied arts, marketing/advertising, or other related field.
Possession of an MBA, relevant Post-graduate degrees or Chartered membership of the Nigerian Institute of Public Relations would be a definite advantage.
Minimum of 10 years of relevant work experience, 3 of which should be in managing Public, Government & Media relations.
SKILLS/ SPECIAL APTITUDES:
Excellent written and oral communication skills
High Level Advocacy & inquiry skills
Very good Analytical and imaginative skills, systematic thinking, dependable with good initiatives and drive
Strong leadership skills- influencing and stakeholder engagement skills
Excellent Interpersonal and conflict resolution skills.
Knowledge and usage of Micro soft Office suite of Applications e.g. Microsoft excel, Microsoft word Microsoft Power Point
Very good knowledge of regional power map, and a working relationship with the local media would be an advantage
BRIEF JOB DESCRIPTION
Develop and execute the Public, Government and Media Relations Programme
Build and maintain mutually beneficial relationships with key stakeholders, Special public s, Government and Media
Ensure dissemination of appropriate information to relevant stakeholder
Monitor & track local and international events/activities on Public procurement
Incumbent may be asked to perform other duties as required and will report to the director General. The person will supervise the staff and coordinate the activities of the public Affairs department
This Position offers a challenging career along with an attractive remuneration package
If you meet the requirements for this position please send a comprehensive curriculum vitae only on Microsoft Word as attached document to our email not later than 11th March 2009 stating your telephone number, detailed contact address and e-mail address quoting the relevant reference number and if sending by post quote the relevant reference number on the top left side of the envelope and mail to.
P.O. Box 16123,
Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
All applications will be treated in confidence.