Public Relations Officer

Website MAYIKO INFRASTRUCTURE LIMITED

Exploring Beyond The Ordinary

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Responsible to Maintain the organization’s image and identity.
  • Establishing / Facilitating the communication with government agencies, ministries, departments and build relations with the same for various kind of requirements of the organisation related to all projects.
  • Develop PR campaigns and media relations strategies
  • Collaborate with internal teams (e.g. marketing, legal, technical) and maintain open
    communication with senior management
  • Edit and update promotional material and publications (brochures, videos, social media posts etc.)
  • Designing or project managing the production of visual communications and digital content.
  • Prepare and distribute press releases
  • Organize PR events (e.g. open days, press conferences) and serve as the company’s spokesperson
  • Seek opportunities for partnerships, sponsorships and advertising
  • Address inquiries from the public, media/press and other parties
  • Track media coverage and follow industry trends – Providing organisation with information about new promotional opportunities and current PR campaigns’ progress.
  • Commissioning or undertaking relevant market research and data analysis.
  • Prepare and submit PR reports including but not limited to the progress, budgets, timescales and benefits of all PR campaigns / related activities.
  • Manage PR issues
  • Collaborates with managers to identify trends and evaluate advertising to determine whether it is in sync with the organization’s public relation efforts.

Qualification Criteria:

  • Bachelor of Communication Degree in Public Relations
  • 4+ years of Experience as PR Officer
  • Affiliation / Membership with relevant government approved institution / authority i.e ZIPRC

Skillset Required:

  • excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including effective writing skills
  • self-confidence, drive, competence and a willingness to learn
  • excellent organisational and time management skills with the ability to multitask
  • flexibility, determination, enthusiasm and the ability to cope under pressure
  • creativity, imagination and initiative
  • good teamwork, negotiation and problem-solving skills
  • business awareness and a good knowledge of current affairs
  • the ability to think strategically, for planning successful PR campaigns
  • the capacity to prioritise tasks and projects effectivel

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@mayikoinfra.com