Senior Corporate Communications Manager
|Remuneration:||Rand50000 - Rand60000 per month NegotiableDependingOnExperience |
|Job policy:||Employment Equity position|
Our client a leading PR agency, highly regarded in the industry seeks the services and expertise of a communications manager to join their team ASAP. You have to have strong exp in Crisis Comms.
You will be expected to work as head of Corporate Reputation and Crisis Management for our client and must have proven exp working in advance crisis preparedness, and lead communications on a broad range of issues, including litigation, introduction of regulation, and service disruptions.
The successful candidate will also work proactively to enhance the company’s reputation by managing corporate news surrounding mergers, acquisitions and strategic partnerships.
The appointee will:
- Bachelor’s degree; Minimum 10-12 years public relations/communications experience.
- Expertise developing global crisis communications plans, programs and policies. The company is looking for someone to go beyond the basic planning and help it think in new, dynamic ways about managing its reputation and responding to crises.
- possess around eight years exp and proven competence in corporate communications including employee communications/media relations/corporate reporting/websites/publications and corporate identity
- Display exceptional written, verbal and presentation skills in English
- Have allround corporate affairs and pr exposure
- Demonstrate a good working knowledge of communication theory and technology
- Exhibit excellent interpersonal skills
- Fully proficient in MS Office
- Be both assertive and diplomatic, as well as creative and solution orientated
- Be self motivated, capacle of working independantly and delivering timeously
- Inspire confidence, be of unquestionable integrity and able to maintain high levels of confidentiality
- Be willing to work extended hours and over weekends on an ad hoc basis, as well as be able to travel domestically
Posted on 04 Jun 08:20