• Communication Specialist

    Employer: Energy Development Corporation Ltd (EDCL)
    Posted: 13 October 2018
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    Key roles/responsibilities

    Prepare or edit program publications for internal and external audiences
    Respond to request for information from the media and all program stakeholders
    Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with stakeholders
    Plan and direct development and communication of informational programs to maintain favorable public and stakeholder perceptions of program’s accomplishments and agenda.
    Produce or coordinate production of advertisement and promotions
    Arrange public appearances, lectures, contests, or exhibits for clients to increase service awareness
    Study the objective, promotional policies and needs for the program to develop public relations strategies that will influence public opinion, promote ideas and services.
    Confer with other managers to identify trends and key group interests and concerns or to provide advice on business decisions
    Consult with advertising agencies or staff to arrange promotional campaigns in all types of media
    Coach the EDCL staff in effective communication with the public.
    Prepare speeches to be delivered to media, public or stakeholders
    Ensure timely purchase of advertising space to promote client services or agenda.

    Qualifications and experience

    Bachelor degree in Public Relation, journalism, communication, marketing or another related field
    At least 5 years of work experience in the related field A Master degree or post graduate diploma in a related field is an added advantage

    Duly signed application letters addressed to the Managing Director of Energy Development Corporation Limited (EDCL) together with updated detailed curriculum vitae, copies of both academic and professional certificates, proof of related experience/valid work certificates and names and addresses of at least three (3) reference persons and copy of Identity Card should be submitted at the reception of EDCL located at Kigali City Tower Building, 9th Floor not later than 17/10/2018 latest 4.00 P.M.

    Note: Please note that submission of valid and acceptable proof of experience/work certificates attached to your job applications to support the relevant experience indicated in the applicant’s CVs among other documents highlighted above is a MUST for pre-selection. Candidates will be informed of shortlisting results via lists appended on the REG website (www.reg.rw) under “Jobs” and on EDCL notice boards/floors.