Stakeholders & Communications Officer

Location
Johannesburg, Ekurhuleni Metro
Salary
R401 518.00 pa
Posted
11 Apr 2018
Closes
24 Apr 2018

External Advertisement
Stakeholders and Communications Officer

R401 518.00 Total Cost to Company
The successful candidate will be based at Head Office and will be
responsible for the following:

• Prepare the annual action plan to facilitate stakeholder engagement
aligned to the Departmental Master Plan
• Develop stakeholder profile and stakeholder groupings in line with
business of Magalies Water
• Facilitate the Water Services Forums to promote interaction
between Magalies Water and key clients
• Represent the organization in the absence of the Manager at
international, national and local conferences and exhibitions
• Guide management and staff in stakeholder engagement issues
relating to the organization, incorporating events, exhibitions and
conferences
• Facilitate and coordinate organizational events to ensure brand
maximization and promote stakeholder partnerships
• Manage and frequently update the website content
• Support the Departments to attend to consumer complaints
• Liaise with clients to understand consumer satisfaction levels
through instruments such as consumer surveys, in conjunction
with the Customer Relations Department
• Draft press releases, write articles, write content for newsletters,
write notifications to stakeholders
• Manage projects within budget allocations and escalate budget
variances to the Manager
• Prepare monthly and quarterly reports on stakeholder relations
and communication matters for submission to the Manager for
review
Qualifications and Experience
• In order to be considered for appointment candidates must have at
least a B Degree in Marketing/Communications/Public Relations or
related NQF Level 7
• Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in communications or marketing
or media environment with exposure to advertising, event
coordination, public relations and stakeholder relations.
• PRISA accreditation is an added advantage
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Good planning and organizing skills
• Sound problem solving and analytical skills
• Driver’s license is a pre-requisite

Appointments will be made in line with the Magalies Water
Employment Equity Plan, people with disability are encouraged to
apply.
Kindly note that for e-mailed applications, should you not
received an acknowledgement of receipt, this could mean that
your application did not reach us due to size of attachments
exceeding 8 MB. Should this occur, we suggest you resend your
application in 2 or 3 parts, splitting the attachments accordingly.
Closing date: 24th April 2018
Interested candidates are invited to send their detailed CV’s,
inclusive of certified copies of qualifications, to HR Department at
fax 086 572 6288, or e-mail it to recruitment@magalieswater.co.za