02 Public Relations Officer jobs at National Housing and Construction Company Limited

National Housing and Construction Company Limited

02 Public Relations Officer jobs

Location:  Jobs in Uganda 2022 - 2023

Work Hours: Full-time, 08 hours per day

Salary: UGX

No. of vacancies: 02

Deadline: 14 April 2022

Hiring Organization: National Housing and Construction Company Limited

Job Details:

National Housing and Construction Company Limited is Uganda’s Leading Real Estate Developer with fifty-seven (57) years of experience in developing, building and managing housing Estates for sell or let at economic rates. The Company, seeks to strategically place itself as the lead National Company in infrastructure development with a view of being a major player in the realization of the National Strategic development goals and strategies thereof.
National Housing has synchronized various productive Strategic Partnerships and engagements with focus on enhancing infrastructure development in the country and strengthened its capacity as a Construction Company so as to broaden its range of services within the infrastructure development arena.
Accordingly, through various strategic collaborative partnerships and with support from different stakeholders within the industry, National Housing will over the next five (5) years look to grow its portfolio to a Class- A Contractor so as to broaden its range of services within the infrastructure development arena and place itself as a major player in Public Infrastructure development.
The Company, now seeks to recruit and create talented and sustainable Human Resource Pool of Professionals, with high levels of Integrity, dedication and commitment, geared towards driving the Company generated business, both in the short and long term. The staff will work as part of an exciting team with a vision of becoming better professionals and execute the Company’s mandate. The successful candidates will be engaged as and when the respective projects are rolled out.
Applications are therefore invited from suitably qualified persons to fill the following Positions;

Post: Public Relations Officer
No. of Vacancies: Two (02) Vacancies

Key Duties and Responsibilities:
a) Develop and implement both strategic and operational plans for the Public Relations Section.
b) Participate in the business planning, budgeting and review process.
c) Prepare and implement public relations plans and programmes which meet and promote the corporate image and brand.
d) Seek to impact and influence key stakeholders, such as Government, clients and customers, the Housing Industry, as well as the public in general, so that they are positively disposed towards the Company.
e) Build and manage a positive image of NHCCL both locally & internationally
f) Establishing and maintaining positive media relations through press conferences, articles, press releases, radio and TV programme.
g) Develop and maintain good relations with NHCCL’s clientele and the general public
h) Carry out protocol functions.
i) Oversee NHCCL’s participation at National events, gathering, processing & dissemination of Company Information.
j) Research, through reading widely, to access information that is relevant to the Company and disseminate it to staff, media and other stakeholders.
k) Oversee and supervise the production of Corporate Publications and documentaries.
l) Oversee the gathering, processing and dissemination of information about the Company and the Housing Industry, as deemed appropriate.
m) Organize Corporate Conferences and Meetings.

Minimum Qualification and Experience:
a) Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication, Journalism, or a closely related filed from a recognized University/Institution
b) Additional specialized in Public Relations, from a recognized institution, is a must.
c) Six (6) years’ experience at least 3 of which must be as a Public Relations Manager, or in a similar position

Application procedure

Applications indicating the position being applied for and accompanied by detailed Curriculum Vitae, copies of Academic certificates, evidence of relevant working experience & contacts of three (3) Professional referees should be addressed and delivered to;

The Chief Human Resource Officer,
National Housing & Construction Company Limited,
Plot 5, 7th Street,
Industrial Area,
P.O. BOX 659,
Kampala, Uganda.

Submit an online application to: Email address; info@nhcc.co.ug. (All applications via email must be sent as one document not more than 10 mbs)

Deadline for submission is Thursday, 14th April, 2022 by 4:30Pm. (East African Time)
Please note that only short listed candidates shall be contacted.

Date Posted: 2022-03-27