Context •Multicultural environment
•Dynamic, vibrant, fast-paced, and demanding organisation
•Pressurised environment with non-negotiable deadlines
•High performance culture
•Highly competitive environment
•Customer centric
Customers •Business units within M-Net
•Business units in the Group of Companies
•Corporates and media stakeholders
•External suppliers
Outputs •Develop and implement a public relations strategy and plans (external and internal) for the Local Interest Channels
•Actively establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, media and key group stakeholders and develop new business opportunities.
•Create and review press releases and press briefings
•Continuous assessment, review and enhancement of the publicity interventions across the channels
•Evaluate advertising and promotion efforts to ensure alignment to PR efforts
•Draft speeches
•Ensure consistent framing of communications
•Develop and implement social media strategies
•Develop and maintain Local Interest Channels web pages
•Respond to requests for information about Local Interest Channels activities or status
•Manage PR budget
•Development and execution of events
•Supervising and managing staff
Education & Experience •Post graduate degree in communication or Journalism and media studies
•5 years’ Experience in PR Management
•3-5 years’ experience in Broadcasting Communications or Television
•3-5 years management experience
•Expert in Internet and social media strategy
•Event coordination experience
•Knowledge and understanding of all media
•Knowledge of and a passion for the Entertainment Industry
•Computer Literacy (Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, Excel)
Competencies •Excellent communication skills
•Strong writing, editing and oral communication
•Interpersonal and networking skills
•Persuading and influencing
•Negotiation skills
•Ability to work under tight deadlines and pressurized situations
•Decision making
•Problem solving skills
•Customer Centric
•Presentation skills
•Willingness to travel, as necessary

Close Date: 2015/06/08