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A statutory body engaged in development financing, is seeking to recruit an experienced and technically competent individual to fill the following position.

Reporting to the HR and Administration Manager, this position is accountable for keeping internal and external stakeholders aware and informed of the organization's policies, programs and services while maintaining the organization's image of a solid, professional financial institution operating with transparency and integrity so that the organization achieves its Mission and Vision.

Specifically, the position will:

1. Review/modify and implement the organization's Communications Strategy.
2. Draft/review press releases and any other communiqué from the Fund; prepare speeches and other presentation material for the CEO, Board of Directors and Managers as required.
3. Establish and maintain effective relationships/contacts with the media ensuring timely response to requests for information; manage PR and Communications service providers.
4. Develop and execute public relations programmes designed to project a favourable image and gain public support for organization's strategic objectives.
5. Co-ordinate the preparation and publication of the organization's Annual Report to ensure completion in the specified timeframe.
6. Select, determine and organize the Fund's participation in public education activities such as exhibitions, trade shows and seminars.
7. Redesign and maintain the organization's corporate website and co-ordinate the design and preparation of brochures, posters, promotional videos, photographs and other publicity and information materials for the Fund. 

If you have the necessary ability and experience, please send your CV with a covering letter identifying key strengths in relation to requirements. Please note, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


The ideal candidate should have:

A Bachelor's degree in Communications or equivalent
Excellent writing and oral communication skills
Research skills
Computer literacy (should be able to use Word, PowerPoint, Publisher and other graphics and/or presentation software)
Understanding of the Public Sector
Relationship with media houses
Understanding of the relationships between Jamaica and Venezuela
Minimum of Five (5) years in PR/Communications 

Deadline: September 14, 2017

Contact Information
Name: Human Resource Manager
Address: N/A
Telephone: N/A
Fax: N/A

Ad Post Date: 2017-09-13



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