Tullow Oil Community Communications Officers Jobs in Kenya

We are an international oil & gas company with operations in Africa, Europe, South Asia & South America.
 
Working for Tullow Oil in Kenya, you will be given the freedom and responsibility to make a difference. 
We provide the opportunities to build a solid future within our rapidly expanding portfolio and provide competitive rewards as part of our people strategy. 
Our high level of employee engagement is also one of our key success factors that we want to continue building on.

As the company prepares for further exploration and appraisal activities, Tullow Kenya BV is seeking to appoint two new positions.

Communications Officer (Nairobi based)
 
This is a key position within the Corporate Affairs function. 
The successful candidate will be charged with the implementation of Tullow Kenya’s external and internal communications strategy in line with the business strategy.
 
The position will;
  • Assist in the development of key messaging / briefing notes and other supporting materials.
  • Develop corporate publications such as corporate brochures, newsletters, magazines, fact sheets, reports etc.
  • Plan and implement corporate events and exhibitions.
  • Develop and coordinate the company’s advertising related initiatives in liaison with the appointed agencies.
  • Coordinate all corporate sponsorships and donations in line with the agreed process.
  • Execute the internal communications plan.
The ideal candidate will have a University degree, preferably a qualification in mass communication, public relations, business management or marketing with 2-3 years experience in corporate communications. 
Experience in media, event management, sponsorship management and working with advertising agencies is also required. 
Previous experience in major infrastructure or the extractive industry with knowledge of oil and gas would be an added advantage.
 
Community Communications Officer (Field based)
 
This position will be the key site based representative responsible for grassroots communications activities. 
This position will play an important role in ensuring consistency of messaging in support of ongoing engagement activities.
 
The position will;
  • Support the Field Stakeholder Liaison teams by providing meaningful and timely communications collateral / materials in support of ongoing community engagement activities.
  • Manage the day to day operation of site based resource offices, ensuring that appropriate communications materials (fact sheets, maps, reports, visual aids) are available and updated accordingly.
  • Ensure community enquiries and grievances received via local offices are receipted, logged and managed in accordance with agreed Tullow policies and guidelines.
  • Maintain tight control of on-the-ground issues and safeguarding Tullow’s reputation on-the-ground.
  • Liaise and monitor local media in regards to Tullow’s operations and providing feedback to the Corporate Affairs function.
The ideal candidate will have a University degree in mass communication, public relations, business management or marketing with 2-3 years experience in corporate communications. 
Experience in media, event management, sponsorship management and working with communications agencies is also required. 
Previous experience in the extractive industry, knowledge on oil and gas working in the area of operation would be an added advantage.
 
How to apply
 
Send your application including a cover letter indicating your desire to work with our client; a detailed CV highlighting relevant experience, details of current and expected salary, a daytime phone contact, valid email address, and the names and telephone contacts of three professional referees.
 
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted
 
Closing date: Friday 27th July 2012
 
Adept Systems
Management Consultants
Off Muthithi Road, Tausi Court, 3rd Floor
P O Box 6416, Nairobi, GPO 00100
e-mail: recruit@adeptsystems.co.ke


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