PASSENGER RAIL AGENCY OF SOUTH AFRICA (PRASA)
INTERNAL AND EXTERNAL
JOB TITLE: General Manager: Communication
SALARY GROUP: General Management LOCATION: Corporate Office (Umjantshi House)
DEPARTMENT: Office of the GCEO
POST NUMBER: TBA REFERENCE: R&S/GMC/OGCEO/179
DEPARTMENTAL MISSION: To drive and lead the organisation’s dynamic communication functions and activities in a manner that enhances the organisation’s reputation, identity and image
Direct and oversee the provision of corporate affairs services
Direct and oversee the provision of the following services for the organisation:
Events management, and
Corporate social investment initiatives.
Provide expert communication advisory services
Build and maintain strong relationships with all key stakeholders.
Support the development and implementation of external stakeholder engagement program.
Drive awareness of the organisation’s complaints procedures to improve the overall customer and commuter relationship.
Support the executive team through proof-reading, branding and preparation of the organisation’s publications.
Management of resources
the use of departmental assets;
finances in terms of budget forecasting and spending; and
human resources in terms of:
Training and knowledge of: the relevant applicable legislation;
the business environment,
the relevant role players within the business and their key responsibilities;
Administrative procedures and processes;
Proofreading and editing;
Project management principles and practices;
Customer care etc.
Proficiency in MS Office.
NQF level 8/Honours in Communications/Marketing/Public Relations
Ideal: Masters of Business Administration (MBA)
Fifteen (15) years Communications Experience in SOEs/Private Sector/Corporate Affairs experience AND
Three(3) years Senior Management Experience
Valid South African driver’s license
Please apply by completing an internal application form (internal applicants) and submitting this together with your complete CV to: Manager: Recruitment & Selection: PRASA, Private Bag X101, Braamfontein, 2017, Or 2nd Floor Room 224 West Wing, 1040 Burnett Street, PRASA House, Hatfield 2017. Telephone: (012) 748 7207, for the attention of: Lungile Gabela or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
As per PRASA Employment Equity Plan, this position is earmarked as follows:
MALE: African, Indian, Coloured, White
FEMALE: African, Indian, Coloured, White
CLOSING DATE: 31 August 2020
Should you not hear from us within three (3) months from the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful.
ISSUED BY SENIOR MANAGER
RECRUITMENT AND SELECTION