A rare opportunity has arisen to engage a qualified person to fill a Management position of Public Relations and Customer Affairs Manager tenable at Chichiri Broadcasting House, Blantyre.
The MBC Management, therefore, invites applications from suitable candidates to fill this position permanently.
a) Purpose of the Position
To portray a good image of MBC to stakeholders
b) Key Responsibilities and Duties:
i. Creating and producing promotional materials and programmes in consultation with the Heads of Directorates;
ii. Preparing and circulating relevant information through newsletters;
iii. Disseminating on behalf of the Director-General the official statements and information to stakeholders;
iv. Planning, developing and implementing public relations strategies;
v. Liaising with the media houses to cover MBC functions;
vi. Undertaking research;
vii. Writing and distributing a press release to targeted media;
viii. Liaising with relevant directorates in the production of publicity brochures, in-house magazines and handouts; and
ix. Organizing events including press conferences, exhibitions, open days and press tours.
c) Required Academic and Professional Qualifications and Experience
At least a Masters/Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication/ Journalism or a related or relevant field from an accredited institution of higher learning
At least 3 years of work experience in a senior position at a reputable public or private institution.
d) Terms and Conditions of Employment
MBC shall offer an attractive employee benefits package to successful candidates in accordance with its emolument structure (commensurate with qualifications and experience) which includes salary, medical insurance, and membership to the contributory pension scheme.
e) Method of Application
Candidates should submit their applications with an up-to-date Curriculum Vitae (CV); Names and Contacts of Three Traceable Referees; Copies of certificates by 21 October 2022 to:
The Director General
Malawi Broadcasting Corporation
P.O. Box 30133
Only shortlisted candidates shall be acknowledged and invited to the interviews.