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Senior Public Relations Officer (Re-advertised) Job at Kyambogo University - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Senior Public Relations Officer (Re-advertised)

Jobs at:
Kyambogo University

Deadline of this Job:
24th July 2017, 5:00 pm East African Time.

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

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Job details:
Kyarnbogo University is a public university, established in 2003 following the merger of the former institute of Teacher Education Kyambogo (ITEK), Uganda Polytechnic Kyambogo (UPK), and Uganda National institute tor Special Education (UNISE). The University Campus is located on Kyamhogo Hill in the capital city, Kampala. it is the second largest university in Uganda with more than 20,000 students.
Kyambogo University is a unique institution which has adopted an integrated approach to education, focusing on vocationalising education at all levels. The University has embraced the fields of science and technology, humanities, business management and entrepreneurship, education and teacher development as well as special needs education.
To achieve its mission and strategic goals, Kyambogo University seeks to till the following non -teaching positions. Please visit www.kyu.ac.ug/jobs to download the complete ion adverts.
Job Title: Senior Public Relations Officer (Re-advertised)
Salary Scale: M5
Salary Scale: M5
Responsible to: Vice Chancellor
Responsible for: Public Relations and Marketing Officer
PURPOSE OF THE JOB
To manage the marketing and public relations policies and strategies of the University and act as a link between the University, the public and other organizations with the aim of projecting the image of the University positively.
PERSON SPEOIHCATIDNS
  • A minimum of a Masters‘ degree in Mass Communications, Journalism, Public Relations ore related field from a recognized University/institution
  • A Bachelors degree in Mass Communication, Journalism, Public Relations or a related field from a recognized University/Institution.
  • Should have a minimum of six years‘ experience in Public Relations and Marketing related duties in a reputable public or private Organization, three of which at the level of a Public Relations/Marketing Officer.
  • Age Limit: Must be below 55 years old at the time of application.
  • Good communication, interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Should he computer literate.
Job application procedure
interested persons who meet the minimum requirements should submit Six (6) copies of their applications together with the following:
  • A detailed and an Up-to-date Curriculum Vitae.
  • Recent and original copies of their passport size Photographs attached to the application
  • Certified copies of academic transcripts, certificates, and professional qualifications.
  • Copies of the National Identity Card or copies of relevant pages of the passport indicating the applicants date of birth.
  • Names and addresses of three referees who shout be advised to send reference letters direct to Director Human Resources under confidential cover.
Sealed application should be sent to the address below not later than Monday 24th July 2017, 5:00 pm East African Time.
Applications should be addressed to:
DIRECTOR HUMAN RESOURCES
KYAMBOGO UNIVERSITY
FIRST FLOUR, ADMINISTRATION BLOCK
(RECORDS OFFICE)
P.O. B0X 1, KYAMBOGO, KAMPALA - UGANDA
Tel: +256 414 286 452 Email: dhrkyu@kyu.ac.ug
NOTE:
- In case of a re-advertised position, those who had applied earlier need not reapply;
- Only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted for interviews; and
- Applicants who will not hear from Kyambogo University on completion of the selection exercise should consider themselves as unsuccessful.
Kyambogo University is an Equal Opportunity Employer.