Website Western Cape Government
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
DIRECTORATE: COMMUNICATIONS, HEAD OFFICE, CAPE TOWN. STATIONED AT OVERBERG DISTRICT OFFICER, CALEDON
REMUNERATION: R299 709 PER ANNUM
SERVICE BENEFITS: 13TH CHEQUE, EMPLOYER’S CONTRIBUTION TO THE PENSION FUND, HOUSING AND MEDICAL AID ALLOWANCE
Requirements: Minimum educational qualification: Appropriate 3-year National Diploma or degree in Journalism, Public Relations or Marketing.
Experience: Appropriate communication experience in related working environment/field.
Inherent requirement of the job: Valid (Code B/EB) driver’s licence.
Competencies (knowledge/skills):Excellent verbal and written communication skills in at least two of the three official languages of the Western Cape Strong interpersonal skills Well-developed writing and editing skills in English, Afrikaans or Xhosa Reputation management Media liaison Brand management Operational management capability, analytical and problem-solving abilities Ability to work independently.
Duties (key result areas/outputs): Developing and executing awareness communication campaigns Compile research, coordinate, edit and produce communication material Handle all queries from the general public through official platforms Reputation management, including media liaison (handling of media queries, writing of media releases, media monitoring and evaluation, above and below the line material and brand management Communicate with all staff involved when there is a special event Identifying interesting and positive stories for the media.
Note: No payment of any kind is required when applying for this post.
Enquiries: Ms M Lesch, tel. 021 483 5454
Closing Date: 1 March 2019
Please submit your application to www.westerncape.gov.za/health-jobs (click “online applications”).