IMI1645 - Specialist - Media and Public Relations (Corporate Communication)

Location: Ras Al Khair, Saudi Arabia
Business Line: Corporate Communication
Department: Not Applicable
Closing Date: 28-Oct-2022
Your future role & Job Purpose

We are looking to hire Specialist - Media & Public Relations (Corporate Communication).

We are looking for a competent Media and Public Relations (PR) Specialist to take on full responsibility for creating, planning, and executing public relations strategies in order to maintain and enhance the perception of our company among various internal and external audiences.. Your main duties will also include creating informative content, press releases, articles, and media opportunities to share our company’s brand, products, and services. The ideal candidate will be an excellent communicator, with brilliant presentation and organizational skills


Key Accountabilities

The Specialist - Media & Public Relations (Corporate Communication), will be responsible for but not limited to:

  1. Create PR plans and strategies
  2. Improve the quality of the company’s voice via different online and offline channels
  3. Serve as a first contact person for all media queries
  4. Write press releases, media announcements, speeches and other PR copy
  5. Prepare presentations for media briefings and other meetings
  6. Organize and oversee company events such as fairs, open days, seminars, conferences, etc.
  7. Provide effective crisis management solutions in times of need
  8. Suggest effective ways of peaceful resolving any internal or external disputes
  9. Conduct research and analyze public opinion
  10. Build and maintain targeted media lists, and nurture relationships with key reporters
  11. Monitor and analyze the effectiveness of PR campaigns and communicate insights to management
  12. Collaborate with external stakeholders including public affairs offices, consumer organizations, and professional societies


Who we are looking for

Experience: 2-6 /+ Years, with at least of 2-3 years’ experience in a similar role.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, public relations or other relevant major

Language: Professional proficiency (written and verbal) in English & Arabic

  •  Excellent internal communication
  • Must be able to multitask and work well under pressure.
  • Applicable knowledge in copywriting and editing
  • Hands-on experience with a variety of different PR campaigns
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills
  • Strong knowledge of communication practices and techniques.
  • Passion for public speaking
  • Attention to details
  • Experience with diverse social media platforms (LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, etc.)
About Application Process
If you meet the criteria and you are enthusiastic about the role, we would welcome your application. To complete the application you would need the following document(s):
1. Resume/CV