Corporate Affairs Officer Job Placement - National Council of Sports (NCS)


Job Title:       Corporate Affairs Officer
Organization: National Council of Sports (NCS)
Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda
Report to: General Secretary

About US:
National Council of Sports (NCS) is a statutory organisation that was established in 1964, to among other things; Develop, Promote and Control all forms of sports in the country.

Job Summary:   The Corporate Affairs officer will be responsible for strategically positioning and enhancing the corporate image of NCS through consistent, clear and effective internal and external communication.

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Developing, planning and implementing Corporate plans for the Council
  • Writing and editing speeches, articles, reports, and any other information for the website and press releases.
  • Preparing and supervising the production of publicity materials.
  • Maintaining an updated website with current information, publications, new stories, and success stories.
  • Managing the PR aspect of a potential crisis situation or reputation risk.
  • Support internal staff and the marketing team design innovative communication and marketing strategies.
  • Overseeing the flow of information between and among NCS stakeholders.
  • Handling publicity and media relations.
  • Responsible for building and maintaining the good image and reputation of the Council.
  • Soliciting and monitoring feedback from stakeholders and the general public.
  • Organizing relevant events that include press conferences, media breakfast and tours.
  • Collating and analyzing media coverage.
  • Perform research as a way of ascertaining public opinion and understanding public attitudes towards NCS.
  • Ensuring that the NCS website is effectively utilized to support the business objectives of NCS.


Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
  • The applicant must hold an Honours Degree in Mass Communication or Journalism from a recognized Institution.
  • Possession of a Post Graduate Diploma in public relations, media, and communication will be an added advantage.
  • Membership to a professional public relations body.
  • Three years of working experience in Public Relations management in a reputable organization.
  • Excellent communication skills,
  • Negotiation skills,
  • Team work,
  • Report writing skills
  • Attention to details,
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Advanced computer skills
  • Knowledge of sports regulations.

How to Apply:
All suitably qualified and interested candidates should send their applications accompanied with copies of academic certificates, transcripts, and a detailed CV indicating names of three referees by hand delivery to the address below;

The General Secretary,
National Council of Sports (NCS),
Lugogo Sports Complex,
P.O Box 20077 Kampala, Uganda.

NB: Envelopes should clearly be marked “Application for the post of Corporate Affairs Officer.” Please note that only shortlisted candidates shall be contacted.

Deadline: 20th April 2018 by 5:00 PM

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