Senior Corporate Affairs Officer Job Placement – Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)

Job Title:     Senior
Corporate Affairs Officer

Organization: Uganda
National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)

Duty Station: Kampala,

Reports to: Head
of Corporate Affairs

About US:

The Uganda National
Oil Company Limited (UNOC) was established under Section 42 of the Petroleum
(Exploration, Development and Production) Act 2013 and incorporated under the
Company’s Act 2012. It is a limited liability company wholly owned by the
Government of Uganda. The overall function of UNOC is; “To handle the State’s
Commercial interests in the Oil and Gas industry.”

Job Summary:   Senior Corporate Affairs Officer will support
the creative development of key internal and external Corporate Affairs (CA)
content and material to ensure high impact of key internal and external events
including workshops, calls, town halls, conferences, press events and any other

Key Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • The incumbent will support proactive and reactive internal employee
  • Lead the channel management of existing internal communication
    channels (email and intranet) and the development of new channels e.g.
    News weaver and plasma screens.
  • Lead in the creation of engaging content across all communication
    channels suited to targeted audience groups.
  • Work closely with outside vendors/agencies for design and execution
    of advertising campaigns, trade show exhibitions, mail campaigns and
  • Create communications programs that effectively describe and promote
    the organization and its products including graphics, product collateral,
    logos or other promotional products.
  • Analyse customer requirements, develop messaging architecture and
    competitive positioning, specifies vehicles/projects, secures resources,
    communicates project development and drives creative development
  • Lead the creation and delivery of agreed internal and external
    communications campaigns (with guidance from Head Corporate Affairs)
  • Develop communication consistency through Brand and tone of voice
    guidelines and bring the values to life in everything that UNOC does.
  • Prepare and submit accurate stakeholder engagement reports and
    dashboards representing effects of interventions on targeted stakeholders.
  • Provide timely support and assistance to the Head Corporate Affairs
    and the rest of the team where required.
  • Perform any other duties assigned.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 

  • The applicant for the Uganda National Oil Company Limited (UNOC)
    Senior Corporate Affairs Officer job placement must hold a Bachelor’s
    Degree (Hons) in a Public Relations, Marketing, Communications or
    languages and linguistics.
  • Possession of a post graduate or master’s degree in Business,
    Marketing, Communications or any related field is an added advantage.
  • At least six (6) years’ experience in corporate stakeholder
    engagement & management or related experience.
  • Demonstrated experience in liaising with Stakeholders
  • Possession of other qualifications in the oil and gas sector or
    related field from internationally recognised institutions is an added
  • Internationally recognised professional qualifications or membership
    of nationally and internationally recognised professional bodies is an
    added advantage.
  • Previous exposure and experience in internal and external
    communications roles which supports the effective delivery of the
    respective digital channels.
  • Must have drive, confidence, energy and enthusiasm.
  • Must have a high level of integrity.
  • Highly flexible and positive approach to change
  • Creative thinking and innovative in approach to communication
  • Good track record of working across functions and businesses
  • Demonstrated ability to understand complex communication issues,
    recognising business wide implications
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, and ability to
    communicate effectively at all levels
  • High standard of written and spoken English
  • Exceptional time management, planning and organisational skills

How to Apply:

All suitably
qualified and interested candidates are encouraged to send a completed and
signed applications form, download
, together with certified copies of academic certificates addressed
and submitted in TRIPLICATE to the address below. The applications should be
delivered through registered mail and courier will also be received.
Applications must include a cover letter, application form and supporting documents.

Address to:

Chief Executive

Uganda National Oil
Company Ltd,

Plot 15, Yusuf Lule

P.O. Box 36316,
Kampala, Uganda.

Deadline: 12th July 2019 by 5:00pm

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