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Public Relations Officer at Public Private Partnership Commission

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  • Blantyre
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Public Private Partnership Commission

Background Information

The Public Private Partnership Commission (PPPC) was established by an Act of Parliament; the Public Private Partnership (PPP) Act, No.23 of May 2022, to support and facilitate the development of public infrastructure and services through public private partnership (PPP) arrangements.

Government Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs), seeking to improve access to services, are primarily responsible for initiation, screening and selection of infrastructure projects for development as PPP projects within the framework of Public Sector Investment Programme (PSIP) managed by the Ministry of Finance and Economic Affairs.

The PPPC is seeking to engage visionary, dynamic, self-motivated, highly innovative and suitably qualified persons to fill the following positions:


Key duties and responsibilities

1. Developing public relations campaigns and media relationships strategies;

2. Colaborating with internal teams and ensuring there isufficient input into public relations strategies and activities from all internal stakeholders;
3. Updating all promotional material and publications;
4. Preparing and distributing press releases;
5. Working with ICT to keep the PPPC website updated with all relevant information that external stakeholders might be interested in;
6. Serve as PPPC’s spokesperson;
7. Organise public relations events;
8. Address all inquiries from the media and other interested parties;
9. Monitor media coverage and continuously assess the impact of PPPC’s public relations effort;

Required qualifications, skills and experience.

  • Degree in Public Relations, Journalism, Communications, or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience
  • Must have good interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a diverse team of professionals
  • Must have strong communication skills
  • Must have excellent planning and organizing skills;
  • Must be able to communicate with both technical and non-technical audiences.

Method Of Application

Interested candidates should send their applications together with complete Curriculum Vitae with at least three traceable referees to:

The Chief Executive Officer
Public Private Partnership Commission
P.O. Box 937

Or email:

Closing date for receiving applications is 24th November 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.