Vacancy for Professional Officer – Media Engagement, Business Promotion & Events

Jobsplus Permit Number 155/2020

The Water Services Corporation is currently seeking the services of a Professional Officer – Media Engagement, Business Promotion & Events on Full-Time basis, for an indefinite period subject to successful completion of a probationary period of 12 months.


  • The chosen candidate must be prepared to perform all the duties and responsibilities assigned to the relevant role as per below:
  • To assist in the running of the public relations office focusing in particular on strengthening the media relationship and the corporate image of the Corporation especially internationally.
  • Manage media inquiries and interview requests.
  • Create content for press releases, keynote presentations and parliamentary questions and manage the distribution thereof.
  • Keep contact with Local and International media.
  • Coordinating all public relations activities including those involving the Media and represent the Corporation in such activities when and if so required to do so by the direct superior.
  • Manage social media accounts.
  • Create, manage, monitor, analyze and communicate PR results on a quarterly basis.
  • Organize and manage events.
  • Ensure that the ISO standards adopted by the company are adhered to in all projects / work embarked upon.
  • Developing effective corporate communication strategies.
  • Managing internal communications (memos, newsletters etc.)
  • Drafting content (e.g. press releases) for mass media, company website, or social media.
  • Organize initiatives and plan events or press conferences.
  • Liaise with media and handle requests for interviews, statements etc.
  • Co-ordinate with other Directorates in the Corporation and guarantee a close connection between the different working teams in line with the company’s goals.
  • To participate actively and provide necessary advice and support in the projects the WSC participates in.
  • Engage in business promotion strategies and devise pertinent strategies.
  • Organize and manage events related to the brands of the Corporation.
  • To carry out other related duties that may be assigned on occasions by Section Head / CEO.
  • Applicants must be in possession of a Degree in Business / Management from a recognised University or a comparable professional qualification at Level 6 or higher before the end of the current year 2020.

The incumbent must also be in possession of a clean Police Conduct.

Applications are to be sent to the ‘Human Resources Department, Water Services Corporation, Qormi Road, Luqa, LQA 9043’, or by not later than Monday 16th March, 2020.

Ps. (Nomenclatures denoting the male gender include also the female gender)