Feb 26, 2018

Jobs at Dangote Industry (Ethiopia): Deputy General Manager | Public Relations Officer

  • Dangote Industries (Ethiopia) plc -Ethiopia
  • Mugher Enchini Town, Ethiopia
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Job Description

Jobs in Ethiopia by Dangote Industry (Ethiopia)

1.      Deputy General Manager

Dangote Industry (Ethiopia) has a 2.5 MTPA Cement Plant in Mugher, Ada Berga Woreda, West Showa Zone of Oromia Regional State having largest market share in Ethiopia

Job Summary:

Oversee and ensure efficient management of DCP’s human capital to build a highly skilled, motivated and engaged workforce to support the achievement of corporate strategic objectives.

Champion adherence to approved best practices in Human Asset Management & Administration policies, procedures, and processes and ensure the entrenchment of corporate culture and values.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Cascade corporate strategic objectives into measurable objectives and plans for the HAM & Admin function and articulate measurable objectives and plans.
  • Communicate the Country’s overall objectives to subordinates and ensure mutual understanding of roles, responsibilities and accountabilities.
  • Define strategies, plans and programmes for recruitment, learning and development, career and performance management to enable attraction, development, motivation and retention of best-in-class talent to support achievement of corporate objectives.
  • Champion the formulation and ensure effective implementation of strategies and plans to identify, attract and hire best-in-class talent.
  • Oversee the implementation of approved performance and career management policies and practices.
  • Monitor learning and development curriculum development and implementation to ensure defined/ planned interventions align with capability requirements.
  • Oversee payroll activities to ensure timely and accurate computations.
  • Champion the entrenchment of a first-class maintenance and management culture with respect to all facilities.
  • Conduct periodic inspections to examine the conditions of the organisation’s facilities and ensure that maintenance contractors adhere to agreed Service Level Agreements (SLAs).
  • Oversee the implementation of the organisation’s fleet management and operations plan to meet emerging and future transportation needs.
  • Perform periodic checks to ensure the relevant security controls are in place across the Plant & Mines.
  • Assist heads of departments/ units in managing relationships with third party partners, regulatory agencies, service providers, etc.
  • Drive periodic review and assessment of the relevance of DCP’s HAM & Admin policies, procedures and processes within the country and recommend improvement/ customization opportunities to Country and Group executives.
  • Oversee the preparation of the Country HAM department’s annual budget and monitor its implementation.
  • Ensure all HAM issues are resolved in line with SLAs and exceptions, if any are escalated to the GM/SGM HAM & Admin.

Industry: Cement Manufacturing

Functional Area: HR Recruitment Administration IR

Role Category: HR/ Recruitment / IR

Role: DGM HR & Admin

Job Requirements

Desired Candidate Profile:

  • Post graduate degree in HAM.
  • Professional qualification in HAM Management e.g. Senior Professional in HAM (SPHAM), Chartered Institute of Personnel Management (CIPM) will be an added advantage.
  • Experience in General Management.
  • Minimum of twenty (20) years relevant work experience.

Key Skills:

  • Good understanding of trends, challenges, opportunities, regulations and legislation's relating to the cement manufacturing industry.
  • Knowledge of DCP’s corporate strategy, policies, processes and targets
  • In-depth knowledge and experience in human Asset management principles, processes and techniques covering areas such as organisation development, manpower planning, recruitment, learning and development, performance management, career management, reward and recognition, retention and exit management.
  • Deep appreciation of local and global industry human Asset management best practices.
  • Strong strategic planning and execution skills.
  • In-depth understanding and hands-on experience in HAM strategy implementation.



2.      Public Relations Officer

Job Summary:

Plan and direct the creation of material that will maintain or enhance the public image of the company.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Write press releases and prepare information for the media
  • Identify main client groups and audiences and determine the best way to reach them
  • Designate an appropriate spokesperson or information source for media inquiries
  • Help clients communicate effectively with the public
  • Develop their organization's or client’s corporate image and identity
  • Assist and inform an organization’s executives and spokespeople
  • Devise advertising and promotion programs
  • Assign, supervise, and review the activities of staff

Industry: Cement Manufacturing

Functional Area: PR, Media, Journalism

Role Category: PR/ Recruitment / IR

Role: DGM: PR Officer

Job Requirements

Desired Candidate Profile:

  • Must have a master’s degree in Public Relations / Journalism / English / Communications or Marketing with a PR or Advertising concentration. He also must have relevant experience and judgment of above 8 years to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Excellent spoken and written communication skills in English &Afan Oromo and Amharic language.

Key Skills & Attributes:

  • Must be a confident communicator and presenter
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Must possess excellent organizational and planning skills
  • Have a full understanding of media needs and media relationships
  • Be proactive, reliable, responsible and accurate with an attention to detail
  • Possess the ability to keep information confidential
  • Tactical understanding of all primary social media platforms
  • Ability to work in high-stress environments, often for long hours
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude
  • Self-motivated with a positive and professional approach to management

How to Apply

Qualified & interested candidates are invited to submit their applications with CV and supporting documents within 5 days from the date of announcement to the following email.  recruitment.dcpethiopia@dangote.com  or by hand at Mugher Plant HAM & ADMIN Office. Please mention the specific position you are applying for in the subject line of your email.

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