Description : Public Relations Officer
Location : Doha, Qatar, Qatar
Requisition # : 56061
Post Date : Public Relations Officer
Through Parsons’ engineering and construction
management services, we deliver innovative, safe and sustainable infrastructure
in Abu Dhabi, Dubai, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain and Kuwait. Our focus is on delivering air, rail, road
and highway transportation; water conveyance and / or wastewater treatment; and
land development and public infrastructure to our clients and your communities. Parsons creates interconnected communitiesand world class infrastructure.
The Public Relations Officer
performs a variety of public relations and liaison functions for the
project.He will liaise directly with
the general / public and the project stakeholders during the construction of the
works. He will respond to all enquiries from the general / public and be involved
in resolving conflicts arising from the effects of the construction works on
the general / public. He will prepare the media information from the project to be
used for the client with different media resources.
Assist in the planning
and launching of the public relations programme, to include but not limited to
the design, print and supply of notices and flyers and other material to inform
the public of the commencement of works on site, traffic diversions, lane
Provide a continued
response to inquiries from the general public about the ongoing construction
works and be involved in resolving any conflicts resulting from the effects of
the construction works on the public.
Develop a plan to inform
the public of the impact and progress of the project works throughout all of
its phases of construction.
Develop appropriate methods
of communicating the construction of the project to local business people and
Periodically prepare communications
for the media (Newspapers / TV / Radio and Internet) and other interested parties
regarding the progress of the construction work on site to be used by the
Dealing, handling and
resolving conflicts, feedbacks, complaints from the public and residents about
Initiate dialogue with
the public, residents, Municipalities etc. on public relation issues as
directed by the Senior Resident Engineer / Resident Engineer as applicable.
Conduct regular visits
and ad-hoc visits to residents affected by the construction works and make
necessary reports and feedback to the Senior Resident Engineer / Resident
Ensure safety goals are
achieved on the project and oversee implementation of safety procedures on the
Ensure quality goals are
achieved on the project and oversee implementation of quality procedures on the
Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or related field from an
internationally recognized accredited University plus a minimum of five (5) years
post graduate experience in a similar role
Must have good communication
Must be fluent in Arabic
and English both written and spoken skills.
Must be fully computer
literate and able to utilise computer technology to access data, maintain
records, generate reports, etc. and any project specific engineering and
construction relevant software.
Good knowledge / skilled in digital photography.
Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber / converged security, technology-
based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority / Female / Disabled / Protected Veteran / LGBT.