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Talent Search: Information Officer

The Barbados Accreditation Council (BAC) is seeking to recruit competent and motivated persons to its team, as it seeks to promote a Quality Culture in Barbados’ tertiary educational sector. Successful applicants will be contracted for a period of two (2) years in the first instance.

INFORMATION OFFICER

Salary Scale: Z10-3

Brief Summary of Responsibilities

The successful candidate will report to the Executive Director. She/He is responsible for developing, implementing, monitoring and evaluating the Marketing and Communications Programme of the Council.  

Qualifications and Experience

  1. A degree in Mass Communications and not less than three (3) years’ relevant experience; or
  2. Not less than three (3) years’ relevant experience; and
  • A degree; or
  • A professional qualification in Communications

Competencies required:

  • Highly developed oral and written communication skills (including presentation skills)
  • Strong interpersonal and negotiating skills
  • Sound research, analysis, and report writing skills
  • Excellent time and task management skills
  • Advanced Proficiency in the use of Information and Communications Technologies (e.g. Microsoft Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Publisher or equivalent software programmes)
  • Advanced Proficiency in the use of Social Media (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube)
  • A customer-service oriented perspective

For the above-mentioned employment opportunity, the successful applicant will need to own a car or have access to a car to conduct the Council’s business. Travelling allowances will be payable in accordance with the prevailing travelling rates as determined by the Council.

Further details on the above-mentioned vacancies can be obtained from the Council’s website at www.bac.gov.bb or from its Secretariat or at telephone number 535-6740.

Applications accompanied by curriculum vitae and the names of two (2) referees should be submitted to vacancy@bac.gov.bb or post by January 9, 2024 addressed to:

Executive Director,

Barbados Accreditation Council

First Floor, The Phoenix Centre

George Street,

St. Michael, BB11114

BARBADOS, W.I.

Only suitable applicants will be acknowledged.

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