Manager, Legal and Corporate Affairs (Cement Industry)
Dangote Group , Ghana

1 Year
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
Career Level
Bachelor's Degree
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Apr 20, 2021
Last Date
Jul 20, 2021

Job Description


  • Manage media relationships
  • Cultivate and manage relationship with media representatives.
  • Coordinates all key interactions with partners to ensure the achievement of strategic business objectives.
  • Coordinate legal matters with Company Lawyers
  • Represent the company in all legal matters
  • Representing Company at Courts Effective reputation management.


  • Managing the reputation of the organization
  • Developing, implementing and evaluating communication strategies
  • Ensuring effective two-way internal communication
  • Taking the lead on media handing, proactively placing good news stories, dealing with inquiries and producing media release
  • Developing links with stakeholders
  • Playing a key role in Issue Management and Planning
  • Taking editorial responsibility for the organization’s website, and other corporate communications tools
  • Prepare all media communications content, including digital and social media communication.
  • Manage effective relationships with all stakeholders
  • Manage effective relationships with media stakeholders.
  • Act as a first point of contact regarding all media stakeholder engagement and manage the implementation of external communication protocol, processes and procedures.
  • In partnership with Marketing and Branding function, facilitate media profiling of the company and maintain the required company image and brand through effective media profiling control.
  • Where required, act as an alternative spokesperson or media liaison for the company.
  • Assist in developing PR and Media Relations plans for target stakeholders, and support the onsite staff and contractors in implementing communications plans.
  • Write and issue print media background briefings, issue-specific fact sheets, talking points and content for the Group website
  • Manage day-to-day publicity efforts for TV, radio, print etc.
  • Draft and edit Public Relations collaterals including press releases, speeches, FAQ, briefing notes, corporate PowerPoint and corporate advertorials.
  • Maintain working relationship with media outlets, key stakeholders, bringing inaccuracies and errors to the attention of writers and editors in a timely fashion.
  • Plan and oversee press events.
  • Providing in-house legal advice to management
  • Handling all in-house contract documents
  • In collaboration with HR, prepare legal responses to the Labour Commission and other government agencies / bodies



  • Proven working experience in public relations required.
  • Effective reputation management
  • Exceptional writing and editing skills.
  • Event planning experience.
  • Media relationships.
  • Effective crises management


  • A qualified practicing lawyer with a Degree in Law.
  • Any other degree in Mass Communication or a related discipline is an advantage.
  • Membership of any professional bodies will be an advantage.
  • Minimum of 18 years relevant work experience.
  • Strong knowledge of cement business and related (Manufacturing) businesses.
  • Deep understanding of the industry including trends and practices.
  • Deep understanding of media Relations, including media categories.
  • Strong relationship building skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Knowledge of social media.


  • Excellent interpersonal skills.


  • Private health insurance
  • Provident Fund
  • Paid time off
  • Training and Development

Job Specification

Dangote Group

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