SITA Waste Services Limited (A member of SUEZ NWS Limited) provides a complete waste management service, including municipal, commercial and industrial waste collection, urban cleansing, design, construction and operation of transfer stations and mega landfill facilities, sludge delivery, organic waste...

SITA Waste Services Limited (A member of SUEZ NWS Limited) provides a complete waste management service, including municipal, commercial and industrial waste collection, urban cleansing, design, construction and operation of transfer stations and mega landfill facilities, sludge delivery, organic waste recovery, waste-to-energy operations and the restoration and aftercare of closed landfills. We are now looking for high calibre professionals to fill the following position:

Community Relations Officer

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Language Chinese - Cantonese, Chinese - Mandarin, English
Location Sai Ying Pun
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Discretionary bonus, Insurance plan, MPF
Industry Energy / Resources / Waste Mgmt
Job function Marketing / Public Relations > Public Relation - General / Support
Government / Social Service > Community Services / Non-profit Organisations
Government / Social Service > Others
Published On 24/03/2017
ref. C_CO_24032017

Responsibilities:

  • to maintain good neighborhood relationship through maintain regular liaison and meetings with key stakeholders in the local communities (close to landfill / waste management facilities), such as the District Council, Rural Committee, Residents, Incorporated Owners etc., for acquiring local understanding and support for implementation of waste facility projects and related waste management policies;
  • to assist in developing and setting up special community outreach/publicity projects, liaise with the subcontractor and ensure their deliverables are up-to-standard;
  • to take cognizance of the actual situation and needs of the community;
  • to liaise with local community stakeholders regarding concerns, feedback and complaint related to the landfill / waste management facilities operation, and / or betterment initiatives in a sincere, responsive and professional manner;
  • to build up a positive image of a safe and responsible landfill and waste management facilities operation through publicity events;
  • to prepare and implement the annual community outreach plan and make necessary adjustment to be in line with the policy and needs;
  • to serve as a public relations person promoting and publicizing the waste management structure and system, landfill extension project as well as the design concept and operations of the facility managed by the company;
  • to arrange and coordinate with site visits from various entities to visit our waste related facilities;
  • to monitor and follow up issues, mitigation measures, complaints and feedback in relation to waste facilities, waste management system and site visit;
  • to develop and update publicity/education materials and prepare regularly reports on all programs and issues happened on a monthly basis;
  • to perform any ad hoc assignment as per requested.

Requirements:

  • University graduate major in English, Communications, Translation or Environmental science/engineering preferred;
  • At least 5 years’ working experience of which some experience in outreaching services preferred;
  • Proficient in written and spoken English, Cantonese and Putonghua;
  • Good organization, communications and presentation skills;
  • Outgoing and able to work independently;
  • Sense of commitment to the environment;
  • Good PC skills and proficient in surfing on the internet.