Vacancy Notices

The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka

Vacancy Notices

The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka (PUCSL) was established by the Act No. 35 of 2002 as a multi-sector infrastructure regulator in the country. With the enactment of the Sri Lanka Electricity Act No. 20 of 2009, the Commission became the economic, safety and technical regulator of the Electricity industry.

The Commission is looking for dynamic and result oriented professionals to fill the following positions.

Assistant Director Corporate Communications (Information Management)- (01 position) On Contract

a) Reporting Relationship
• Reporting to Director Corporate Communications

b) Qualifications- Degree from a recognized university by UGC

c) Experience
At least (03) three years of post-qualifying experience in the following areas;
• Strong skills in gathering, analyzing and compiling data.
• Proven skills in report writing and presentations.
• Involve in public relations and Event management.
• High proficiency in English. Should have good writing skills in English and Sinhala.
d) Age
• Below 35 years.

Assistant Director Corporate Communications (Tamil Medium) – (01 position)On Contract

a) Reporting Relationship
• Reporting to Director Corporate Communications

b) Qualifications- Degree from a recognized university by UGC with minimum of one (01) year post qualifying working experience in the fields of Corporate Communication, Public Relations or Journalism.
Or
• Diploma in Journalism from a recognized institution with minimum of three (03) years post qualifying working experience.

c) Experiences
• Experience in the fields of Corporate Communication, Public Relations or Journalism.
• High level of writing skills in Tamil and translation skills (from English and Sinhala to Tamil)
• Experience in event management, promotional campaign and public relations
• Should be willing to travel to regional areas for organizing and conducting the events.

c) Age
• Below 35 years.

The above positions carry an attractive remuneration and other fringe benefits.
Short listed applicants based on the highest qualifications and experience will be called for interviews and the selection will be based on the performance at the interview.
Applications with a cover letter giving full name, address, contact numbers, date of birth, age, nationality, educational & professional qualifications, related experience and any other relevant details with names and contact details of two non-related referees to be forwarded to reach PUCSL on or before 05th March 2018. The position to be marked on the top left corner of the envelop or as the subject line of the email.

Representations (if any) may be made in writing to the Commission with respect to the above proposal, within twenty eight (28) days of this notice. Please quote the Application Ref. No. when making representations.

Chairman
The Public Utilities Commission of Sri Lanka.
Level 06, BOC Merchant Tower, No. 28, St. Michael’s Road, Colombo 03.
Telephone: (011)2392607/8 Fax: (011)2392641 E-mail: careers@pucsl.gov.lk

Date: 20th February 2018