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Communications Officer

Full Time


Nam Ngiep1 is a hydropower project under construction in the central provinces of the Lao PDR. The Nam
Ngiep1 Power Company (NNP1), co-owned by Kansai Electric Power of Japan, EGAT International of Thailand,
and the Lao Holding State Enterprise, is building a 290-MW power plant to provide clean renewable electricity
and contribute to poverty reduction. To assist in creating a world-class power plant with international-standard
environmental and social programs, Nam Ngiep1 is looking for the following Communications Officer (Lao nationals preferred):

POSITION: Communications Officer
(Based in Vientiane Office, and Site Office and Village, Bolikhan District, Bolikhamxay Province)

Key Responsibilities: 

  1. Provide input to company Communications Strategy
  2. Website and social media management
  • Update NNP1PC website and social media such as Facebook and youtube with latest news updates, photos and videos of the project activities
  • Upload reports, bidding documents, photos and vacancy announcement etc.

3. Design, print and distribute communications products: Leaflets, Stickers, Posters, Calendars.

4. Media management: Draft press releases, Build relationships with provincial, national, regional and international media outlets, including trade media.

5. Contribute to development and management of public information corners at company offices across the project area

6. Advise on preparation and design of promotional and public consultation materials for use in project area villages

7. Document company activities through a combination of photography, video and audio recordings. Topics to be documented include:

  • Project construction activities
  • Community consultations
  • Construction of resettlement villages
  • Preparation and execution of livelihood programs
  • Environmental surveys and mitigation measures

8. Design and placement of press releases for pertinent activities

9. Design and placement of company public notices such as job advertisements, public warning signs, safety instructions, congratulatory messages etc.

10. Promote improved internal company communications through website, reporting procedures, file sharing and social initiatives. Specific internal products required include:

  • Manuals for new staff
  • Electronic document library
  • Templates for key documents, including presentations

11. Develop and maintain photography archive and project graphics library: contribution to photo archive

12. Communicate with shareholders, lenders, and other stakeholders: updates and contributions to shareholder media products

13. Set up reporting procedures for CA activities, Assist with publication of all project reports, procedures and  manuals, Help organize public events, sponsorship/donation activities, site visits

Required Qualifications:

  1. University degree or other strong academic records with specialization in multimedia production
  2. Minimum of two years of work experience, preferably with experience including hydropower and development projects.
  3. Experience in working in the multi-language environment.
  4. Demonstrated writing, publishing and translation skills.
  5. Experience in video production and edition
  6. High level of English.
  7. Organized and systematic approach, Detail oriented, Self-Motivated, Good in building relations with counterparts and villagers.
  8. Ability to travel and work onsite as required.

Potential candidates are asked to submit an application letter including curriculum vitae (CV) and related
documents with clearly mentioning the position applying for.

Contact: HR Department via email: or bring a hard copy to our office house no: 236, unit: 16, Ban Phonsinuan, Sisattanak District, Vientiane Capital, Lao PDR. Tel: 021 261 251 Fax: 021 261 252

Closing date for application is 30th  November 2017. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the interview. For further information about the NNP1PC please go to our website:




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