Communication Officer
Job Status: Closed

Location

Islamabad


Reports to

Executive Director/Director Program


Salary Bracket

50,000 - 60,000 PKR


Job Description

  • The key purpose of this position is to assist and support program communication needs.

  • Implement the organization’s communication and advocacy strategy in consultation with the PM &PD and other senior staff.

  • Assist in production of capacity building communication material e.g. toolkits, publications, documentary, etc.

  • Supports the design, implementation and monitoring of project communication strategy.

  • Designs and implements media campaign for project activities.

  • Co-ordinates the production of internal and external communications, assists in the sub-editing and proof reading of communications products including but not limited to success stories, photographs, video and social media.

  • Develops effective relations with media personnel.

  • Prepares various written reports, drafts section of studies, e-briefings and case studies.

  • Drafts press briefings and press releases.

  • In accordance with program team, prepares project new letters, brochures and other publicity materials.

  • Supports program team in development and printing of training material and training guide.


Relevant Experience & Qualification

  • Must have Bachelors degree in Communication,  Journalism, Public Relations or a closely related discipline.

  • A minimum of 2 years of experience as media or communication officer. Experience of working with donor funded projects will have an added advantage.

  • Knowledge of current theories and practices in communication research, planning and strategy, and the role of mass media.

  • Knowledge of how to present information to different audiences, including media.

  • Proven writing, editing, (web design, videography, or photography skills will be added advantage).

  • Demonstrated skill in program communication, development of information and Communication material.

  • Ability to produce analytical and well-presented reports and publications.

  • A proven ability to effectively manage relationships with media representatives, government officials, community groups and consortium partners.

  • Skills in MS Office, including Word, Excel, Power Point, Desktop Publisher and other graphics software is required.


How to apply

Kindly apply via jobs.ssdo@gmail.com by mentioning the position title in subject line not later than October 03, 2021.