Recruiter: ICVA , Nairobi | Contract Type: Permanent | Salary range: Confidential

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ASSOCIATE COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER

RESPONSIBILITIES AND ACTIVITIES

• Manage the online communication activities of ICVA Secretariat team: o Day to day management of the website content; o Management of ICVA’s social media presence;

• Coordinate the development and dissemination of ICVA’s monthly newsletter;

• Ensure appropriate level of branding and visibility at ICVA events and meetings, and in all offline/online presence;

• Manage layout, design and promotion of communication products and coordinate their translations. These products include reports, PowerPoint presentations, monthly newsletter, etc;

• Disseminate outgoing mailings to external stakeholders, and manage distribution lists;

• Build relationships with communication officers in ICVA member organisations. Connect communication officers with ICVA’s work to increase outreach of ICVA activities, learning stream, reports and analysis;

• Regularly track and evaluate metrics of success, and adapt strategies to grow and improve outreach results over time. ICVA (International Council of Voluntary Agencies) www.icvanetwork.org 26-28 Avenue Giuseppe Motta, Geneva, 1202, Switzerland Tel: +41 22 950 9600 Email: [email protected] Asia- Bangkok, Thailand MENA- Amman, Jordan Africa- Nairobi, Kenya / Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

ORGANISATIONAL SETTING

• ICVA’s Associate Communications Officer reports to the Information Officer.

• The position is part of a pool of communication expertise.

REQUIREMENTS

The ideal candidate will have:

• Higher education or training with an emphasis on communications or related field

• Expertise in developing offline/online communication products

• 2 to 5 years relevant professional experience (this a junior position)

• Strong oral and written communication skills

• Expertise in managing social media channels

• Familiarity with website content management systems

• Ability to work quickly and deliver products in line with agreed timeframes and tight budget, ensuring strong communication with ICVA team

• Familiarity with one or more of the following is a plus:

• InDesign software

• Photo and video production

• Knowledge of the humanitarian sector is a plus

• Fluent in English, good knowledge of French

APPLICATION PROCESS

• Please email [email protected] with a cover letter and CV. Mention “Associate Communications Officer” in the title of the email application.

• Final deadline for applications: Sunday 12 June 2021 


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