Speechwriter and Senior Media Specialist

Job categories Communications
Vacancy code VA/2018/B0048/16281
Level ICS-11
Department/office CRP, CG, Communications Group
Duty station Copenhagen, Denmark
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-3
Duration Open-ended
Application period 24-Aug-2018 to 16-Sep-2018

Applications to vacancies must be received before midnight Copenhagen time (CET) on the closing date of the announcement.

This vacancy is closed.

Expand all [+]

The Communications  Group (CG) provides communication support and services to UNOPS personnel, and country and partnership offices around the world. CG develops communications strategies, policies, plans and channels based on communications needs and expectations; maintains and strengthens UNOPS corporate identity through official reporting to the Executive Board and other external communications, enabling accountability and transparency; communicates a clear direction and strategic focus, ensuring that the people of UNOPS understand and can demonstrate their contribution to the its success; and facilitates and encourages the sharing of information, knowledge and best practices, achieving dialogue throughout the organization.

Under the guidance of the Head of Communications, the Speechwriter and Senior Media Specialist is responsible for helping to position UNOPS and the Executive Director with key global audiences to ensure the highest possible impact for public and media engagement. The role develops messaging, drafts speeches and other communications materials and designs plans for strategic dissemination.

Speechwriting Provide support to the strategic agenda of the Executive ...

Develops and implements sustainable business strategies, thinks long term and ex...

Education Advanced University Degree (Master’s Degree or equivale...

Contract type: ICA Contract level:  I-ICA 3 Contract duration: On...

Please note that the closing date is midnight Copenhagen time Applications ...

UNOPS is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful imp...
This vacancy is closed.


The screening of your application will be conducted based on the information in your profile. Before applying, we strongly suggest that you review your UNOPS Jobs profile to ensure completeness, especially the education and experience sections.


  • "While the JPO programme was a learning experience for me, I was also able to share my own knowledge and skills with those I supervised later on."
    Pierre Jullien
    Director And Representative, Côte D'ivoire Operations Centre
  • "Each place that I work in has so much history and culture to explore and I am lucky enough to enjoy it all, while helping improve the health of local communities"
    Nang Shri Seng Lao
    Unops Logistics Officer, Myanmar