Communications Specialist

Hosted Entities Cities Alliance
Job categories Communications
Vacancy code VA/2018/B5115/16841
Level ICS-10
Department/office ECR, GVA, Cities Alliance
Duty station Brussels, Belgium
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P3
Duration One Year initially, with possibility of extension
Application period 22-Nov-2018 to 12-Dec-2018


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



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Cities Alliance, which is hosted by UNOPS, is the global partnership promoting the role of cities in poverty reduction and sustainable development. Headquartered in Brussels and supported by a Secretariat, it is a unique partnership with a diverse membership which has come together to strengthen both impacts and coherence in urban development. Cities Alliance is a global leader, with a strong track record in grant-making to support strategic citywide planning, slum upgrading strategies and national policies designed to make cities more inclusive and sustainable. Through UNOPS, the Cities Alliance operates a Multi-Donor Fund supported by an efficient, flexible grant-making mechanism with global reach.

Cities Alliance is seeking a highly motivated and dynamic Communications Specialist to support the new business model and the 2018-2021 Strategic Plan with the aim of expanding the visibility and outreach of the organisation as well as the developmental results delivered and, ensure the organisation is branded in way that is consistent with its vision and mission, and leverages its niche positioning. The incumbent will mainstream gender equality and women’s empowerment in the narrative and messaging on Cities Alliance work. The Communications Specialist will report to the Head of Strategy and Results, and manage a small team dedicated to communication activities.



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