Communications and Media Associate

Job categories Communications
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5323/19707
Department/office AFR, KEMCO, Kenya
Duty station Harare, Zimbabwe
Contract type Local ICA Support
Contract level LICA-6
Duration Open-ended contract, subject to organizational requirements, availability of funds and satisfactory performance)
Application period 22-Apr-2020 to 08-May-2020

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

This vacancy is closed.

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Following devastation caused to life, livelihoods and property by tropical storm Idai in March 2019, the WB has allocated up to US$ 75 million and the African Development Bank (AFDB) has allocated a further US$ 30 million to finance recovery projects for Zimbabwe. The projects cater to both early and mid-term recovery needs in multiple sectors (livelihoods, health, education, agriculture). UNOPS has been requested to establish multiple projects in Zimbabwe to assist with the recovery of the selected areas in Zimbabwe that were most affected by the storm.

Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Communications Specialist, the position supports UNOPS’ global communications network and assists in the enhancement of all aspects of the organization’s communications outreach and visibility. 
The Media & Communications Associate post is located in the Zimbabwe Project Implementation Unit (ZPIU), UNOPS Harare; the incumbent works in close collaboration with colleagues across the organization to support communications and visibility objectives.   

Summary of Key Functions:    ▪ Supporting the implementation of commun...

Completion of Secondary education is required; A Bachelor's degree in Commun...

6 years’ experience in online content publishing and copy writing is requi...

Fluency in written and oral English is required;   Knowledge of Sh...

Treats all individuals with respect; responds sensitively to differences and enc...

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

Contract type: Local Individual Contractor Agreement Contract level: LICA 6 ...

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


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