Resource Mobilisation and Outreach Specialist

Job categories Communications, Partnerships
Vacancy code VA/2020/B5323/19830
Level ICS-11
Department/office AFR, KEMC, Kenya
Duty station Nairobi , Kenya
Contract type Fixed Term
Contract level P4
Duration 12 months - Subject to availability of fund and satisfactory
Application period 24-Jun-2020 to 17-Jul-2020

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

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The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) is the leading global environmental authority that sets the global environmental agenda, promotes the coherent implementation of the environmental dimension of sustainable development within the United Nations system and serves as an authoritative advocate for the global environment. This position is located in the Resource Mobilization Section (Member States), Corporate Services Division at the Nairobi duty station.

The Resource Mobilisation and Outreach Specialist will produce and coordinate production of concepts, campaigns, events, meetings and outreach materials using various media to (1) formulate and communicate UNEP’s value added and comparative advantages in line with the mandate and priorities of the organisation; (2) increase visibility and appreciation of the organization’s funding partners, especially those who provide core funding (Environment Fund); (3) communicate the funding requirements and other funding information in an interesting and compelling manner internally and externally.

Under the supervision of the Head of Resource Mobilisation Section (member states), and in close collaboration with the Communication Division, the Resource Mobilisation and Outreach Specialist takes the lead in strategy, planning, development and implementation of outreach activities to support increased core and flexible funding for UNEP and incorporates the messages and themes into all relevant events and products:

1)    Strengthens messaging on UNEP’s value for money (VfM)...

 Advanced University Degree (Masters or equivalent) in journalism, communic...

Minimum of seven years of experience in resource mobilisation, public informatio...

Fluency in English is required. Other UN languages will be an advantage.

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