Communications Senior Officer - Digital and Content - Retainer

Job categories Communications
Vacancy code VA/2024/B5323/27927
Department/office AFR, KEMCO, Kenya
Duty station Nairobi, Kenya
Contract type Local ICA Specialist
Contract level LICA Specialist-9
Duration 1 year with possibility of extension, subject to satisfactory performance, availability of funds and necessity of services
Application period 09-May-2024 to 22-May-2024

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

Please note that UNOPS will at no stage of the recruitment process request candidates to make payments of any kind.

This vacancy is closed.

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General Background 

The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) is an operational arm of the United Nations, supporting the successful implementation of its partners' peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world. UNOPS supports partners to build a better future by providing services that increase the efficiency, effectiveness and sustainability of peace building, humanitarian and development projects. Mandated as a central resource of the United Nations, UNOPS provides sustainable project management, procurement and infrastructure services to a wide range of governments, donors and United Nations organizations.

Kenya Multi-Country Office (KEMCO)

Located in Nairobi, Kenya, the Kenya Multi Country Office (KEMCO) manages a growing portfolio of engagements, including associated strategic and operational risks. The KEMCO sub-region currently consists of an established MCO in Nairobi, which manages a portfolio of engagements in multiple countries in Eastern and Southern Africa. This includes transactional projects in partnership with other UN Agencies, such as UNICEF, UNHCR, WHO, IOM, UN-Habitat and UNEP, and multiple other operational projects in Kenya, Zambia, Mozambique, Somalia, Zimbabwe, Malawi, Uganda, Tanzania and several island states.

Purpose and Scope of Assignment 

The Communications Senior Officer - Digital and Content - Retainer will, under the supervision of the Partnership Advisor, be responsible for the production and editing of high quality photos and videos to showcase UNOPS work in the region. 

The selected incumbent will undertake the following activities/responsibilities:...

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

Education Bachelor’s degree preferably in film, journalism, phot...

Contract type: Individual Contractor Agreement (ICA) Retainer - A retainer ...

Please note that UNOPS does not accept unsolicited resumes. Applic...
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UNOPS – an operational arm of the United Nations – supports the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by successfully implementing its partners’ peacebuilding, humanitarian and development projects around the world.

Our mission is to help people build better lives and countries achieve peace and sustainable development.

We are proud of our people. The UNOPS family brings together approximately 160 nationalities, represented by over 5,000 UNOPS personnel as well as some 7,800 personnel recruited on behalf on our partners. Spread across 80 countries, our workforce is rich in diversity and culture – with inclusion at its core.

We understand the importance of balancing professional and personal demands and offer several flexible working options.

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