Job - PROJECT OFFICER
PROJECT OFFICER
Digital Media, Harare, Zimbabwe

A trailblazing creative and digital media organisation, is looking for a young, dynamic Project Officer. The individual will be joining leading production houses for political satire and comedy shows. The content will be news on social, political and cultural issues packaged in a creative, satirical way to reach young viewers online and on social media.The Project Officer will run the project on a day-to-day basis, oversee personnel, plan productions and provide creative input to this vibrant digital media project. The individual would need to be skilled in project management, have good interpersonal skills and be passionate about media. A background in satire, content creation and script-writing/and or acting is a bonus. The successful candidate will also be a creative and experienced media professional with a background in film, journalism and/or digital media, as well as competencies in project management. This post is being offered on a fixed term contract basis. Applications are invited from suitably qualified individuals.

Position Published
14 Feb 2020
Applications Received
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Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
Project Manager
Supervision Of
Subordinate Personnel
Interacts With
Relevant Stakeholders
Job Description
Coordinating the TV project
Organizing the launches of new seasons
Organizing the marketing of all productions
Liaising with project partners and funders
Drafting proposals for fundraising
Providing narrative and progress reports to project partners
Participating in mid-term and final project evaluations
Creating and implementing project monitoring frameworks, indicators, targets, data collection tools, M&E plans
Timeously providing monthly and quarterly reports on all activities, outputs and relevant outcome indicators
Ensuring that project runs within budget
Devise and manage a social media strategy that enhances the profile of the project and utilise all digital platforms
Managing all the Projects online platforms including the website
Assisting in designing graphics and publicity materials
Increasing online audiences via all social media platforms
Candidate Specification
Experience
3 years
Education Level
Degree
Qualifications
BS degree in Film studies, Cinematography, Media, Film, Communication or related field.
Software
Digital technology and editing software packages
Equipment
PC / Laptop
Knowledge Of
Satire, comedy and using arts for social change / Social Media management
Skills To
Good report writing and proposal writing skills
Ability To
Communicate effectively in English both written and spoken
Personality
A team player who works well in a collaborative environment / methodical, well organised with the ability to manage multiple priorities
Other
Proven work experience as a Project Officer
Organisation
Industry
Digital Media
Culture
Creative and Artistic
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 28 and 40 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Contract
Location
Harare, Zimbabwe
Remuneration
Negotiable
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