Job - ADVOCACY AND PR SPECIALIST
ADVOCACY AND PR SPECIALIST
Local NGO, Harare, Zimbabwe

This position has now been filled. Many thanks for your applications.

Position Published
21 Nov 2018
Position Updated
10 Apr 2019
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115 Applications
Talent Search
Completed
Shortlist Completed
11 Shortlisted
Interviews Completed
2 Interviewed
Job Offer Accepted
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21 Nov
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Applications Suspended
Search Completed
Shortlist Completed
Interviews Completed
Job Offer Accepted
115 Applications
11 Candidates Shortlisted
2 Candidates Interviewed
100% Complete
Job Specification
Reporting Structure
Reporting To
National Coordinator
Supervision Of
Self
Interacts With
All stakeholders
Job Description
Lead the design of a national campaign to communicate with and maintain active engagement by citizens and policymakers
Broker strategic partnerships to promote the campaign and increase its reach, including with civil society, residents associations, private sector, schools etc.
Establish professional relationships and effectively communicate with the press
Develop and continually update all communications and advocacy materials, including content for web pages, media articles and information material for workshops, conferences and other communication event
Produce a focused advocacy strategy
Regularly convene parliamentarians and local councillors to continually educate and inform them
Support the ministry of health with the coordination of a cohesive and unified behavior change strategy and the promotion of consistent messages across different partners engaging in this space
Candidate Specification
Experience
6 years
Education Level
Masters Degree
Qualifications
Journalism, Communications/ Mass Media, Law or Sociology
Software
MS Office / SPSS
Equipment
PC
Knowledge Of
organizing media relations, web/mobile/social media, print and public events
Skills To
coordinate focused advocacy campaigns towards a desired policy outcome
Ability To
work ,communicate and advocate with a broad range of stakeholders including policymakers, government officials, NGOs, the media and community representatives.
Personality
Outstanding people skills and ability to work with wide variety of partners, primarily government; strong ability to engage with communities and capability in being proactive to organize community outreach activities
Organisation
Industry
Local NGO
Culture
Committed / Start up
Gender Profile
Mixed
Age Profile
Between 30 and 50 years of age
Terms And Conditions
Employment
Permanent
Location
Harare, Zimbabwe
Remuneration
Negotiable
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