Organization: Action Contre la Faim France
Closing date: 16 Dec 2016
Context: In Jordan, based in Amman with regular travel to countries across the region
Since few months, a Middle East Regional Office has been created by ACF Spain and ACF France to provide support to the ACF Country Offices based in the Middle East: Egypt, Syria, Jordan, Iraq, Lebanon, Occupied Palestinian territory (OPT) and Yemen.
The main objectives of this platform will be to reinforce the knowledge management at regional level for an improved accountability through a regional MEAL strategy, to reinforce the HR management and capacity at regional level, and to intensify ACF profile at regional level through improved accountability, visibility and coherence.
Length of contract: 12 months (renewable) starting from the 1st of January 2017**
The position: You will develop and implement a regional communication strategy in order to increase communication and visibility on ACF interventions in the Middle-East towards international and national media, ACF communication channels and towards all humanitarian stakeholders in the region.
More precisely, you will be in charge to:
Increase ACF visibility regarding its interventions in the Middle-East at media level (international and national media) and ACF communication channels
Liaise and networking with international media and journalists at country level and regional level
Assist the respective CDs and the Communication Departments in ACF International with obtaining/producing of new communication material to be adapted for the different target groups
Feed ACF web sites, blogs and social networks
Train mission staff on communication activities and provide adequate tools
Facilitate institutional visibility among donors and stakeholders
Provide technical assistance on Preparation of regional promotional material
Assist Country Offices in producing regular updates about ACF activities in the Middle-East
Liaise with the different donors communication units and take part in communication working groups
Develop national communication strategy upon request
Facilitate internal communication within ACF and support to the ACF missions in the region
Represent ACF in advocacy regional fora
Supervise the regular provision of a snapshot on the various crisis and ACF response for internal use
Manage the communication team
You hold an advanced university degree in journalism or communication, with at least 4 years of demonstrated experience in planning and implementing communication activities, especially with an NGO.
You have a strong and demonstrated expertise in communication materials (Photo and video edition, website software) and in social media management.
English fluency is compulsory. Arabic, Spanish or French would be an asset.
A first experience in the Middle East will be much appreciated.
Capacity to work in complicated security environment is required.
Status: According ACF HR policy.
How to apply:
To apply, please visit our website: http://recrutement.actioncontrelafaim.org/positions/view/2307/A-Regional-Communication-Advisor/
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