Closing Date: 10.04.2018
The primary purpose of this role is media and communications operations. Reporting to the Programme Director, the incumbent will be required to deliver confidently and independently the Programme’s communication messages via social media platforms, events and conventional media. As the Communications Officer, you will be required to conceptualize, unpackage and disseminate detailed information to a wide range of audiences with a potential or existing vested interest in the program. Building relationships with all stakeholders are pivotal and the management thereof to promote the Programme, carry out communication work, advisory services, guidance and supporting projects, forms an integral part of your role. You will provide support with editing, re-packaging Programme reports, publications, web materials, other multimedia and promotional products. You will manage the Programme’s website by continuously monitoring web-activity and hits, to ensure that the site is well maintained. The monitoring will include social media platforms screening and updating. In addition, you will be instrumental in the augmentation of the Programme’s branding strategy.