Jobs Around the World: February 2013
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Coordinator for Global Forum for Media Development in Brussels, Belgium
The Global Forum for Media Development seeks a candidate with outstanding ability as Coordinator of the GFMD. Her or his main task is to manage the international network of media development organisations and shape its global profile. Develop GFMD as a global network of media development organisations and make it a reference for quality, innovation and influence in all aspects of media development and media support. Fostering GFMD as a platform (forum) to raise, discuss debate and research on the problems that are confronting the media sector, thereby promoting a vibrant and free environment for media.
Head, Asia Communications for the International Union for Conservation of Nature in Bangkok, Thailand
The Head, Asia Communications will perform the following tasks:
1. PROGRAMMATIC COMMUNICATIONS
1.1 Provide yearly strategic planning and monitoring of communication in all efforts of IUCN Secretariat in Asia, including those which support external relations and maximise policy impact.
1.2 Be responsible for IUCN brand management in the Asia Region and ensure staff understand and follow the communications guidelines and protocols.
1.3 Have technical oversight of, mentor and support Communication Focal Points in Country Offices and regional projects, in close collaboration with the Head of Office and Programme Coordinators to ensure effective communications across the region.
Regional Media and Communications Officer for Oxfam GB in Senegal
To manage the delivery of high quality media coverage of Oxfam’s advocacy, campaigns, development and humanitarian work in West Africa in order to influence decision-makers and supporters, and to oversee strategies to improve broader internal and external communications relating to the full range of Oxfam’s work in West Africa
Communications Coordinator for the Center for Law, Society and Justice (Dejusticia) in Bogotá, Colombia
The Center for Law, Society and Justice (Dejusticia) seeks a Communications Coordinator for its newly created Global Human Rights Leadership Project. The Communication Coordinator will also be responsible for overseeing and implementing Dejusticia’s national communications strategy in Colombia.
Climate Change Campaign Manager for 17 Triggers Consulting Asia in Phnom Penh, Cambodia
We are currently looking for a full-time staff to act as a Campaign Manager to produce six unique climate change communication campaigns in six countries in SE Asia. We are looking for someone with proven experience managing mass integrated communication campaigns, below the line events, advertising agencies, creative suppliers, and production houses in different countries. The job position will last for a minimum of one year with possible extension up to three years.
Youth Media Instructor as a The Modern Story Fellow in Hyderabad, India
We recruit dynamic individuals from top four-year institutions with strong backgrounds in creative technology and leadership skills. Our Fellows desire to be educators and demonstrate a strong interest in bridging the digital and educational divide on a global level. Fellows work as digital storytelling instructors at low income schools in the urban metropolis of Hyderabad. Additionally, Fellows structure and run workshops with local community organizations based in Southern India.
Director of Communications for the Skoll Foundation in Palo Alto, CA
This role is brand evangelist and steward, ensuring consistent, on-point messaging internally and externally. It requires strong communications and public relations expertise and athleticism to pivot from highly strategic to execution of tasks. A talent and willingness to create compelling content across traditional and digital channels,
Communications Specialist for Multimedia and Web at Management Sciences for Health in Boston, MA
S/he will assist in strategic decisions for graphics for external online communications and will play a key support role in the development and maintenance of content for MSH’s new website and other digital assets. S/he creates and produces multimedia pieces, including videos, slideshows, and other interactive applications for the MSH website and for tablets. S/he writes/edits stories for MSH’s corporate website and other communications materials, as needed. S/he will stay abreast of current online communications and multimedia trends and develop strategies to expand MSH’s online presence.
Public Relations and Communications Manager for Habitat for Humanity in Port-au-Prince, Haiti
Habitat for Humanity International (HFHI) in Haiti is recruiting for an experienced public relations professional to serve as the Public Relations and Communications Manager. This position is responsible for managing media and public relations initiatives with the goal of bringing broad and positive attention to Habitat for Humanity International’s Haiti recovery efforts, its partners and the cause of eliminating substandard housing.