Communication Officer Job at FHI 360

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka, Zambia
  • Applications have closed

Website Family Health International (FHI 360)

The FHI 360 has published a job vacancy announcement on April 22, 2022 for qualified Zambia’s to fill in the vacant post of Communication Officer to be based in Lusaka, Zambia.

Recruiter Family Health International (FHI 360)
Position Communication Officer
Location Lusaka, Zambia
Country Zambia
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Degree in Mass Communication, Graphic Design
Experience Required Minimum Three years
Application Deadline April 28, 2022

FHI 360 Job Vacancy 2022

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and maintain communication strategies for internal and external use in line with FHI360 and USAID policies and guidelines
  • Develop and maintain a communication resource tool for compiling and cataloguing of project’s communication tools and documents
  • Update and maintain a training data base for the life of project
  • Develop and maintain database of project’s partners and Community Resource Partner networks
  • Organise and facilitate end of project sharing and dissemination events in collaboration with DCOP and technical staff
  • Produce monthly project newsletter on topical issues and project achievements for sharing with partners
  • Review and finalise project success stories and lessons learnt
  • Conduct client interviews to obtain relevant information and facts for stories and newsletter
  • Organise and facilitate learning sessions for project staff to improve communication skills of staff and partner organisations
  • Provide rapporteur services for the project events and partner meetings
  • Coordinate review of project reports and upload final versions on SharePoint
  • Regularly review and update USAID Open Doors project documents and information on FHI360 website (The vine)
  • Provide leadership to implementing partners on use of social media channels to support outreach activities
  • Perform any other duties as assigned

Position in Organization:

  • Position title: Communications Officer
  • Location: Lusaka
  • Reports to: Deputy Chief of Party
  • Type: Full time

Qualification:

  • Degree in Mass Communication, Graphic Design and other related fields. Master’s degree will be an added advantage
  • Knowledge and experience in developing, editing and formatting documents
  • Proven experience in documenting project achievements and publications
  • At least 3 years’ experience in conducting similar assignments
  • Excellent writing and document review skills
  • Excellent knowledge and skill working with various document design and formatting programs including Publisher.

Knowledge, skills and qualifications

  • Work independently with minimal supervision to accomplish set goals
  • Good written and oral communications skills.
  • Experience in communication for development in various settings including NGO environment
  • Experience in working on programs funded by US government or other international NGOs
  • Sensitivity to cultural differences and understanding of the political, legal and ethical issues surrounding HIV/AIDS.
  • A team player
  • Able to work in cross-cultural settings.

How to Apply FHI 360 Communication Officer Jobs 2022

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://fhi.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/FHI_360_External_Career_Portal/job/Lusaka-Zambia/Communication-Officer_Requisition-2022200721

The Closing Date: April 28, 2022.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.