Communications Officer

  • 5 months ago

    Job Description

    The African Institute for Development Policy (AFIDEP) is a regional non-profit research and policy institute whose mission is to promote consistent use of evidence in public policy formulation and implementation to address various development challenges in Africa. Our work focuses on five thematic areas including Population Dynamics and Demographic Dividend, Health and Wellbeing, Transformative Education and Skills Development, Environment and Climate Change, and Governance and Accountability. The Institute is registered as a Non-Governmental Organisation in both Kenya and Malawi and in the USA as a 501c3 non-profit organization

    AFIDEP is looking to recruit qualified and experienced persons to fill the position listed below for a new project, the Health Technologies Advocacy Project. Refer to our website for more details on each of the positions below before you apply

    Communications Officer (Bilingual)

    • The bilingual Communications Officer will join our multi-disciplinary team to lead the design and implementation of a communications and advocacy strategy for the Health Technologies Advocacy Project in Francophone Africa.
    • The successful candidate for this position will have a Masters degree in Communications, Development Communications, Media, or international Relations, and more than five years of relevant experience in a development context.
    • Advanced proficiency in French and English is a requirement, as well as ability to translate documents from English to French.

    How to Apply: 

    Submit a motivation letter indicating your suitability for this position and a detailed CV, which should include 3 relevant referees to [email protected] not later than 4th December 2020.

    Applications should include the title of the position as the subject of the email.

    Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

    AFIDEP is an equal opportunity Employer and does not charge a fee at any stage of the recruitment process.


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