Job Category: Program
Minimum Education Level: University (Literature graduate is preferred)
Vacancy Number: HiH-AF 003/15
Position Title: Sr. Media and Communication Officer
Organization: Hand in Hand Afghanistan
Duty Station: Balkh Regional Office with travels to Samangan, Jawzjan and Sar i Pul provinces
Duration: 31st, Dec 2015 (Extendable)
Gender: Male/ Female
Salary Range: Based on organization salary scales.
Announcing Date: Jan 5, 2015
Closing Date: Jan 17, 2015
Number of Position: 1
Job Type: Full time
Shift: 07:30 am – 04:30 pm
Experience: At least 3 years
Hand in Hand Afghanistan (HiH Af) is a not-for-profit organization based in Afghanistan. It started operations in 2007, following a request at the 2006 London Donor Conference. HiH Af is part of the international Hand in Hand (HiH) network of independent organizations, working together towards a shared vision to alleviate poverty through job creation. The overall Hand in Hand mission is to promote the economic and social empowerment of women, by supporting the creation of sustainable enterprises, improved livelihoods and jobs.
The Hand in Hand Afghanistan operates in Balkh, Kunduz, Takhar, Badakhshan, Parwan, Nangarhar, Bamian , Heart, Samangan, Jawzjan through its main office in Kabul and regional office in Mazare Sharif Balkh province. Soon its operation will be started at Sare pul province.
Duties & Responsibilities:
The Senior Media and Communication Officer will be responsible to the Program Manager of Hand in Hand Afghanistan for the provision of comprehensive public relations, communication and outreach support.
Interested applicants should submit their application comprises of one page cover letter explaining your interest and suitability for the position along with updated CV.
The application should send via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com , with the position title clearly indicated in the subject line. Please note that, applications received after the closing date (Jan 15, 2015) will not be given in consideration. Only shortlisted candidates whose application meets the above criteria will be contacted for interview.
Lobbying for a position in HiH-Af, whether by the applicant or by any person acting on his or her behalf, shall result in the immediate disqualification of the candidate from further consideration.