Our client, who is a technology company that builds predictive models using expansive data on local contexts to keep people, businesses and governments ahead of pressing challenges is looking to hire a Gender Communication Consultant. Location : Remote
DURATION OF CONTRACT :
6 weeks Summary Their new project; Project SAFE is an AI4COVID project that uses Technology tools to mitigate Gender-Based Violence and insecurity challenges faced by women in particular, during and post COVID-19 in Nigeria.
Our aim is to create safer communities for women. We are seeking the services of a communications consultant with ample experience in the gender and development sector.
Key Responsibilities : The responsibilities of a Communications Consultant will include the development and execution of an efficient communication and engagement plan to foster good working relationships between Project SAFE and other organizations in the Gender-Based Violence (GBV) and Development space.
JOB DESCRIPTION Develop and implement a communications strategy, plan, and advisory for efficient marketing and promotion in support of the implementation of Project SAFE.
Oversee the production of communication materials in close cooperation with the Communications and Engagement officers, and other Project staff.
Manage and develop strategic plans for digital communication channels : Website, social media, and newsletters. Ensure that the Project’s gender action plan is developed and maintained.
Enhance the visibility of Project SAFE for efficient engagement with the media, project partners and other stakeholders.
Ensure collaboration and smooth working relationships between Project SAFE and collaborating organizations in the GBV space.
QUALIFICATIONS / SPECIAL SKILLS Academic Qualifications : University degree (Bachelor’s degree or equivalent) in International relations, Gender studies, Communication, Journalism, or a similar discipline.
Experience : A minimum of 5 years’ experience in communication, external relations and management of stakeholder relations preferably within a Non-Governmental Organization or another intergovernmental organization with particular focus on Gender.
Solid understanding of Gender-Based Violence, Gender equality and Women’s rights issues. Strong familiarity with terms of engagement for collaboration between organizations in the GBV space.
Excellent written and oral communications skills on technical and policy aspects of GBV projects. and programmes. Ability to synthesize information in a clear and well-structured manner.
and Track record of working harmoniously in teams. Language : Fluency in spoken and written English is required and fluency in other Nigerian languages would be an asset.
NB : Project SAFE is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate based on gender, race, religion or orientation.
Females are strongly encouraged to apply