USAID Training for Pakistan Project Job, Communication Outreach Specialist
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USAID Training for Pakistan Project
World Learning’s mission is to empower people and strength institutions through education, exchange and development programs.
World Learning is seeking for a Candidate to fill in the vacant position of Communication and Outreach Specialist under the USAID TFP Project. The Training for Pakistan project provides training and capacity development services to USAID/Pakistan’s contractors, grantees, and partners under Government to Government assistance programs, and at times to the Mission directly. The Project supports all USAID sector teams interested in exchanges or training of host-country Pakistani nationals.
Communication & Outreach Specialist
S/he will be responsible for enhancing the awareness of U.S. assistance in Pakistan through the project by carrying out various publicity activities through a variety of media and ensuring that promotion, outreach, and recruitment activities reach relevant entities and people in the Government of Pakistan, local organizations, education institutions, and non-governmental and civil society organizations.
Bachelor’s degree in public relations, communications, marketing or a related field and at least five years of experience in these fields
Strong communication skills in English and Urdu and experience working across a variety of media required.
Proficiency with website content management and the use of social media, graphic design, printing and publishing processes
Experience of working in Media & Communications with a USAID Project will be preferred
Interested candidates are requested to transmit CV and cover letter (in English) with the post title on the subject line explaining why you are best qualified for this position, and three reference with contact information, to http://www.worldlearning.org/connect/employment/. Applications are due by January 15,2016. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Qualified females are encouraged to apply. We are an equal opportunity employer. THIS IS A RE-POSTING TO EXTEND THE CLOSING DATE TO FRIDAY, JANUARY 15, 2016. If you had previously applied, thank you, and it is not necessary to re-apply.