Do you know media and communications like the back of your hand? Then you are the one we are looking for.
Friends of Lake Turkana is looking to hire a Media and Communications Officer to be based in Lodwar with frequent travel around the Lake Turkana basin. The officer will be part of a highly efficient and motivated team. The individual will be expected to properly manage and widely share relevant knowledge pivotal to FoLT’ s mission. The officer will directly contribute towards this objective.
The Media and Communications Officer will be responsible for raising awareness of FoLT among her partners and clients, developing and disseminating information to the general public, media, government, NGOs and other key stakeholders. The job-holder shall significantly contribute to the development of communication strategies for key programmes and campaigns and coordinates their implementation in terms of national, regional and international advocacy, media and online engagement.
Given FoLT’s work with communities, the individual will need to be considerate, respectful and highly capable of seamlessly engaging on community issues in an effective and clear manner. This position requires a meticulous, discerning, motivated and service-oriented individual, with excellent writing skills, who wants to contribute to expanding to economic, social and environmental justice both locally and globally.
For the full description of the position and how to apply, Click HERE (PDF)