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UNICEF Mongolia Team

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Consultancy - Communication and Advocacy, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

Job Number: 531750 | Vacancy Link
Locations: Asia and the Pacific: Mongolia
Work Type: Consultancy

Scope of work and key tasks 

  • Support implementation of the country advocacy and communication strategy and associated work plan with Communication team under supervision and coordination of Communication Officer
  • Support advocacy work: develop policy asks on child related development goals and initiate high level dialogues with targeted stakeholders on child rights;
  • Support the risk communication and community engagement on COVID-19 and provide inputs to the situation reports on country office response. Support all Programme areas in communicating results, activities and efforts through different platforms
  • When necessary, provide verbal and written translation for Representative and Deputy Representative at special events, public appearances and media appearances
  • Support with content and messaging on UNICEF Mongolia’s digital platforms
  • Maintain and update media relations contact list/database.
  • Support organization of press conferences and events, issuing of press releases and other media materials as needed
  • Arrange media interviews for relevant programme areas and children’s issues with Representative or Programme officers
  • Respond to local and international media requests in a timely manner in coordination with the the direct supervisor and relevant programme officers
  • Ensure rapid and accurate information dissemination to the media, National Committees, NGOs, the field and other appropriate audiences
  • Write human interest stories, website stories, blogs and other communication materials and publish through internal and external platforms
  • Collaborate with mass media through activities such as organizing project site visits, facilitating photo coverage and TV footage and utilizing both web-based and traditional media as appropriate
  • Monitor and evaluate the use and effectiveness of media materials and share results and findings
  • Conduct timely and accurate monitoring and evaluation activities to ensure the communications objectives are met and the strategy is effective.

Estimated Duration of Contract: 10 June 2020 to 10 January 2021 

To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have:

  • Advanced university degree in Communication, Journalism, Public Relations
  • Three years of progressively responsible and relevant professional work experience in communication, print, broadcast or digital media
  • Fluency in Mongolian and English (verbal and written).
  • Previous experience at UN agencies would be an asset.

 

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