Communications Officer Job at Medical Teams International - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:

Communications Officer

[ Type: FULL TIME Industry: Health Care Category: Admin & Office ]

Jobs at:

Medical Teams International

Deadline of this Job:
27 September 2020  

Duty Station:
Within Uganda Kampala East Africa

Summary
Date Posted: Monday, September 21, 2020 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed


JOB DETAILS:
Medical Teams International is a faith-based not for profit health relief and development organization with a Calling "Daring to love like Jesus, we boldly break barriers to health and restore wholeness in a hurting world". MTIUG has operations in West Nile and South western Uganda. We provide comprehensive Primary Health Care, Reproductive Health, HIV/ AIDS and Nutrition. MTI-Uganda is seeking to recruit highly competent, dynamic, trainable and experienced candidates to fill the following positions;
JOB TITLE: Communications Officer
REPORTS TO: Country Director
POSITIONS: One (1)
LOCATION: Kampala with occasional travel to the field when need arises
POSITION NUMBER: # E2063
CONTRACT DURATION: One (1) year renewable based on performance and availability of funding .

Job Responsibilities: Not Specified


Job Skills: Not Specified


QUALIFICATION
• Bachelor's degree in Mass Communication, Journalism, International Relations or similar field is preferred
EXPERIENCE/KNOWLEDGE
• Minimum 4 years of communications experience with a humanitarian agency is preferred.
• Experience working in emergency operations with an international NGO is an added advantage
• Knowledge of current theories and practices in communication research, planning and strategy, and the role of mass media
• Knowledge of how to present information to different audiences
• Experience with use of social media platforms
• Excellent English communication skills; highly articulate verbally and in writing
• Skilled in conducting interviews and managing relationships with media representatives and other stakeholders
• Proven writing, editing, design, videography and photography skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Publisher; Adobe Photoshop)
• Skilled at producing analytical reports and professional publications
• Ability to exercise considerable initiative to plan, organize and follow through to meet deadlines
• Ability to be flexible and manage stress, especially in situations which require a high degree of sensitivity, tact, and diplomacy Ability to act with integrity and maintain the highest ethical standards
• Ability to support MTI Calling and adhere to the MTI Code of Conduct


Job Education: Bachelor's degree in Mass Communication


Job Experience: Minimum 4 years


Work Hours: 8

Job application procedure

Application Procedure:
1. Interested applicants who meet the criteria should email their Application letter and CV ONLY including 3 work related referees to; recruitmentug@medicalteams.org.  
2. Indicate your Salary expectation/ current or previous salary/Notice Period required; at the bottom of your CV
3. INDICATE CLEARLY IN THE SUBJECT LINE: ONLY THE POSITION NUMBER YOU ARE APPLYING FOR.
4. Do not attach your Academic transcripts. They will be requested if you are shortlisted
5. Only online applications will be accepted. Your application will be reviewed if you have fulfilled all the requirements including submission of file types such as MS Word, PDF.
6. While we thank all applicants for applying, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. MTI is an equal opportunity employer.

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