Global Communication Advisor
Global Communication Advisor for ActionAid Denmark - with Focus on Political Story-telling and Community Building
MS Training Centre for Development Cooperation (MS TCDC) located in Usa River, Arusha, Tanzania, is part of AADK. The Centre employs more than 100 full-time staff and associates/consultants and provides high-quality transformative development training and consultancy services to ActionAid International (AAI) and other civil society organisations and their partners. The Centre also offers Swahili language and African culture orientation courses, academic programs, rental of conference facilities, lodging, and boarding facilities.
ActionAid Denmark (AADK) fights poverty by promoting the political empowerment of the world’s poor. AADK supports long-term development work, education programs, and campaigns as well as cross-border exchange of experience and knowledge between people.
Global Platforms (GP) are youth-led spaces for building collective power. Through capacity development and support to youth-led initiatives, we seek to inspire young people to organise and act on social injustice and to connect people, organisations, and movements all over the world.
Youth Community of Interest (YCOI) is a community for Youth Practitioners in ActionAid. YCOIs approaches are 1) CONNECT the Youth Constituency, 2) SHARE KNOWLEDGE about how to support youth-led action, and 3) support ACTION for youth-led change.
ActionAid Denmark wishes to secure the services of a self-motivated and creative Communication Advisor
The purpose of the advisor position is to take our local and global work with communication and storytelling to the next level. We need our communication to be more than classic promotion and marketing of activities. We want our communication to be dynamic, engaging and have a focus on sharing political values and being a place for discussion, reflection, and collective action. To do so, we want to improve our focus on political storytelling and community building be it developing engaging content for our newsletters, blogs, social media pages, and websites, and by strengthening the storytelling skills of relevant people within TCDC and ActionAid Denmark.
As the Communication Advisor, your main areas of responsibility will be (but not limited to):
The Advisor will additionally:
Co-facilitate TCDC training on journalism/storytelling.
The ideal candidate is expected to have:
Basic Term offers:
APPLICATION AND OTHER INFORMATION
Please submit your resume and an application clearly describing your motivation as well as your thoughts about the position. The application deadline is the 5th of February 2021 using the following link: https://candidate.hr-manager.net/ApplicationInit.aspx?cid=354&ProjectId=182621&DepartmentId=11131&SkipAdvertisement=true
Would you like to know more about the position? Please contact Wilfred Muhere at email@example.com
We only accept applications submitted through our online recruitment system.
AADK/MS TCDC is an inclusive workplace that welcomes a diversity of people and ideas. As an equal opportunity employer, AADK invite everybody with relevant qualifications, independently of any identity markers (such as race, skin colour, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, social or economic status or any other), to apply. AADK/MS TCDC does not tolerate harassment or discrimination of any kind. Any transgression in this regard should be addressed to firstname.lastname@example.org.