Communications Advisor

Management Sciences for Health (MSH) Dhaka

New 1 month, 1 week ago

Responsibility

  • Supports the project's technical, cross-cutting, and operations teams to ensure efficient planning and implementation of communications activities for the program.
  • Creates and coordinates dissemination of appropriate communication products via relevant channels of USAID Bangladesh, global MTaPS, and MSH, including traditional and social media, websites, newsletters, and at events.
  • Works closely with and with guidance from MTaPS Strategic Communications Lead to provide news updates and stories from MTaPS Bangladesh for publishing on global MTaPS channels; to ensure communications outputs carry key messages; and to develop strategic content (short online articles, print products, videos, etc.) for promotion and campaigns.
  • Develops and coordinates regular project highlights for distribution to USAID Bangladesh Mission, MTaPS and MSH, ensuring key messages are consistently delivered to relevant target audiences across all channels.
  • Works directly with the technical staff to plan, design, and or/manage specific strategies and activities, such as supporting incorporation of technical, contextual and experiential learning into technical strategies, interventions, and processes.
  • Manages and coordinates requests for project-related briefs, press briefings, case studies and other communications and knowledge products, as appropriate.
  • Works with technical experts to guide and produce high-quality print and digital communication products that translate complex technical information into easily understandable and meaningful messages.
  • Serves as the primary point of contact for ensuring compliance of the project's branding and marking regulations, under guidance of MTaPS Strategic Communications Lead.
  • Assists in identifying and developing success stories, working in close collaboration with technical team and global MTaPS Communications team through the review process, approval and publishing (in print and online).
  • Prepares and shares posts for channels like Facebook and Twitter to promote stories and content. Able to manage Facebook page.
  • Liaises across project team and with communications counterparts across global MTaPS and MSH team and USAID Bangladesh as needed to collaborate on promotion and campaigns
  • Qualifications

  • Required: Bachelor's degree in the areas of communications, journalism, or similar field.
  • Preferred: Master's degree in relevant discipline will be preferred.
  • Experience Requirement

  • 5 to 7 year(s)
  • Employment Status

    Part Time

    Job Type

    Experienced

    No. of Vacancy

    Not specified

    Expired At

    Feb. 6, 2021, midnight