uganda - kampala full-time Closing date - 25/04/2019

Job Summary

Minimum qualification: Bachelors degree

Minimum years of experience: 3

Required languages: English

Required IT skills: ,MS Office

Job Description

Duty Station: Democratic Governance Facility Management Unit (FMU) in Kampala.


Main purpose of the job

The Communication & Multimedia Officer will support the implementation of the DGF Communication Strategy, which is geared towards ensuring that results emanating from DGF-supported interventions are clearly documented and effectively communicated to the right audiences, using appropriate channels.  He/she will develop and maintain a vibrant online presence by the DGF with the aim to increase reach and engagement, and produce timely, relevant and compelling content for all platforms that communicate the work and results of DGF and its partners.

Key Responsibilities

  1. Manage DGF’s digital platforms - produce and upload digital content for DGF’s Website, Facebook and Twitter platforms and update them regularly
  2. Perform a wide range of multimedia support functions such as shooting and editing photos and videos that help showcase results of DGF’s work
  3. Write and edit publications, including newsletter, briefs, significant change stories booklet and other information materials that communicate DGF’s work and results.
  4. Work closely with programme teams to compile and share DGF and partner activities and events, and to ensure that proceedings are documented and shared in a timely manner.
  5. Compile and catalogue photos, media coverage, reference materials, brochures and other resources for easy retrieval, reference and analysis.

Job Requirements

  1. Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Journalism, or related field;
  2. Minimum of 3 years' relevant experience in a communications role;
  3. Photography and digital editing skills, with an eye for visual composition and a sense of storytelling through photos and videos.

How to apply:

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