Feb 11, 2019Full time
// Organization: Plan International Country: Ethiopia Closing date: 15 Feb 2019 Purpose: The purpose of this role is to provide strategic leadership and management in enhancing corporate communications (internal and external); promoting Plan International’s global campaigns on Ending Child Marriage (ECM) in line with Plan International’s global campaign on Girls Get Equal; optimising information and knowledge management and documentation on Plan’s work in ECM; and building brand and organisational visibility, image and profile. The position holder will work in close collaboration with Plan Country Offices, the 18+ Centre of Excellence on ECM, other Plan entities and our partners to project and provide evidence for concerted effort to lobby and advocate for an end to child marriage and other harmful practices. The position holder will also engage the African Union ECM Campaign team and youth groups to track and document case studies on efforts being made to end child marriage. The Communications Specialist will work with the Plan team to generate information for evidence-based advocacy. To get a detailed job description click here How to apply: Application procedure: Interested and qualified candidates shall submit their motivation letter along with their recent CV via AULiaisonOffice@plan-international.org e-mail address. Note: The name of the position for which the application is made should be clearly marked on the subject line with the position title. Only short listed candidates will be contacted. Potential candidates will be required to declare any potential points for conflict of interest e.g. a relative working for Plan etc, as well as sign on to the Plan International Child Protection Policy and other relevant policies**.** Applications from qualified women are encouraged.