SNV is a not-for-profit international development organisation. Founded in the Netherlands 50 years ago, we have built a long-term, local presence in 39 of the poorest countries in Asia, Africa and Latin America. Our global team of local and international advisors works with local partners to equip communities, businesses and organisations with the tools, knowledge and connections they need to increase their incomes and gain access to basic services – empowering them to break the cycle of poverty and guide their own development.
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SNV Netherlands Development Organisation seeks to fill the following position :
Duty station: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Overview of the position
The Communications Expert/Advisor will facilitate and lead strategic communications of RAYEE project of SNV. She /he will be responsible for advocating and disseminating the RAYEE project mission and outcomes for enhanced impact. She/he is to elaborate an appropriate communication strategy that includes identifying and using of appropriate communication tools and disseminating mechanisms as well as knowledge management aspects. She/he is to ensure production of user-friendly, precise, timely, visually appealing and well-written materials and disseminate them to relevant audiences in both print and electronic formats. The officer is expected to develop and design contents for external/internal newsletters, blogs …, coordinating internal and external events ,developing tools to support program teams’ and building the staff capacity on communications and knowledge development. The Communication Expert/Advisor contributes to effective SNV branding and increased internal /external communication and knowledge sharing.
SNV offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. We offer a challenging work environment, opportunities to lead and innovate, and a commitment to growing your skills in a fulfilling and diverse working environment.
SNV is a not-for-profit international development organization that applies practical know-how to make a lasting difference in the lives of people living in poverty. We use our extensive and long-term in-country presence to apply and adapt our top-notch expertise in agriculture, energy, and WASH to local contexts. SNV has an annual turnover of €130 million, over 1,250 staff in more than 25 countries in Asia, Africa, and Latin America. We are proud to be a not-for-profit organization that uses project financing to implement our mission. This requires us to work efficiently and to invest in operational excellence.