The Communication Consultant will be responsible for development and implementation of an integrated strategy to communicate the projects’ objectives and achievements with project partners, donor and key stakeholders; coordinate and ensure consistent messaging across various channels of public communication including social networks;. He/she will also undertake the following tasks:
In close consultation with the CTA and relevant project staff, implement an effective communication and advocacy strategy for the project “Addressing the Root Causes of Migration in Ethiopia” in line with the donor’s communication and visibility guidelines.
Develop and implement the project’s social media strategy, including development of content (in English and Amharic); curating of related content; and actively expand the network of followers;
Take a lead on media and press engagement, including organization of press conferences, liaising with media and handling of requests for interviews, drafting of press releases and statements.
Oversee the regular updates of content on the web portal of the Country Office.
Develop and expand ideas regarding visibility efforts, including compilation of a photo library, audio-visual content, drafting information materials such as fact sheets, project flyers, brochures, feature articles, and other relevant audio-visual material.
Guide the production of publications, newsletter, flyers, case studies, print and online, and audio-visual products as per project requirements.
Organise communication plan with regard to the organization of project events such as job fair, product launches, promotion of publications/researches, celebration of international days etc.
Other tasks as requested by the Project Chief Technical Advisor.