Communications/Media Specialist, Visions in Action, Northern Uganda
At least one year of experience in communications and media,
preferably on a community based or public health focused social
Knowledge of modern communications technology, software, and graphic
Knowledge of public health information, education, and
communications methodology in an African development context.
Experience supervising and/or training others preferred.
University degree required, preferably in communications.
Should bring a digital still and/or video camera, and a digital
audio recorder to the field
Fluent in English; excellent communication skills required.
Willingness to work in a difficult and insecure environment.
This is a supported volunteer position for a limited term of 6 to 12 months, beginning May or June.
VIA will provide volunteers with shared housing, basic health coverage, and a modest monthly stipend, arrange for a work permit and transportation to the work site.
Volunteers are responsible for the cost of their airfare, entry visa, and pre-departure health costs.
Please see the Visions in Action website for further details: www.visionsinaction .org
To Apply: Send cover letter and CV to: VolunteerUg@ visionsinaction.org with Communications/Media Specialist in the subject line.
Short listed candidates will be asked to complete a Visions in Action application including references.