Field Outreach Coordinator, International Criminal Court, Kampala, Uganda

Applications must be accompanied by a fully completed ICC Personal History Form.

The ICC will not accept other than the ICC Personal History Form.

Deadline for Applications: 22 April.

Duty Station: Kampala, Uganda (other duty stations may apply) Organizational Unit Outreach Unit, PIDS, Registry

Type of Appointment and duration: One year with the possibility of extension (six months probationary period) Qualifications And Experience

  • Advanced university degree in communications, journalism, social science, political science, law, humanities or other relevant field.

  • 2 years of progressively responsible professional experience in outreach, communications or public relations at the international level.

    Other Skills

  • Communication - Good understanding of approaches, tools and methodologies related to planning, executing and monitoring outreach programmes and communications campaigns, campaign management, market research, message targeting, impact evaluation.

  • Strong communication skills (spoken, written, public speaking and presentational) , particularly in preparing reports that are clear and concise and intelligible to an audience of generalists;

  • ability to present sensitive issues;

  • demonstrated ability in pro-active media relations.

  • Planning and organising - Good planning and organisation of own work;

  • Teamwork - Good interpersonal skills;

  • ability to establish and maintain effective working relations with people of different national and cultural backgrounds with respect for diversity.

  • Client orientation - Ability to establish and maintain effective relationships with colleagues, other staff, and outside collaborators.

  • Ability to manage the performance of his/her team and to motivate colleagues.

  • Ability to lead a team with vision.

    Knowledge Of Languages

  • Fluency in English is essential.

  • Knowledge of the other working language of the Court, French, is highly desirable.

  • Another official language of the Court would be considered an asset. (Arabic, Chinese, Russian, Spanish)

    NB: The Court reserves the right not to make any appointment to this vacancy, to make an appointment at a lower grade, or to make an appointment with a modified job description.

    To Apply

    Please carefully read and follow the Guidelines to applicants.

    Send your application and submit a fully completed Personal History Form, preferably via email, to:

    (Please indicate the Job vacancy number in the email subject line)

    Fax: +31 70 515 8553 (Use this number for applications only)

    ICC - International Criminal Court
    Recruitment - HR
    P.O. BOX 19519
    2500 CM The Hague
    The Netherlands

    Post to be filled preferably by a national of a State Party to the Rome Statute of the International Criminal Court, or of a State which has signed and is engaged in the ratification process or which is engaged in the accession process, but nationals from non-state parties may also be considered.

    In accordance with the Rome Statute, the ICC aims to achieve fair representation of women and men for all positions, representation of the principal legal systems of the world for legal positions, and equitable geographical representation for positions in the professional category.

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