Location: Nairobi, Kenya (Nairobi with frequent travel to Somalia)
The Media Relations Officer plays a major role in improving UNDP’s visibility and in ensuring continuous contact and exchange with national, international media and national and international opinion makers.
Education: - Master’s Degree or equivalent in Communication, Public Relations, Journalism, International Relations or other related field
Experience: - A minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, progressive experience in international development;
- Previous experience in post conflict or emergency settings preferred;
- Proven track record as a media professional and of tangible results in this capacity
Language and other Requirements: - Strong written & spoken English skills, extremely desirable knowledge of Somali.
- Somali candidates are preferred and strongly encouraged to apply for the position
Duties and Responsibilities:
Please send your curriculum vitae, marked “Media Relations Officer” by 7th March to:
The Deputy Country Director (Operations)
United Nations Development Programme - Somalia
P.O. Box 28832, Nairobi, Kenya
Fax: 254-2 4183641
For more information, visit:United Nations Development Programme Website