The Media Foundation for West Africa, a regional Free Expression Rights and Media Development Advocacy Organisation is seeking an ideal candidate to fill the position of Digital Communication Campaigns Officer, for a six-month contract.
The position holder will be based at the organisation’s head office in Accra Desired Skills • Excellent written communication skills with previous experience of news and advocacy report writing for media publications; • Knowledge and previous experience in web content management systems, and digital communications tools such as infographics, including knowledge in use of content enhancement softwares; • Excellent writing and proof-reading skills are a must; • Experience working on campaigns and understanding of campaign (especially online) strategies is desired; • Ability to work under pressure while meeting tight deadlines. Duties Some of the key responsibilities for the incumbent will be the following: • Write, edit and produce appropriate content for the organisation’s website, social Media pages (facebook, twitter, you tube) and monthly newsletter • Propose and work on digital communication initiatives with the support of colleagues •
Recognise, and work on website development needs for effective online communication with the organisation’s audiences Apply for the position by sending cover letter and CV to email@example.com or firstname.lastname@example.org. Only shortlisted candidate will be contacted. Closing date for applications Monday, October 21, 2013. Selected candidate will start work from November 1, 2013.