FAO Communications Specialist Jobs 2023 – South Sudan NGO Jobs

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FAO Communications Specialist Jobs 2023 – South Sudan NGO Jobs. FAO South Sudan looking for “Communications Specialist“. Applicants with a Bachelor’s Degree may apply on or before 05th May 2023.

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations is a specialized agency of the United Nations that leads international efforts to defeat hunger and improve nutrition and food security. Its Latin motto, fiat panis, translates to “let there be bread”. It was founded in October 1945.

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The FAO has published a job vacancy announcement on 12th April 2023 for qualified South Sudanese to fill in the vacant post of Communications Specialist to be based in Juba, South Sudan.

FAO Job Vacancy 2023

Organizational Setting: The main aim of the FAO country offices, which are headed by an FAO Representative, is to assist Governments to develop policies, programmes and projects to achieve food security and to reduce hunger and malnutrition, to help develop the agricultural, fisheries and forestry sectors, and to use their environmental and natural resources in a sustainable manner. The FAO Representation in South Sudan is organized around three main units: Programme, Operations and Administration. The current portfolio of projects in South Sudan includes activities related to Agriculture, Livestock, Fisheries, Natural Resource Management, and is implemented with humanitarian, transitional and development funding. The incumbent will contribute to the country’s programme and portfolio as foreseen in the projects. FAO South Sudan has the biggest Emergency Livelihood Response Programme (ELRP), which has been implemented in partnership with the service providers (International and National NGOs) all over the country.

Eligibility Criteria

Minimum Requirements

  • A University degree in Journalism, Mass Communication, Public Relations or other related Social Sciences. An advanced degree is an added advantage.
  • Working knowledge of English (Level C) and limited knowledge of a second FAO language (Level B). Knowledge of other languages spoken in the region is an asset. For a PSA, working knowledge of English is required.
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant work experience

FAO Core Competencies

  • Results Focus
  • Teamwork
  • Communication
  • Building Effective Relationships
  • Knowledge Sharing and Continuous Improvement

Technical/Functional Skills

  • Strong communication skills;
  • Strong ability to produce content to a professional standard;
  • Sound knowledge and experience in writing reports;
  • Demonstrated capacity to carry out assignments with a high level of independence and minimal technical guidance;
  • Experience with other mediums of communication (radio, photography, video production) will be considered an asset.

Other Details

  • Duration: 6 months with possible extension
  • Job Schedule: Full time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply FAO Communications Specialist Jobs 2023

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://jobs.fao.org/careersection………

The Closing Date: 05th May 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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