LWF Technical Lead Communications Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs

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LWF Technical Lead Communications Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs. LWF Uganda looking for “Technical Lead Communications“. Applicants with a degree in University Degree may apply on or before April 20, 2023.

The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) is a global communion of national and regional Lutheran denominations headquartered in the Ecumenical Centre in Geneva, Switzerland. The federation was founded in the Swedish city of Lund in the aftermath of the Second World War in 1947 to coordinate the activities of the many differing Lutheran churches. Since 1984, the member churches are in pulpit and altar fellowship, with common doctrine as the basis of membership and mission activity.

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The LWF has published a job vacancy announcement on April 08, 2023 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Technical Lead Communications to be based in Kampala, Uganda.

LWF Job Vacancy 2023

Main Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Takes the lead in the development, planning, and implementation of LWF communications strategy; works with various sector heads, LWF partners and affected communities to implement the communication strategy and incorporate it into the overall country strategy
  • Coordinates production of a diverse range of information products (including audio/visual communications) to ensure LWF visibility and branding
  • Regular field visits to capture information for content creation and build the capacity of individual staff at field level in order to assist with content production: photos and storytelling in particular
  • Builds the capacity of key staff on a range of communications issues, methods, and approaches in order to achieve the LWF communications strategy
  • Provides advice and guidance to LWF senior staff, and particularly the Country Representative on communications messaging for particular meetings and events at short notice
  • Supports institutional fundraising by working with teams and applying expertise in ensuring positive visibility and documenting impact stories that can support in development of competitive proposals
  • Anticipates and resolves communications public relations controversies through crisis communication skills
  • Develops and prepares communications and key messaging material for LWF Uganda, including fact sheets, reports, promotional materials, and talking points for core management staff when necessary.
  • Lead on content production and curation for the website, print publications and social networking sites.
  • Ensures consistency in terms of voice, branding, messaging and frequency of posting via digital channels.
  • Analyses results and impact of outreach communications; reports on developments, trends and attitudes regarding the LWF work in Uganda in order to improve communications.

Position in Organization:

  • Job Title: Technical Lead, Communications
  • of Positions: One (1)
  • Place of Assignment: LWF/DWS Head Office Kampala.
  • Reports To: Country Representative
  • Starting date: ASAP
  • Duration of Contract: 1 year contract (with possibility for extension)
  • The closing date for applications: 20 April 2023


  • Minimum of a university degree in communication, journalism, international relations, public administration or related field; and a minimum of seven years’ experience in public information, public relations, journalism, international relations, public administration or related area, especially within humanitarian organizations and contexts.


  • Thorough leadership on communications
  • Excellent writing and photography skills
  • Speaks and writes clearly and effectively; listens to others, and responds appropriately;
  • Tailors’ language, tone, style and format to match audience

Core competencies

  • Demonstrating/safeguarding ethics and integrity;
  • Demonstrate corporate knowledge and sound judgment;
  • Development, initiative-taking;
  • Acting as a team player and facilitating work;
  • Facilitating and encouraging open communication in the team, communicating effectively;
  • Creating synergies through self-control;
  • Managing conflict;
  • Learning and sharing knowledge and encourage the learning of others

How to Apply LWF Technical Lead Communications 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://www.lutheranworld.org/get-involved/open-positions#op-570784-technical-lead-communications-uganda-national-position

The Closing Date: April 20, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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