Raising The Village Communications Officer Jobs

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Raising The Village Communications Officer Jobs 2023 – Uganda NGO Jobs. Raising The Village Uganda looking for “Communications Officer“. Applicants with a degree in Bachelor’s Degree may apply on or before March 17, 2023.

Raising The Village exists because we believe that together we can find straightforward solutions to complex problems of inequality. Together, we can achieve what is impossible alone. Our story is borne as a result of two deep convictions: ultra poverty is the worst form of inequality in our world; we have the opportunity to end ultra poverty in our generation.

NGO Jobs in Uganda 2021 May/June

The Raising The Village has published a job vacancy announcement on March 11, 2023 for qualified Uganda’s to fill in the vacant post of Communications Officer to be based in Mbarara, Kampala, Uganda.

Recruiter Raising The Village
Position Huma n Resource Officer
Location Mbarara, Kampala, Uganda
Country Uganda
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Bachelor’s Degree
Experience Required Minimum Three years
Application Deadline March 17, 2023

Raising The Village Job Vacancy 2023

Roles & Responsibilities

External Communication

  • Document and communicate RTV’s work through powerful storytelling using various mediums, including photos, videos, design, and impact stories.
  • Ensure that RTV’s publications, reports and videos are of high quality and disseminated appropriately.
  • Provide content and ideation in the production of a range of publications, including annual reports, impact reports, donor reports, and newsletters.
  • Support in developing and implementing the communications strategy.
  • Liaise with mainstream media to profile RTV’s work in accordance with strategy.
  • Manage RTV’s digital presence through the website and other social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, Youtube etc.
  • Provide editorial, design, and creative support during the development of materials such as reports, briefing notes, and Information Educative (IEC) materials to ensure that appropriate language is used.

Position in Organization:

  • Position: Communications Officer
  • Experience: 3+ Years
  • Location: Kampala / Mbarara
  • Travel Required: 75%
  • Employment Time: Full-Time
  • Reporting To: Communications and Marketing Coordinator


  • A minimum of 3 years of experience as a media or communication officer. Experience working with donor-funded projects will be an added advantage.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or a related field.
  • Demonstrated track record and portfolio of work in photo/video/social media.

Required Skills and Competencies

  • Exceptional skills in photography, videography, video editing, and design for social media.
  • Demonstrated skills in using social media platforms and website maintenance using Content Management Systems (CMS).
  • Knowledge of computer systems and applications, specifically interactive digital media and, in particular, advanced Adobe Suite, Canva, MailChimp, WordPress and productivity tools.
  • Demonstrated skills in program communications, development of Information, Education and communication material, documentation and publication (including web-based documentation).
  • Knowledge of best practices in communication research, planning and strategy, and execution of social media and the presentation of key audiences, including donors, government, the general public, and media.
  • Excellent spoken and written English: the general ability to express clearly and concisely ideas and concepts in written and oral forms; specific skills in writing press releases and articles/stories for traditional and electronic media.
  • Highly developed interpersonal skills, including the ability to effectively negotiate and liaise with a wide cross-section of people, including internal staff, partners, service providers and the wider community.
  • Ability to meet demanding deadlines with strong attention to detail.
  • Fluency in English, Luo, Rutooro, Lusanka, Rukiga, and Lusoga. Rufumbira and/or Runyankole and French fluency are considered an advantage.
  • Willingness and ability to travel frequently to last-mile villages in Uganda for documenting RTV’s work, stories, and impact. The ability to ride and possession of a riding license would be considered an asset.

How to Apply Raising The Village Communications Officer 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://raisingthevillage.org/careers/communications-officer-2023/

The Closing Date: March 17, 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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