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Communications Associate

Published on 04.01.2021

Company

Website : https://ghcorps.org/malawi/
Industries :
Associative activities
Health, pharmacy, hospitals, medical equipment
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Position : Communications Associate

Role Overview
The Communications Associate will work with the Malawi Country Director and our Vice President of Advancement (based in USA) in a story-gathering role that will serve to promote LN’s work in Malawi and across Sub-Saharan Africa. This is a vital expansion of our capacity to communicate internationally as well as nationally with stakeholders across a variety of platforms. We are looking for a motivated, creative individual who has an interest in communication, photography, and storytelling. 

Responsibilities 

  • Coordinate activities with our HQ fundraising and communications team. 
  • Perform site visits to interact with our partners and team members in the field. 
  • Supervise local storytelling and implement a qualitative data collection process for LN. 
  • Gather patient stories through in-person interviews at partner health facilities. 
  • Gather health worker stories through in-person interviews at partner health facilities. 
  • Photograph health facility partners, health workers, and patients in partner health facilities. 
  • Produce video of patient and health worker stories.
  • Supervise the production and delivery of key partnership communications to local stakeholders.
Required profile for job ad : Communications Associate
  • Bachelor’s degree or certification in a related field such as communications, writing, design, or production*
  • At least one year of professional experience in a related field (multimedia, production, writing, etc.)*
  • Experience or familiarity with public/global health
  • Excellent English writing and communication skills, with experience telling compelling stories through reports and other materials for external audiences*
  • Master’s degree in communications, public health, or a related field 
  • Experience or familiarity with church institutions
  • Experience with photography, photo editing software (e.g. Photoshop, Illustrator, or InDesign), videography, and/or video editing software 
  • Experience collecting stories through surveys, interviews, or other means
  • An excitement for analyzing complex organizational problems, identifying innovative solutions, and engaging others to implement, preferably in a low-resource environment 
  • Ability to perform in an entrepreneurial team-based environment, deliver strong results, and ask for help when needed 
  • Organizational skills, ability to coordinate activities across various departments and ability to prioritize 
  • Independent and self-motivated 
  • Ability to function well in a diverse, cross-cultural work environment 
  • Interpersonal and intercontinental communication skills 
Job criteria for job ad : Communications Associate
Job category :
Marketing, communication
Industries :
Associative activities
Health, pharmacy, hospitals, medical equipment
Employment type :
Permanent contract
Region :
Blantyre - Central - Lilongwe - Mzuzu - Northern - Southern
Experience level :
Less than 2 years
Educational level :
Bachelor
Spoken language :
englishfluent
Number of Position(s) : 1

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