Communication Officer

Job Description

Title: Communication Officer

Company Name: Institute of Informatics and Development (IID)

Vacancy: 01

Job Location: Dhaka

Employment Status: Full-time

Educational Requirements:
∎ Minimum Graduation from any reputed university.
∎ Degree in Communication, Media Studies, or related field will be a plus.

Experience Requirements:
∎ 1 to 3 year(s)

Job Context:
∎ Job Nature: Full-time (after the satisfactory completion of 3 months` probation period)
∎ Job Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh, The job may also involve occasional travel outside of Dhaka, if required.

Job Responsibilities:
∎ Planning, implementing, managing and monitoring IID's branding, promotion and social media strategy.
∎ Create, curate, and manage content for IID's website and social media platforms to raise awareness and increase the visibility of IID activities.
∎ Take lead in promotion and dissemination of communication materials to relevant stakeholders.
∎ Support and maintain internal and external communications with project stakeholders, implementing organization, service providers and assist to execute the communications strategy.
∎ Draft press releases and statements, maintaining media lists (online and print).
∎ Collaborate with IID's research and creative teams on special events, including developing event communications, event promotion, audio-visual documentation.
∎ Build and manage a communication function that is structured, focused on productive and quality work regarding communication, documentation and advocacy.

Additional Requirements:
∎ The applicant should have experience in online promotion, including web, email newsletter, social media, etc.
∎ Sound understanding of developing and executing different audio-visual productions.
∎ Good interpersonal skills and strong communication skills in both Bengali and English.
∎ Effective Communications skills, including reporting, photography, publications, media relations
∎ Good sense of design aesthetics, branding and social media trends and visual storytelling.
∎ Functional understanding of web hosting (WordPress), photography and audio-visual production.
∎ Graphic designing skills using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop will be a plus.
∎ Good analytical skills and excellent communication and representative skills (written, oral)
∎ Ability to think outside of the box in designing and developing promotional campaign.
∎ Ability to work with minimum supervision, pay attention to details, meet deadlines, maintain accuracy and confidentiality in performing responsibilities.
∎ Cultural sensitivity and ability to work in a team setting.

∎ Based on experience, we offer a salary range of BDT 30,000 - 42,000.

Compensation & Other Benefits:
∎ As per organization policy.

Job Source: Online Job Posting.

Application Deadline: 10 May 2021

Company Information:
∎ 22 Apr 2021
∎ Institute of Informatics and Development (IID)
∎ Address : 19/5 Babar Road, Block B, Mohammadpur, Dhaka 1207
∎ Web :
∎ Business : IID ( is a public policy institute that promotes informed and inclusive development through evidence-based policy advocacy. IID is registered as a nonprofit organization in Bangladesh under Section 28 of the Companies Act 1994.

Category: NGO/Development