Title: Content Manager
Company Name: United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)
Job Location: Dhaka
Employment Status: Contractual
∎ Advanced University degree in Journalism, International Relations, Public Relations, Communications or other relevant field, or First University degree with additional years of related work experience and/or trainings/courses.
∎ At least 5 year(s)
∎ Performing specialized communications processes and activities, to support staff in the development, preparation, execution, and dissemination of campaigns for target audiences.
∎ Contribute to the work of the UN Communications and Advocacy Group in Bangladesh; Assist the supervisor in the development of a Communication, Advocacy, and Marketing Strategy specific for WFP Bangladesh's Country Strategic Plan 2017-2020; join the various UN-wide communications groups which were formed because of the Covid-19 pandemic and has been actively represent WFP in those groups.
∎ Collaborate with cross-functional team members on content ideas with the aim of creating dynamic, impactful and differentiated content; Collaborate with HQ on relevant content creation and distribution to ensure WFP Bangladesh exposure to a global audience.
∎ Conduct research, suggest ideas and provide coordination support to ensure the timely and effective delivery of video/film, photographic and radio projects.
∎ Manage the storage and distribution of audio/visual materials in accordance with relevant policies.
∎ Coordinate donor gifts - from design to output, Maintain inventory of all communications materials, and operate as the distribution focal for the same.
∎ Serve as an information focal point, support and/or coordinate media coverage of events to optimize publicity of WFP's activities.
∎ Organize and execute special events, working closely with colleagues, external partners, and media, to ensure events are effectively scheduled, published, and attended.
∎ Monitor traditional and social media channels and report relevant information to senior staff to inform the development and/or evaluation of communications activities and strategies. Maintain a database for these reports and regularly monitor and update the same.
∎ Analyze and understand social media metrics to provide actionable insights and make content creation and strategy decisions.
∎ Prepare content for use on traditional and social media platforms and networks, and printed materials to enhance coverage and support of WFP's activities, ensuring consistency with corporate messages;
∎ Respond to specialized queries and requests for support, using initiative and following standard processes to ensure timely and accurate resolution of all inquiries;
∎ Maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders, in order to provide an aligned, coherent service, and to identify opportunities to collaborate/integrate processes and activities;
∎ Maintain a contact list of journalists and media outlets and support the flow of news/information about WFP's work to the media, to support regular and appropriate communications; monitor all media for mentions of WFP in the local/national/global media and send daily media monitoring messages to senior management;
∎ Liaise with communications staff from donor representations locally;
∎ Mentor all the communication unit volunteers;
∎ Work with all our external collaborators (eg. Kishwar Chowdhury). And create a database of influencers with which the Communications team might work in the near future;
∎ Mentor and support the growth and development of colleagues in both the Country Office and Cox's Bazar offices; train colleagues in sub-offices;
∎ Perform the role of OIC in situations where the current "Head of Communications" is unavailable for duty;
∎ Other as required.
∎ At least 5 years of experience in the field of public information or another related field with a minimum of 3 years of professional experience in a similar field.
∎ Languages: Fluency in both oral and written communication in English and Bangla dialects.
Job Source: Bdjobs.com Online Job Posting.
Application Deadline: 28 Sep 2022
∎ 18 Sep 2022
∎ United Nations World Food Programme (WFP)