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The Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research, CGIAR

Last Date - 22-03-2022
City / State - Dakar , Abroad India
Education - Post Graduate
Advt. No. - GSS/06/BIOV-CIAT/2022/04
The Consultative Group on International Agricultural Research, CGIAR
Post Name Senior Associate (Regional Communications)
Educational Qualification

Master’s degree with specialization or equivalent in communications or a related field (journalism, public relations)
Work experience and key competencies required:

  •  Extended experience (3-5 years) in communications units, being accountable for the strategic communications planning, and implementation in research and/or development field
  • Proven international experience in similar roles at research and/or development organizations
  •  Experience in website content management
  •  Solid understanding of agricultural, natural resource management, and livelihoodsissues in the developing world
  •  A proactive team player with good interpersonal skills
  •  Exhibits sound management and ability to deliver high quality work at a pace to meet deadlines
  •  Good photography skills
  •  Proficient in graphic design – Canva and/or Adobe Creative Cloud

The candidate should be able to communicate fluently (orally and in writing) in English or French with a good working knowledge of the other language.

Terms and Conditions
• This is a regional recruited position.
• AfricaRice provides an attractive salary and benefits package and a collegial and gender sensitive work environment.
• The initial appointment runs until February 2024 with the possibility for renewal based on performance and availability of funding.

How to apply
1. To apply, click on the following link: http://eservices.africarice.org/application/index.php
2. Create an account if you are a new user, if not log on with your credentials to access active vacancies
3. Select “Regional Communications – Senior Associate”
4. Follow the step-by-step application procedure.
Only online applications will be considered (If you encounter any technical issue on the career site during your application, or you are prevented to proceed with your application until its final completion: Please kindly revert to us along with the screenshot of the issue through this email: africariceHR@cgiar.org).

Applications are not allowed through this email.

Not later than 22 March 2022