Sunday, September 27, 2015

WORLD BANK GROUP
EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
JOB TITLE    :    COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER
Local Term Appointment (Two (2) Yeas, renewable)
Location    :    Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
The world Bank`s Africa External communications and partnerships (AFREC) is seeking to recruit a Communications Officer. The Communications Officer will be based in the Bank Office in Dar es salaam, strengthening the communications program, with particular attention to providing strategic communications support to complex development projects the bank supports in Tanzania.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • She/he will be working with AFREC professionals in the region and in Washington, the communications Officer
  • Will also support corporate communications priorities, including dissemination of world Bank flagship publications, executive visits to the region, and the Bank`s Annual and spring meetings.
  • The communication Officer plans, develops, and implements effective communications and outreach strategies to support the World Bank Group`s (WBGS) corporate, internal, and operational priorities.
  • As the communications officer in the Dar es salaam office, she/he is responsible for designing, executing and monitoring the impact of communications strategies that support the World Bank Group`s work.
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE
  • The successful candidates should hold a Master`s Degree in communications, international relations/public affairs, journalism, political science or related disciplines, with at least 5 years of experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
APPLY ONLINE
For the full position description and complete selection criteria and required competencies, qualified candidates are requested to visit and submit an on-line application at www.worldbank.org/careers. Click on> Current job openings> job# 151882.
The World Bank is committed to achieving diversity of gender, race, nationality, culture and educational background. Individuals with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply.
Only short –listed candidate will be contacted.
Closing date: 30th September, 2015