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Wednesday, August 8, 2018

Communications Director Job at Abt Associates - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Communications Director

Jobs at:
Abt Associates

Deadline of this Job:
Friday, August 10, 2018.

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Date Posted: 7th August 2018 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed , Employment Type: Full-Time

Abt Associates is a global leader in research, project implementation, and technical assistance in the fields of agriculture, international health, and environment. We seek highly qualified candidates for USAID’s Integrated Community Agriculture and Nutrition (ICAN) activity, a new five year project. .

ICAN will sustainably enhance the resilience of vulnerable households by increasing economic opportunities, improving nutrition with a focus on women and children, and strengthening community and local governance. The activity will work to achieve these goals in eight districts: Kisoro, Kanungu, Rukungiri, Nwoya, Gulu, Lamwo, Kotido and Kaabong.

Communications Director
Oversees the production of ICAN reports,' works with the COP to design and promote communications and outreach strategies, and oversee the Branding and Marketing Plan. Supports the COP an planning and implementing workshops to encourage collaboration, learning, and adaptation (CLA).

  • Master’s Degree (minimum) in communications, journalism, project management, or a related field and at least 8 years of professional experience
  • Significant experience leading strategic communications efforts. Superior writing and editing skills.
Job application procedure

Candidates should submit applications using the URL at the end of the position description. Deadline for submission of your application is Friday, August 10, 2018. Applications that do not meet the stated minimum qualification requirements will not be considered. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Abt Associates Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.

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