Unicef Jobs in Myanmar


Communication Officer

Under the direct supervision of the P3 Communication Specialist and general guidance of the Chief of Section, assist in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of an advocacy and communication strategy to promote children’s rights in Myanmar.

Key functions and accountabilities of the position (detailed job description attached):

  • Communication materials :Ensure that the production of communication products and materials is executed in a timely way and followed up to support country communication strategy, regional and global campaigns and priorities and to support resource mobilization as set out in the work plan.
  • Media relations: Effective and timely professional assistance and support are provided in developing, drafting, and maintaining contact information, materials and relationships with journalists and media outlets covering all media- print, TV, radio, web, etc. – in the country to communicate the story of UNICEF’s cooperation to a wider audience.
  • Monitoring and evaluation: Regular monitoring and evaluation activities are undertaken accordingly the work plan to ensure maximum impact and continuous improvement of country communication efforts. Ensure results and reports are prepared and shared on a timely basis.

To qualify as an advocate for every child you will have…

Education :

  • University degree in Communications, Journalism, Public Relations or related field.

Work Experience:

  • One year of practical professional work experience in communication, print and broadcast media, or interactive digital media.
  • Field work experience
  • Background/familiarity with Emergency situations

Added Advantage:

Video editing skills:

  • Experience of using social media analytics tools
  • Excellent English and Burmese writing skills
  • Skilled in drafting social media posts in English
  • Technical competence and experience in producing content for various media formats – print, audio, video, web etc.

To apply for this job please visit indevjobs.org.