Communications Field Officer at International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC)

The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) is an impartial, neutral and independent organisation whose exclusively humanitarian mission is to protect the lives and dignity of victims of armed conflict and other situations of violence and to provide them with assistance.We are looking for a suitable candidate to fill the positions below:Job Title: Communications Field OfficerLocations: Mubi-Adamawa and Biu-BornoMain ResponsibilitiesMaintains regular contacts with local authorities, civil society and academic circles and assures follow-up ofICRC’s communications activities with these. audiences, mainly independently;Contributes to the daily monitoring / analysis of relevant media both in English and Hausa;Presents events of ICRC’s interests at weekly meetings;Collects information on the situation in the fieldMaintains contacts with local media;Manages the stock of communications material in the office;Delivers presentations on ICRC mandate/activities and basics of international humanitarian law and humanitarian principles;Plans, organizes and participates in dissemination and networking activities (trainings, seminars, meetings) as requested;Maintains regular contacts with the relevant counterpart(s) of the Nigerian Red Cross Society Mubi Branch and supports the implementation of its communications activities.

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