Senior Communications Officer at The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD)

The Centre for Democracy and Development (CDD) was established in the United Kingdom in 1997 and registered in Nigeria in 1999 as an independent, not-for-profit, research training, advocacy and capacity building organization. The organization aims at mobilizing global opinion for democratic development and provides an independent space to reflect critically on the challenges posed to the democratization and development process in West Africa. CDD envisions a West Africa that is democratically governed, economically integrated – promoting human security and people centered development.Since its inception, the Centre has remained focused on capacity building work, policy advocacy, and as a research reference point on democratic governance, human security, people-centered development and human rights. The Centre is advertising for the vacant positions below:Job Title: Senior Communications Officer Location: AbujaJob ResponsibilitiesInformation: working with and coordinating the media on disseminating information about CDD programmes, activities, and events. Regular Press Releases on CDD’s work to media and liaising with electronic and the print media on CDD’s image-building and profile.Coordinating the communication unit of the CentreSet up of the CDD project information CentreWriter and editor of CDD’s Annual reports, and occasional papers/research findings.Part of Image-building work and research work.Developing and managing CDD’s information databaseConceptual and Copy editor of CDD’s publications – books, newsletters, etc.Production: design and printing work/supervision of CDD publications;Web-site management

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