Work at UNICEF Nigeria: TA Emergency Communications Specialist

If you are a committed, creative professional and are passionate about making a lasting difference for children, the world's leading children's rights organization would like to hear from you.For 70 years, UNICEF has been working on the ground in 190 countries and territories to promote children's survival, protection and development. The world's largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments.Job Title: TA Emergency Communications Specialist, P-3, Abuja, NigeriaPurpose of the PositionUnder the supervision of the Chief of Communication, the incumbent will support a wide range of communication and public advocacy work focusing on the emergency in northeast Nigeria, including media engagement and the preparation of external communication materials.Key Accountabilities and Duties & TasksSupport the Communication Section by:Preparing and sharing appropriate and timely materials with National Committees and the UNICEF Department of Communication – across digital, social media, video, stills and feature stories; this to include research and writing, as well as editing photographs, stories, blogs, and field diaries supplied by UNICEF staff Monitoring the situation for input to key messages and Q&As and keeping all such materials updated and accurate Coordinating writers, photographers and videographers contracted by the Country OfficePrepare and distribute required communication and visibility materials for existing donors and materials for potential donorsSupporting UNICEF Nigeria social media presence Supporting the preparation and execution of visits by mediaSupporting the preparation and execution of visits by National CommitteesSupporting the maintenance of a log of media interviews and clips conducted by the Country OfficeMonitoring media for and log mention of UNICEF Nigeria and relevant stories about NigeriaScanning traditional and social media to search for new platforms / opportunities for UNICEF to pitch stories about the crisis in North-East NigeriaSupporting Nigeria Country Office non-emergency communications as required

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