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Nu söker vi på FN:s utvecklingsprogram (UNDP) i Stockholm en driven kommunikatör med engagemang för globala frågor. Fokus för tjänsten är digital kommunikation om FN:s arbete och Globala målen för hållbar utveckling och vi söker dig som gillar att jobba kreativt och utveckla innehåll för olika målgrupper. Är du vår nästa kollega? Sista ansökningsdatum för tjänsten är 25 oktober.
UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) works in more than 170 countries and territories, helping to achieve the eradication of poverty and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion. We help countries develop policies, leadership skills, partnering abilities, institutional capabilities and build resilience in order to sustain development results.
UNDP’s Nordic Representation Office (NRO) is located in Copenhagen with satellite offices in Norway, Finland and Sweden. It serves as a liaison and communication office, which works to share knowledge and raise awareness about UNDP’s mandate, work and results. NRO works both as a liaison office between UNDP’s headquarter in New York and the Nordic member states, and as a communication office, which focuses on reaching the public through the media, public events, presentations, field trips and cooperation with Nordic stakeholders, including civil society, private sector, and schools and research institutions. Under the guidance and direct supervision of the Partnerships and Communication Specialist, the Communications Associate supports the formulation and implementation of communications strategies to increase awareness and knowledge of the work of the United Nations and global development, including the Sustainable Development Goals to the public and key audiences. The Communications Associate promotes a client-oriented approach in UNDP. The Communications Associate works in close collaboration with staff in the Nordic Representation Office, staff of other UN organizations, Government officials, media, youth, civil society and other partners. Duties and ResponsibilitiesSupports the formulation and implementation of communications strategies
Provision of inputs and information for strategies and communication programme design;
Coordination and adaptation of UNDP global campaigns and initiatives for a Swedish audience;
Coordination and implementation of joint UN information campaigns and initiatives;
Support the monitoring, evaluation, and analysis of communications efforts;
Support reporting to external partner on communications results.
Editor of digital platforms
Contributes to strategies and plans to enhance digital communications with the purpose of increasing knowledge and engagement in development issues, including the Sustainable Development Goals;
Updates, maintains and develops digital platforms, such as websites and interactive tools, including www.globalamålen.se;
Supports the development of campaigns and content for social media platforms;
Develops communications assets and materials for digital platforms;
Prepares campaign kits and content for partner platforms as needed;
Under guidance, project manage digital communications initiatives as needed.
Supports external engagement efforts
Under guidance, responsible for event management of knowledge-sharing events such as seminars, briefings and report launches, including liaising with external and internal stakeholders, logistics and event marketing;
Under guidance, responsible for the development of communications materials for marketing and awareness-raising, including briefing materials and media materials.
Ensures facilitation of knowledge building and management
Support in identification, documentation and drafting of best practices and lessons learned;
Organization of training for staff on effective digital communications as needed.
Level: Adapts deliverables to meet client needs
Ability to make new and useful ideas work
Level: Proactively seeks and recognizes contributions of others
Ability to persuade others to follow
Level: Appropriately involves team in different stages of work and decision-making
Ability to improve performance and satisfaction
Level: Expresses information and views with adaptive reasoning and appreciation for complexity and variation
Ability to listen, adapt, persuade and transform
Level: Takes responsibility for addressing critical situations and delivering core value
Ability to get things done while exercising good judgement
Level applies for all below listed competencies:
Implement & Manage: Exercises skills and knowledge independently, demonstrating ability to manage self and team responsibilities, in area of work Advocacy
Ability to design and implement strategic short/long term campaigns and carry out customized activations to highlight UNDP's position and support issue based advocacy
Building Strategic Partnerships
Ability to engage with other agencies, donors, and other development stakeholders and forge productive working relationships
Ability to focus on results for clients by providing information, being accessible, understanding need and giving them due priority.
Ability to represent and promote the UNDP brand in virtual communities / networks and promote citizen engagement in UNDP's work
Knowing your audience
Ability to use a range of techniques and intelligence to develop and implement customized initiatives to target varied audiences to meet UNDP's objectives.
Required Skills and Experience
Secondary Education with at least seven (6) years relevant experience, or Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Media Relations, Journalism or related with relevant experience of at least three (3) years;
Master’s degree in Communications, Media Relations, Journalism or related is an asset.
A minimum of 3 years relevant experience of working with communications;
Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Word, Excel, etc.). Experience in handling of web-based management systems;
3-6 years of relevant experience in providing communication packages to promote the activities of international development organization;
Experience in the usage of computers and office software packages (MS Word, Excel, etc.);
Experience in handling of, and developing content for, web-based management systems.
Fluency in English and Swedish is a requirement;
Other official language of the UN will be desirable.
Important applicant information
All posts in the GS categories are subject to local recruitment.
Candidates selected pursuant to this vacancy may be subject to UNDP’s policy on Probation upon assignment.
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Publicerad 2021-10-13Ansök nu