Position: Communication Assistant
Work location: Korca
Deadline of applications: 2 March 2021
Type: Fixed Term, Full Time
Purpose of position
The focus of the position is to support with the production of key communications resources for clients, donor and public engagement; position the City of Children project with local media, and support internal communications processes which support and advance the strategic goal of City of Children project. The communications assistant will facilitate and deliver content, using platforms and channels to reach diverse audiences.
Community Engagement Communications
Ensure quality production of visual and written content for defined clients, donor segments and audiences reflecting project objectives and evidence of impact. Written and Visual Content Development per partnership requirements
Deliver communications support to World Vision Albania & Kosovo Office marketing initiatives.
Support the communication with producing information material regarding City of Children project. Support improving the dialogue between the clients, partners, sponsors and the community.
Contribute to quality and project aligned updates posted regularly; find innovative methods to attract more visitors to online channels.
Ensure information on activities is provided bilingual, Albanian and English language.
Provide communications support during the organization of public events initiated by Area Program, projects and programmes.
Provide support in drafting press/media communications and providing research as directed by the Communications Department.
Collect stories for the City of Children, World Vision internal and/or external communication
Communications on Public Relations
Support in increasing of social community engagement in World Vision project, endorsing World Vision, and active in child wellbeing issues based discussion on World Vision Albania & Kosovo-managed digital platforms.
Ensure the external communication resources for the project are used correctly with World Vision communications standards.
Provide support reflected in applicable zonal and national advocacy campaigns undertaken from World Vision Albania & Kosovo.
Knowledge/Qualifications for the Role
Required Professional Experience
At least 1 year of experience in journalism/ communications/media
Solid verbal and written communication skills.
Story writing, photography and videography skills.
Fluency in computer programs (Word, Excel, Power Point)
Solid knowledge in media relations
Knowledge of development work, understanding of Child wellbeing concept
Degree in linguistics, journalism, or communications
Preferred Knowledge and Qualifications
Should deal with information flow that needs fast processing
Should work in multi-task environment.
Video editing skills
Self-motivated, innovative, and able to work under pressure
Note: While we appreciate all applications received, only those selected for the next phase of recruitment process will be contacted.