Communications and Media Specialist

Name of Company/Organization: 
Development Alternatives Inc (DAI)
Location for Performance: 
Deadline to Apply: 
Sun, 06/22/2014
Description of Job: 
The Communications and Media Specialist will be responsible for the overall design, development, and management of the project’s public affairs and public awareness communications programs. S/he will work with media professionals to increase media outreach.
Requirements: Three (3) to five (5) years of experience in marketing communications, information management, public affairs, public awareness and/or media. Communication skills developed in a marketing or advertising firm, or in media. Experience working on USAID-funded projects is preferred. Knowledge of good governance and human and institutional capacity development programs is preferred. Demonstrated report writing skills in English is required. Experience working in Africa is desirable. A degree in English, communications, journalism, international development, or related area is required. Fluent English is required.
Description of Company/Organization: 
DAI, a global development consulting firm based in the United States, seeks applications from mid to-senior-level experts for an anticipated five-year, donor-funded rule of law and anti-corruption project in Liberia. The program will support the development of the legal profession through human and institutional capacity development, including training and resource access, providing capacity building, and material support to four of Liberia’s legal education, information, and professional institutions. The project will also build the capacity of the Liberian Anti-Corruption Commission (LACC) and Ministry of Justice prosecutors to improve their capacity to effectively combat and prosecute cases of corruption and communicate effectively with the public. DAI is seeking candidates for the following positions
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