Employment opportunities

Communication Officer--NOA (DC)

The International Labour Organisation (ILO) is looking for a Communication Officer. The ILO is implementing two multi-country projects funded by the European Union - “Employment and Social Affairs Platform 2” (ESAP 2) in cooperation with and Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) and Enhancing European Migration Narrative to Develop Further Union’s Long-term actions (E-MINDFUL) in cooperation with Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). The incumbent will be responsible for key message development, social media content creation, and media outreach, identify target audiences, and create strategies to effectively engage them in communication.The position is located in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina and it is part of the ILO Decent Work Team/Country Office for Central and Eastern Europe (DWT/CO-Budapest). DWT/CO-Budapest provides technical support and guidance related to the ILO agenda in 18 countries of Central and South Eastern Europe (for more see www.ilo.org/budapest). Application deadline is 8 April, 2021. All candidates must complete an on-line application form. To apply and for further details of the job, please visit the ILO Jobs website.

Media and communication expert (excol)

The Project "Inclusive Labour Markets for Job Creation in Ukraine" is being implemented by the International Labour Organization (ILO). The project aims to assist the Government of Ukraine in its efforts to improve the Labour market governance through the strengthening of employment services and other labour market institutions, to better align the skills development with the demand for skills and improve tripartite social dialogue.  The project foresees strong media and communication activities.  Responsibilities will include:

Organization of media/public relations events, including project activities launch events, press conferences, press tours at the Project activities locations, high level visits, interviews and media appearances of the key stakeholders;
Producing and publishing press releases, op-eds and feature stories, beneficiary interviews and stories;
Pitching story ideas to media outlets;
Arranging photo/video projects with professional photographers/video-makers to document results and produce illustrations;
Production of fact sheets, info-graphic and other print products;
Facebook posts and tweets linked to other communications products; 
Writing articles about project activities and publishing them in at least one daily newspaper with national coverage.

The position will be based in Kyiv, Ukraine. The duration of the contract will be 60 days.
All applications should be submitted by 16 April 2021 to the e-mail: danukr@ilo.org
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