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Senior Strategic Communication Advisor at FHI360

FHI 360 is a non-profit Human Development Organization dedicated to improving lives in lasting ways by advancing integrated, locally driven solutions. Our staff includes experts in Health, Education, Nutrition, Environment, Economic Development, Civil Society, Gender, Youth, Research and Technology- creating a unique mix of capabilities to address today’s interrelated development challenges. FHI 360 serves more than 60 countries, all 50 U.S. states and all U.S. territories. We are currently seeking qualified candidates for the positions of,

Position: Senior Strategic Communication Advisor

Contract Type: 1 year fixed term

No. Required: 1

Location: Abuja

The Senior Strategic Communication Advisor, will organize and deliver strategic, targeted, timely and professional communications to selected national and international audiences, including promotional materials for FHI 360’s marketing and business development. The post is responsible for ensuring that the range, depth and diversity of FHI 360 Nigeria’s work, capacities and achievements, including scientific and technical papers and research, related to the broad range of FHI 360 project portfolio, are communicated in a timely and appropriate manner. Optimal media will be deployed for target audiences, including newsletters, FHI Nigeria social media platform, Vision 360 broadcast medium, targeted meetings and conferences. The post-holder will develop strategic and professional relations with the Nigerian broadcast and print media, professional bodies and technical service providers in communications to commission products as necessary and ensure appropriate coverage of FHI 360 activities in the Nigerian media. The post is responsible for coordination with FHI 360 HQ on developing and keeping current the content of the Nigerian pages of the corporate website and oversee that of FHI/Nigeria. The post will work in coordination with the Senior Communications officer and staff members of FHI 360 Nigeria communications unit to ensure the regular and high quality flow of information on FHI 360 programs to the CO from the various projects, state offices and corporate stakeholders.

Minimum Recruitment Standards:

  • Master’s Degree in the Liberal Arts, Social or other Sciences. 10 years post-qualification experience or eight years post-qualification communications-relevant experience may be seen as substitute for Masters in exceptional cases of demonstrated aptitude for stated duties.
  • Track record in communication/creative writing with capacity for strategic-thinking, and at least five years supervisory-level work in development programming or communication.
  • Assesses priorities and multi-tasks in a high-intensity situation. Good organizational and time-management skills, especially in meeting deadlines with attention to detail and quality.
  • Good interpersonal skills and effective team member in a complex and fast-paced environment;
  • Excellent computer skills, especially in word and capacity to generate (or supervise) high caliber graphic and web design. Exemplary verbal/written English language and drafting skills, broad reading base.
  • Ability to travel in Nigeria minimum of 25%.

Application Procedure

Vacancy closes July 3rd, 2017. For detailed information, please visit our international employment webpage at www.fhi360.org. FHI 360 has a competitive compensation package. Interested candidates may go to FHI 360’s Career Centre at www.fhi360.org/careers to register online, and to submit CV/resume. FHI 360 is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


FHI 360 does not charge candidates a fee for a test or interview


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