Senior Communications/ Reporting Assistant

Bachelor's Degree   Kabul, Afghanistan Full Time 1003
Date Posted:Nov 7, 2018
Closing Date:Nov 11, 2018
Work Type:Full Time
Number of Vacancies:1
Functional Area:Communication
Salary Range:As per NTA salary scale policy
Years of Experience:3 Years
Contract Duration:Open Ended
Extension Possibility:No
Contract Type:Long-term
Probation Period:3 months
Required Languages:96,90,66

About DAI:

Founded: 1970

DAI works on the frontlines of global development. Transforming ideas into action—action into impact. We are committed to shaping a more livable world. We tackle fundamental social and economic development problems caused by inefficient markets, ineffective governance, and instability. We work with a wide range of clients, including national and local governments, bilateral and multilateral donors, private corporations, and philanthropies. Since 1970, we have worked in more than 150 countries—delivering results across the spectrum of international development contexts, from stable societies and high-growth economies to challenging environments racked by political or military conflict.

Job Summary:

The Senior Communications/ Reporting Assistant will assist in the implementation of Musharikat’s communication strategy and the sharing of information across project teams and outside stakeholders. S/he will be under the direction of the Director of Communications.

Skills Required:

Not available

Provinces to travel:

Skills Description:

Qualification Requirements:

Experience working with USAID donor on women’s issues strongly encouraged

Strong writing skills in English and Dari and/or Pashto

Fluency in spoken English

Experience using Microsoft Office software and graphics packages to create print reports and graphics.

Three year working background in a similar job with one of the international/ USAID funded organizations.

Bachelor Degree in a relevant field.

Duties & Responsibilities:

Specific Objectives and Duties:

Supports the Director of Communications in compiling and drafting contractually required weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual reports for submission to USAID and for sharing with other internal and external audiences.

Assists in compiling and drafting success stories, newsletters, Facebook posts, and online articles for Director of Communications.

Monitors Musharikat project, coalition, and grantee communication campaigns and other efforts in collaboration with M&E staff.

Organizes and supports written copy, photos and video for project learning/information platforms.

Identifies innovative ways to distribute messages about the program’s achievements to reach wide audiences.

Support director with monitoring work of outside communication agencies, photographers, videographers, and printing firms.

Helps manage relationship with: TV, radio, print, and online media representatives.

Helps director prepare materials for strategic review sessions, donor coordination meetings, and reports.

Manages inventories of communications materials such as brochures, booklets, roll-ups, posters, etc. for use by/with external partners including GIROA partners, civil society organizations, and activists.

Uses DAI project management and other proprietary systems to support communication activities.

Tracks impact of all communications and recommends adjustments based on results

Other tasks as assigned

Job Location:

Afghanistan, Kabul


University Degree

Job Keywords:

Senior Communications/ Reporting Assistant
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