Communications Specialist - Content Development & Media Relations

Jan 12, 2017 06:59 am

Plan International Bangladesh Company Name: Plan International Bangladesh

Job Title: Communications Specialist - Content Development & Media Relations

Job Type: Full Time

Job Category: NGO/Development

Deadline: 21 Jan,2017

Educational Qualification:

For this role Masters in Social Science or English but preferably in Mass Communication/ Journalism/Public Relations from a recognized University with strong command in English is highly desirable.



At least 6 year(s)


  • At least 6 years working experience in communications field preferably in development organizations.
  • Minimum 5 years' of demonstrated excellence in writing international Standard English with a strong computer literacy, sound understanding on the development context of Bangladesh and right based approach are desired competencies.
  • Ability to work in a very organized manner with high-level skills in planning, interpersonal communication, presentation and coordination is required to carry out the job.
  • Technical competency in internal communication, media engagement, social media, and public campaign are some of the basic competencies Plan is looking for.
  • Experience in visibility and brand management, proven ability to identify branding risk and suggestion for appropriate solutions and experience in working with youth and private sector will be an added advantage.


Other Opportunities:
Job Location


Salary Range
    Competitive salary and benefits package will be offered to the qualified and deserving candidate


Instruction :
Interested candidates meeting the above requirements should apply online by 21 January 2017 at: Plan International Bangladesh: Career. Please click on Job Descriptions for details of the job. Only short listed candidates will be called for interview. Any form of persuasion in the selection process will automatically disqualify the candidacy.
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We are an equal opportunities employer.

Application Deadline : Jan 21, 2017



Job Detail:

Job Context

Core position and based in Dhaka

Job Description / Responsibility

Communication Specialist-Content Development and Media Relations will be responsible for establishing an authoritative and credible voice on key issues of Plan International Bangladesh such as child rights, education, gender equality etc. through quality publications and media engagement and by increasing influencing capacity of Plan International Bangladesh within country as well as across the Global Plan.
Providing technical assistance to communication department to run communications activities and campaigns at country and field level so that a uniform/coherent Plan International's image is portrayed and consistent messages are delivered to stakeholders and target population/communities will be one of the major responsibilities of the position holder.
S/he will also follow/oversee the communication aspects of Plan International's disaster response and recovery efforts through internal and external communications.