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Programme Officer – Access to Information, ICTs & Social Media: Local NGO
Deadline: 19 October 2012
A local organisation working on Access to Information, Information, Communication Technology and Social Media seek a Programme Officer as outlined below.
Reporting To: Director
Purpose of Job
To coordinate the organisation’s Access to Information and Social Media Programme.
-Promoting Access to Information through Information, Communication Technologies (ICTs) and Social Media
-Creating visibility of the organisation’s programmes through ICTs, social media and other relevant platforms
-Promoting the use of ICTs, Social media & other alternative sources of information
-Conducting research that promotes Access to Information through diverse information platforms
Key Performance Areas
-Competent & efficient report writing on the organisation’s Access to Information, ICTs & Social Media programme
-Coming up with fundraising initiatives for the development and sustenance of the organisation’s Access to Information, ICTs & Social Media programme
-Effectively representing the organisation at appropriate seminars, workshops and other relevant for a
-Producing research papers and such other research outputs as may be necessary
-Developing networks and synergies that promote the organisation’s Access to Information, ICTs & Social Media programme
-Maintenance and updating of organisation’s website in line with contemporary trends & requirements
-Providing project leadership among the organisation’s Access to Information, ICTs and Social Media programme team
-Attending to the technical and administrative needs of clients and stakeholders
-Developing publicity materials for clients and stakeholders.
-A first degree in Journalism, Media & Communication Studies & ICT. A post graduate qualification is an added advantage
-2+ years experience in Access to Information, ICT & Social Media programming. Newsroom experience is very much of an added advantage
-2+ years of experience creating comprehensive social media strategy to define programs that use ICTs & social media marketing techniques for promoting access to information, visibility and advocacy purposes
-Demonstrated expertise & innovativeness in the use of ICTs and Social Media
-Ability to work under pressure & preparedness to work outside ‘normal’ working hours
-Ability to work under minimal supervision
-Understand how content creation works for the different social channels and sites
-Ability to work with cross-functional teams
-Understanding of different aspects of project management and well acquainted with development methodologies.
Please, submit an application letter & detailed CV to mediajob.ict [at] gmail [dot] com
Other details will be made available to short listed candidates
ICT Technician: Zim-ACP (USAID’s Zimbabwe Agricultural Competitiveness Program)
Deadline: 25 October 2012
In support of its programming activities policy, Zim-ACP is recruiting for the position of ICT Technician.
-Higher Diploma from recognized institutions in computer hardware and software
-PC & Server support experience, especially with Windows Server 2003 & Windows XP Client operating systems
-Network troubleshooting and maintenance
-Experience of Lotus Notes is a plus
Procurement Process: Interested and qualified candidates should submit a cover letter and a current CV to the following electronic address: ZIMACPSolicitations [at] dai [dot] com
The GPN-008 notice number must be referenced in the email’s subject line. Any questions related to GPN-008 must be submitted via email. A detailed Scope Of Work (SOW) will be sent to pre-vetted candidates only.