Communications Expert – Pakistan - FATA Land Registration Support Activity

Job
from Tetra Tech
Closing date: 24 Oct 2019

Tetra Tech International Development Services (https://careers.tetratechintdev.com), headquartered in Arlington, VA, is seeking to hire a qualified Communications Expert for an anticipated $10-25 million USAID-funded activity to support a fully digital land record in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province in Pakistan.

The purpose of the activity is to support the Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to institute an efficient, transparent and accessible land record. The activity will be implemented in selected Newly Merged Districts in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.

A digital land record will help improve land management and local planning, mitigate land disputes, support enabling conditions to access credit and improve the ability of the Government to provide services to its citizens.

We are looking for candidates with expertise in:

•Experienced in drafting and disseminating communication products (USAID experience preferred) about complex topics to a broad audience;

• Developing and implementing a comprehensive communications strategy to promote project objectives, including strengthening women’s rights to property;

• Engaging diverse stakeholders from the public and private sectors to coordinate communication efforts;

• Drafting and disseminating communications materials about project activities and successes to project partners, stakeholders, and USAID.

Qualifications:

• More than five (5) years of relevant experience and skills related to area of specialization;

• Proven track record working effectively in multi- disciplinary teams on development projects and building counterpart capacity, preferably in the Newly Merged Districts;

• Fluency in English required, and Pashto language skills strongly preferred;

• University degree in relevant discipline, Master’s degree preferred;

• Ability to travel frequently to Peshawar and throughout the Newly Merged Districts.

• Excellent strategic writing, editing, and speaking skills.

How to apply:

To be considered applicants must submit a cover letter and CV in reverse chronological format as part of the on-line process. Applications that do not meet the minimum requirements listed above will not be considered. No phone calls will be accepted.

Apply on-line at: http://bit.ly/CommsExpPakistanFATA

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