The application should only contain the following: – Cover letter including contact information, short motivation/presentation, references and a picture of the candidate, max.1 page – Curriculum Vitae max. 2 pages – Preferably a sample of previous work (articles/video/design, communication strategy)All pages should be submitted in one file and sent to COMPR@DANMISSION.DKApplications not adhering to the above guidelines, will not be taken into consideration for the position.
Design, development and implementation of the Communication, Visibility and Dissemination plan for larger project grants
Management of social media platforms
Development of an online toolkit on how to work with interfaith and intercultural dialogue
Coordinate on communication and visibility with local partners and plan and perform training of partners, staff and volunteers
Design and production of visibility items
In charge of taking photos, videos, producing visibility materials and contact to media in relation to public events.
Proactive in pitching ideas to the Danmission Department for Communication at the HQ with stories etc. relating to Danmissions engagement in MENA region
Write and edit articles, press releases etc. in English and in Arabic
Contribute to the overall reporting on communication activities related to Danmissions active programs
TASKS RELATED TO PUBLIC RELATIONS:
Assisting in the planning and coordination of visits etc. from Denmark
Establishing and maintaining external media relations, both locally and regionally
Cultivate contact to local stakeholders, partners and donors
Representing Danmission and promoting Danmission’s work and values
Experience with strategic planning and development of various communication and visibility products
Able to plan, design and produce creative social media content including short videos
Have a proven record of generating press coverage and has a strong network among journalists in MENA region and globally
Experience with photography and video editing
Have experience and are passionate about promoting interfaith dialogue, peacebuilding efforts, human rights or similar
Solid experience with coordination of study trips, setting up meetings, follow up on inquiries etc.
Fluency in English and in Arabic
Lebanese national or able to work in Lebanon
Ready to work for a Danish Christian faith-based organization and adhere to the values of Danmission
Visionary and have a passion for communication and an eye for the good story
Structured coordinator and thrive having many tasks at the same time
Social personality and a team player
Ability to seize and exploit unexpected opportunities to communicate and disseminate results
Good networker thriving when representing the organization
Ready and able to travel in the MENA region
Danmissions work in the MENA region focuses on: dialogue and interreligious understanding, peace and co-existence, inclusive citizenship, poverty reduction and church development. Danmission has been present in the MENA region for more than 100 years. Currently, Danmission is supporting projects in Syria, Lebanon, Iraq, Egypt and Jordan. Danmission is an independent Danish NGO connected to the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Denmark. Our overall mission is to create peace and understanding through dialogue and combating poverty for people in the Middle East, Africa and Asia.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Friday, 31 May 2019
CONTRACT TYPE: Full Time
PERIOD OF EMPLOYMENT: 2 years with possibility of extension
JOB LOCATION: Hamra
WORKING AREA: Lebanon with possible travel in the MENA region
SALARY RANGE: 1200 to 1500 (USD)
EDUCATION DEGREE: Bachelor Degree
EDUCATION DEGREE DETAILS: Degree in journalism, communication or similar. Have at least 2-3 years of working experience within a relevant field.