To help implement PWYP’s strategy, Vision 20/20, the International Secretariat seeks a Communications Associate to enhance its communications strategy (2014) which focuses on three integral components:
A key component is PWYP’s public profile (via the PWYP International website and other social media) plus the bi-monthly Newsletter in various languages to feature the work of the national coalitions around the world.
The ideal candidate for the Communications Associate position would have academic and professional exposure to journalism, media, communications, political science or similar and demonstrated experience in new media and content management systems. Applicants must be enthusiastic and well-organised with excellent communications skills and an ability to write with flair and accuracy.
It needs to be noted that PWYP is in the process of spinning-off from Open Society Foundations, a transition process which will be completed by August 2015. For more information on the transition please see http://publishwhatyoupay.org/about/pwyp-governance/pwyp-transition.
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Start date: ASAP
Duration: 12 months fixed term contract with the possibility of extension. Following UK legal requirements the contract will be transferred to PWYP once the spin-off from OSF is completed.
Working hours: full time position, 40 hours per week
Compensation: Salary commensurate with qualifications and experience. Excellent benefits package.
To Apply: Please email a cover letter and CV by 31st March 2015 to firstname.lastname@example.org. Include in subject line your name, surname and reference PWYP.
Please note that only candidates who have the right to work in the UK can be considered for this position.
No phone calls, please. The Open Society Foundations is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
The PWYP Tanzania coalition is currently being revamped, a process that is due to be completed by the summer of 2015.
The coalition seeks an Interim Steering Committee as well as an Interim National Coordinator. For more information, please download the TORs here (Interim Steering Committee) and here (Interim National Coordinator). If you have any questions please get in touch with Carol Kiangura (email@example.com).
Please note that only Tanzanian nationals are eligble to apply for the role of Interim National Coordinator.