Head of Communications

WWF Nepal

WWF is the world’s leading independent conservation organization originated from Switzerland in 1961 and currently running in more than 100 countries across 6 continents. The program started from conservation of wildlife to broader concept of building future where humans can live in harmony with nature. WWF has created 1,480 ecoregions that categorize the world into its natural ecosystems. Nepal with…

Job Information

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    Duty Station Nepal
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    Type of Appointment Full time
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    No. of Openings 1 opening
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    Salary Negotiable / Monthly
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    Job Level : Mid-Level
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    Job Experience : 5+ years
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    Job Category NGO | INGO | Charity
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    Job Qualification : Bachelor
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    Posted Date : May 05, 2022

Job Description

Major Responsibilities:

The Head of Communications is responsible for creating a positive image of WWF Nepal through strategic media profiling, public engagement and relationship building in line with integrated strategic plan of WWF Nepal. Under the direct supervision of the Country Representative, the Head of Communications will be responsible for planning, implementing, monitoring, and managing communications and marketing strategies to promote WWF’s efforts. S/he ensures that WWF’s communication and marketing tools / contents are targeted towards the requirements of its existing and potential donors on areas of common interest and manages trasformative initiatives that will go much beyond the immediate benefits of WWF.  S/he will ensure communications outreach through a newsroom set-up that collates and disseminates program impacts, interventions, and issues on a regular basis through newsletters, publications, and electronic media. S/he will also backstop field offices for local level communications and outreach.

Required Qualification & Experience

A Bachelor’s degree in Journalism, Mass Communications, or a related field with at least five years of outstanding experience in journalism/ communications is required. The ideal candidate must have high level of attention to detail as well as a high level of enthusiasm for his/her work and the organization. Good skills in microsoft office programs and digital communications tools along with strong interpersonal and organizational skills is desired. S/he should be effectively able to prioritize and work under time constraints, using initiative and judgement.

How to Apply

Interested applicants are requested to download the application form from the website and submit it with an application letter to the email address listed below by 17:00 hours on 17th May 2022. Please mention the position you are applying for as the subject. Emails without an application letter and completed application form will not be entertained. Only shortlisted candidates will be informed. Detailed TOR for the above-mentioned position can be downloaded from our website.

Email: hr@wwfnepal.org

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