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UNHCR recruits early career Associate Communication Officer (P-2)

UNHCR – United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees is hiring a qualified Associate Communication/PI Officer located in Lima, Peru.

He/She will assist in developing and implementation of the communications strategies, campaigns, events and other initiatives in support of UNHCR’s strategic objectives.

Additionally the successful candidate will provide necessary output in researching, preparing, fact-checking, editing, and producing of the professional media and communications materials for various audiences and ensuring through the Representative their timely dissemination via UNHCR’s communications channels.

Also the successful candidate will assist in organizing press events, handling interviews requests, and on behalf of the Representative or other senior staff providing responses to requests from media relating to UNHCR and its work in consultation with the supervisor.

She/He will have an undergraduate degree (equivalent of a BA/BS) in Journalism, International Relations, Communications, Political Science or similar relevant field. 3 years of previous work experience relevant to the function are required to apply for this position.

To apply for this position fluency is required in English and working knowledge of another UN language. The deadline for this vacancy is 11. June 2018.

To apply visit the official website

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