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Communication Officer Institute of Informatics and Development (IID) Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh

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BDT 30,000 - 42,000

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Mon May 10, 2021
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Sat Apr 24, 2021

Job Summary

Job Nature: Full-time (after the satisfactory completion of 3 months` probation period)
Job Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh, The job may also involve occasional travel outside of Dhaka, if required.

Job Description


Job Responsibilities:
- Planning, implementing, managing and monitoring IID's branding, promotion and social media strategy.
- Create, curate, and manage content for IID's website and social media platforms to raise awareness and increase the visibility of IID activities.
- Take lead in promotion and dissemination of communication materials to relevant stakeholders.
- Support and maintain internal and external communications with project stakeholders, implementing organization, service providers and assist to execute the communications strategy.
- Draft press releases and statements, maintaining media lists (online and print).
- Collaborate with IID's research and creative teams on special events, including developing event communications, event promotion, audio-visual documentation.
- Build and manage a communication function that is structured, focused on productive and quality work regarding communication, documentation and advocacy.

Employment Status:

Educational Requirements:
- Minimum Graduation from any reputed university.
- Degree in Communication, Media Studies, or related field will be a plus.

Additional Requirements:
- The applicant should have experience in online promotion, including web, email newsletter, social media, etc.
- Sound understanding of developing and executing different audio-visual productions.
- Good interpersonal skills and strong communication skills in both Bengali and English.
- Effective Communications skills, including reporting, photography, publications, media relations
- Good sense of design aesthetics, branding and social media trends and visual storytelling.
- Functional understanding of web hosting (WordPress), photography and audio-visual production.
- Graphic designing skills using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop will be a plus.
- Good analytical skills and excellent communication and representative skills (written, oral)
- Ability to think outside of the box in designing and developing promotional campaign.
- Ability to work with minimum supervision, pay attention to details, meet deadlines, maintain accuracy and confidentiality in performing responsibilities.
- Cultural sensitivity and ability to work in a team setting.

Based on experience, we offer a salary range of BDT 30,000 - 42,000.

Compensation & Other Benefits:
As per organization policy

Apply Procedure:
If you believe you are the right candidate for the position, please submit the followings as a part of your application to [email protected] with the subject line `Communication Officer, IID` on or before Monday 10 May 2021:

IID strongly believes making empathy viral and ensuring access to the right information are the two most important responses to COVID-19 pandemic. You can find more about IID`s work in this area in this link: Please write a one-page social media campaign plan that will focus on the importance of making empathy viral and the access to right information amid the pandemic.

A complete CV (maximum 4 pages) with recent photograph.
A Portfolio or examples of relevant prior works. [Optional]

IID is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate between sex, religion, age, ethnicity or disability.


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