Communications manager

World Vision, Amman, Jordan

Skill Required:, Media and Communication
Preferred Experience: 
1 to 3 Years
Closing Date for Applications: 
19th January, 2020

Job Description


The purpose of the position is to manage and coordinate field communications for the FAST consortium; to provide support and resources to enable the consortium to appropriately engage with its various public engagement audiences in order to raise funds and the profile of the partner organizations.


  • Resource Production and Publication
  • Manage the Consortium branding and identity for all partners
  • Communicate with Communications focal points across the partnership for consistency in branding
  • Produce quarterly newsletter for FAST consortium, sitreps , fact sheets and project overviews.
  • Produce high quality materials for meetings (powerpoints,hanouts)
  • Reputational risk management for FAST consortium operations in conjunction with the FAST compliance function
  • Coordinate consortium partners’ communications staff at regional/hub level to source and produce success stories/needs stories and multimedia materials from the programs.
  • Sign-off and approve standard comms materials and share content for external use with appropriate senior leadership for signoff.
  • Identify key messages and learnings to be shared with consortium partners.
  • Draft reactive messaging around any urgent incidents that happen on the ground.
  • Produce visibility materials to be shared with all field staff.
  • Media monitoring for all FAST consortium programming.
  • Write and produce press releases and media packages to be used at external meetings.


  • Degree in Journalism or Communication, development communication, social sciences or other related fields – preferred
  • Excellent creative, organizational and critical thinking skills as well as the ability to work within and across teams and with all levels of staff and stakeholders; resourceful and innovative;
  • Experience leading processes and communicating complex ideas to management.
  • Proficiency in the use of technology and software (Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Professional, Google Products);
  • Basic photography skills and photo and video editing skills.
  • Fluent in spoken and written Arabic and English.
  • Willingness to participate in capacity building initiatives, and implement learnings on-the-job
  • Willingness to assume duties and responsibilities in all communications areas, as needed;
  • Pro-active and able to multi-task
  • Proven trach record of initiative and innovation.
  • At least 5 years' experience in communications
  • At least 1 year of experience in doing communications and media work, preferably with an NGO;
  • Proven ability to design effective communication products, lead formulation of communication messages and strategies;
  • Knowledge of technical aspects involved in the production of different public information and education materials;
  • Multimedia skills such as video production, photo management and graphic design
  • Experience or knowledge of copywriting and copyediting


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