This position is located in FAO Representation to Lesotho, based in Maseru. The main aim of the FAO country offices, which are headed by an FAO Representative, is to assist governments to develop policies, programmes and projects to achieve food security and to reduce hunger and malnutrition, to help develop the agricultural , fisheries and forestry sectors and to use their environmental and natural resources in a sustainable manner.
The Communications Specialist will work under the overall supervision of the FAO Representative in Lesotho and direct supervision of the Assistant FAOR (programme).
Communications Specialist shall develop and deliver the FAO Lesotho communication strategy, ensuring coherence with FAO’s corporate communication policy and operational guidelines as developed by the Office of Corporate Communications. The Communications Specialist will work with team members to review and update the Communications positioning plan; consult with SFS and RAF Communication Team and provide feedback on communication initiatives for the country office.
Tasks and responsibilities
Candidates Will Be Assessed Against The Following