DRC Advocacy and Communications Coordinator Jobs 2022 Ethiopia

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DRC Advocacy and Communications Coordinator Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on 22 April 2022. Candidates can apply via online by 05 May 2022.DRC Supply Chain Officer Jobs 2022 Kenya

Organization Name Danish Refugee Council (DRC)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted 22 April 2022
Closing Date 05 May 2022
Position Advocacy and Communications Coordinator
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process Online
Country Ethiopia

DRC Advocacy and Communications Coordinator Jobs 2022

The Danish Refugee Council (DRC) seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.

  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Education: University degree.
  • Experience: At least five years
  • Language: Excellent verbal and written English and Amharic
  • Duty Station: Addis Ababa
  • Contract Duration: 12 Months
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • University degree in communications, law, or a related field
  • Master’s degree in a relevant field an advantage
  • At least five years of humanitarian experience, including experience working in advocacy and communication on humanitarian issues, refugee rights, human rights, and/or development issues
  • Strong understanding of the political system and context in Ethiopia, including familiarity with key stakeholders from government, UN, NGOs, Civil Society
  • Demonstrated experience using cutting edge communication tools and technologies to engage and influence stakeholders
  • Experience in social media strategy planning, content creation, and community management
  • Proven experience crafting messages in various formats (articles, press releases, websites, photos, success stories, blog entries, tweets, etc.) targeting a variety of audiences
  • Exceptional, proven writing and editing skills (English) and the ability to summarise and repackage technical information in clear, compelling language
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with an ability to engage with diverse audiences
  • Strong literacy in Microsoft packages with knowledge of Adobe products is a distinct advantage


  • Lead on the development and implementation of the DRC Ethiopia advocacy strategy
  • Develop and update talking points, top-line messages, and advocacy asks for the DRC Ethiopia program
  • Coordinate policy responses and development within DRC and partner agencies regarding national policy frameworks and practices, UN coordination, funding, and security concerns that have an impact on displaced populations and their access to humanitarian assistance and protection services
  • Suggest key advocacy opportunities and targets at national and regional levels and develop an advocacy engagement plan
  • Draft and support the creation of advocacy products as outlined in the advocacy strategy for use at the country, regional and international levels
  • Support the Head of Programmes and Technical Coordinators to articulate priority advocacy objectives and develop programme-specific advocacy strategies, as well as developing messaging on key issues within clusters, working groups, and area specific forums
  • Develop and sustain relationships with key stakeholders in Ethiopia to contribute to DRC’s advocacy initiatives.
  • Support ongoing risk analysis and stakeholder mapping to inform implementation of an effective advocacy strategy
  • Ensure that all advocacy messages, documents and strategies are evidence-based, drawn from field experience and assessments, of high quality and effective
  • In collaboration with MEAL unit, develop indicators and framework for measuring effectiveness and impact of advocacy messaging.
  • Work with the regional office to support and coordinate on regional advocacy efforts.

How to Apply?

  • Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.
  • Interested candidates can fill the online application form by visiting official website. Candidates have to visit at https://drc.ngo/about/carees/vacancies/job/23….. to fill the application.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • The closing date: 05 May 2022
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