WHO Risk Communication Officer Jobs 2022 Ethiopia

WHO JobsWHO Risk Communication Officer Jobs 2022 Ethiopia: Currently the WHO is hiring employees for their upcoming projects Vacancy for the Risk Communication Officer position. Now for all Ethiopian’s NGO job seekers, it’s a great opportunity to work with WHO.

WHO Risk Communication Officer Jobs 2022 employment advertisement is published on 07 May 2022. Candidates can apply via online by 21 May 2022.

Organization Name World Health Organization (WHO)
Type of Organization NGO
Date Posted 07 May 2022
Closing Date 21 May 2022
Position Risk Communication Officer
Total Vacancy N/A
Apply Process Online
Country Ethiopia

WHO Risk Communication Officer Jobs 2022

The World Health Organization (WHO) seeks suitable applicants for the position below at the Jijiga, Ethiopia.

  • Employment Type: Full-Time.
  • Education: University Degree.
  • Experience: Minimum of 2 years
  • Language: Excellent knowledge of English. Working knowledge of the local language.
  • Duty Station: Jijiga
  • Contract Duration: 6 Months
  • Remuneration: As Per Rules.

Other Requirements / Information:

  • A first university degree in social sciences, behavioural sciences, development sciences, communications , public health, or related area from an accredited/recognized institute.
  • At least two (2) years of related experience, at the national level in risk communication, health promotion, and/or emergency management.
  • Demonstrated experience implementing of risk communications activities.


  • Implement the risk communication plans as part of the health response operations.
  • Support the develop relevant information, education and communication materials in languages and formats easily used by national stakeholders and the public which identify various risks.
  • Review technical material produced by the country office and provide input ensuring integration with risk communication principles and practice.
  • Track false rumours and misinformation; and address fears and concerns.
  • In collaboration with the Communication Officer, provide input in briefing journalists and broadcasters.
  • Draft and revise risk communication products such as public information; brochures, leaflets and posters; radio and TV scripts; guides for stakeholders for risk communication and ensure their translation into local language and their adaptation for the local context.
  • Report regularly in risk communication activities and issues to the IM, respective RO and HQ counterparts.
  • Contribute to resource mobilization and donor communication in the area of risk communication.

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://careers.who.int/careersection/ex/jobdetail.ftl?… to fill the application.
  • Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.
  • The closing date: 21 May 2022
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