01 December, 2015

5958 Media & Communications Assistant - Casual Work

Development Services

Bellevue, Port Vila, Vanuatu
Job Hours:
One Morning|Afternoon a fortnight
Due Date

Job Description:

A coastal management and climate change adaption project is seeking a Communications Assistant to work four hours a fortnight (either one morning or one afternoon a fortnight) to support communications activities for the project.

Duties and responsibilities include:
  • Contacting field staff to request text/info for media releases 
  • Doing some editing of text to make good articles
  • Collecting photos from field staff and photographers for media releases
  • Maintaining the photo permissions records
  • Translating short written pieces from English into French and Bislama
  • Assisting with the logistics for events such as launches, workshops + stalls at open days 
  • Collecting quotes for printing
  • And other communications related tasks as needed. 
        • Previous experience in writing and preparing materials for the media, including for radio media
        • Excellent skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and photo management software
        • Able to accurately translate into French and Bislama
        • Experience in organising venue, catering, transport and other logistics for events / workshops desirable
        • Must be able to self-manage time and schedules
        • Reliable and honest.
        If you have used photo editing or video editing software before that would be a bonus! 


              Not Stated


              English, French, Bislama

              How To Apply:
              Email - Please email a cover letter, a CV, current contract details for 2 referees, and a two paragraph example of your writing (news story of your choice) to the email address provided below.
              Contact Person:



              (+678) 7727356
              Address: Not Stated



               Not Stated
              01-Dec 15 Direct from Employer

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