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Long-term Positions

These positions require a minimum commitment of the number of months specified in each description. Support is provided for accommodation and living expenses. We are currently hiring for the following positions:  


Communication and Reporting Officer

Summary: The Communication & Reporting Officer is responsible for ensuring that information and data from the field is documented and reported in a timely manner for donors and internal purposes, as well as external audience. She/he is also responsible for developing communication material for Lighthouse Relief's for external audience. She/he follow ups daily social media updates, the blog, contact with press, our internal newsletter and creating and updating documents, policies and guidelines. The Communication & Reporting Officer will be based in Chalkida Greece and will report directly to the Grants and Communication Manager.

Key responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with programme managers to produce high quality programme reports for donors and Lighthouse Relief Headquarters
  • Under the guidance of Grants and Communications Manager, provide dedicated support to the development of concept notes and proposals
  • Use data and reports from the field to enhance communications materials.
  • If needed, support Grants and Communication Manager with drafting concept notes, project narratives and other project related documents
  • Manage any interns and volunteers assigned to support the department
  • Handling communications administration
  • Managing the social media channels
  • Working with press and media relations on the field and in the office
  • Managing internal media enquiries
  • Work on other specific assignments in text, photo and video for our webpage, social media, internal and external documentation
  • Participate in the design and development of future project proposals
  • Organizing and categorizing Lighthouse Reliefs documentation
  • Assist the Grants and Communications Manager with other communication, media and fundraising tasks
  • Support the team in Grant proposal development and Fundraising activities
  • Produce stories and other external communication material for various outlets, such as our website, newsletter, social media etc.
  • Generate media coverage
  • Provide high quality editing and formatting for all Lighthouse Relief documents and templates

Required:

  • Fluency in English
  • Experience in working within a communications environment delivering on agreed objectives and following deadlines
  • Experience working with data to create multi-faceted products such as reports and infographics
  • Ability to produce informative and engaging written material
  • Ability to work effectively under tight deadlines.
  • Experience working with photos, video and text
  • Ability to work on own initiative and to be proactive
  • Experience working with an international organization, company, or UN agency
  • Experience working with Photoshop and some knowledge in Indesign
  • Good project management skills
  • Positive personality, and ability to deal with many personality types
  • Knowledge in humanitarian work and policies
  • Right to work in the EU

Desired:

  • Degree in a relevant field
  • Previous experience working with advertising or fundraising
  • Previous experience in digital fundraising
  • Previous experience with journalistic work
  • Previous experience with grant writing
  • Interest in and knowledge of displaced populations

To apply, please send CV and cover letter to gcm@lighthouserelief.org no later than September 15, 2018. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview.