Build internal and external uptake of GEAS research by building and carrying out a communications strategy.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Refine and implement a communications plan and vision, including identifying opportunities, designing campaigns, and training other GEAS staff. Develop new communications materials for professional and non-professional audiences including: press releases, factsheets, infographics, videos, and website content. Building GEAS online presence through the GEAS website, social media, and email. Facilitate internal communications. Expand media reach by engaging with relevant audiences including: policy makers, donors, NGO and youth serving organizations.
Minimum Qualifications (Required)
Bachelor's degree in related field.
Four (4) years related experience
MA/MPH in Communications, Public Health. International work experience preferred, adolescent health and development knowledge preferred, interest in gender and health; participation on research teams.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Excellent verbal and written skills.
Social media communications (e.g. Twitter, Instagram, Facebook),translation of research for non- professional consumption (written, verbal), press release and op-ed writing.
Ability to walk up flight of 18 stairs.
Classified Title: Communications Associate Working Title: Communications Associate Role/Level/Range: ATP/03/PD Starting Salary Range: $59,280 - $81,435; Commensurate with experience Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Monday - Friday / 37.5 hrs per week Exempt Status: Exempt Location: 05-MD:School of Public Health Department name: 10001216-PFRH Global Early Adolescent Study Personnel area: School of Public Health
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