UICC Full Members can now benefit from UICC’s platforms to advertise their job openings. Send us a description of the position and we’ll promote it in this new section, our social networks and Member Newsletter. Maximise this new opportunity and increase your profile among the global cancer community.
Please contact the Membership and Partnership team at firstname.lastname@example.org to submit a job description.
Job Title: Communications Officer
Reports to: NCD Alliance Communications Director
Dedication: Part-time (60%)
Duration: 12-months, subject to renewal
• Are you a creative communicator with a track record of effectively translating complex information from diverse sources into polished and compelling written and visual con- tent?
• Do you have a passion for global health and development, improving the lives of people everywhere, and holding governments accountable for their commitments?
• Would you like to be part of a young, dynamic and impactful global NGO seeking to ensure people everywhere can enjoy a life free from preventable suffering and death from noncommunicable diseases like cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, lung disease and mental health conditions?
The NCD Alliance (NCDA) unites over 2,000 civil society organisations from 170 countries dedicated to improving noncommunicable disease (NCD) prevention and control worldwide. The NCDA convenes the NCD civil society community, provides thought leadership on global policy, sets priorities for the global NCD response, and mobilises civil society action at national, regional and global levels. The NCD Alliance is hiring a Communications Officer. This is an exciting opportunity to support the implementation of the NCDA’s communications strategy. The Communications Officer will be a self-starter with a keen interest and passion for high quality compelling communication, digital and media engagement, website editing, and an interest in
global health and development.
To enhance the impact and effectiveness of NCDA’s external communications through the NCDA website: ncdalliance.org, NCDA social media platforms, publications and e- mail marketing activities.
Main duties and responsibilities
Campaigns & Events
Skills and Competencies
Start Date: April 2019
Application deadline: 11 February 2019
To apply please send a covering letter (no more than 2 pages), Curriculum Vitae, up to 4 examples of relevant written and audio/visual work from your portfolio, and contact details of 2 references to email@example.com with Communications Officer in the email subject.