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Program Officer – Center for Communication Action Bangladesh

Job Context
The Program Officer will play a key role as part of a dynamic team in the scale-up and implementation of media, communication and information-focused projects across the country.

C-CAB is implementing a 5-year-project to raise awareness about a better work environment in the industrial sector with support from the European Union.

Job Responsibilities
• Provide both technical and management support and oversight to the projects in a fluid operational environment

• Produce media content including press releases, captions for videos, and scripts, as needed

• Supervise the implementation of project activities including street theater and ensure high quality and high impact programmatic delivery

• Serve as programmatic focal point on advocacy efforts with focus on a bottom-up advocacy structure, working with program staff and manager to identify advocacy activities, priorities, and opportunities

• Support program managers in all parts of the project cycle

• Prepare and deliver concise, targeted written reports and presentations for diverse groups, including peers, internal boards and external audiences

• Represent C-CAB in internal and external meetings

• Provide other programmatic, logistical and administrative support as required

Relevant University degree in journalism, communications, marketing or another relevant subject.

• Minimum of four years’ experience in communications, advocacy and/or mass media, or journalism. Minimum three years’ experience working in the international humanitarian or development sector or a national news outlet.
• Strong knowledge of the news cycle and the Bangladeshi media sector
• Experience in managing communications issues in complex and delicate situations
• Experience in building media contacts, good presentation skills
• Proficiency in the usage of computers and office software packages

Employment Status
Full time

BDT45,000 – 55,000 per month based on qualifications.

Reports to: Head of Programs

Apply with CV and two references at by 12 August 2022