United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Representation Office in Jakarta
Associate External Relations/PI Officer (NOB)
Vacancy Number & Duty Station: 10/INSJA/002 – Jakarta
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Under the supervision of the UNHCR Representative, the Associate External Relations/PI Officer is responsible in following up on external relations issues: Organizing briefings, conferences and meetings with Donors. Government counterparts and related partners: Collecting and drafting information, and dissemination of updates on the refugee situation and UNHCR programmes in Indonesia. Developing a working relationship with the media and news agencies, Update and improve content of the local website: Providing analysis and background information for decision making on matters relevant for the implementation of the Office’s mandate in Indonesia; Managing and distributing of UNHCR written publications and materials to various institutions and individuals to respond to public interest on refugee issues: Conducting activities (advertisements, exhibitions, training, seminars, etc,) to create greater public awareness of UNHCR objectives and activities: Performing other related duties that may be required.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Complete University Degree in Journalism. Communications, Political Social Science or International Relations, with minimum of 4 years previous job experience in same functional area. Experience of working in a multi-cultural environment is an added asset.
LANGUAGE: Proficiency in Bahasa Indonesia and English (written and oral) essential knowledge of other languages is an asset.
DESIRABLE SKILLS: Excellent writing and communication skills; journalism background or equivalent good knowledge UNHCR’s operations.
OTHERS: computer and internet literacy with proficiency in using other office equipment (tax, telephone, typewriter, photocopy. etc.)
Interested applicants are requested to submit CV, motivation letter and
P.11 form (available at www.unhcr.org/recruit/pl1new.doc) to UNHCR at-
Menara Ravindo It.14, Jl. Kebon Sirih Kav.75, Jakarta 10340
Not later than 4 June 2010
Please indicate the post title & vacancy number in the envelope. Open to Indonesian Nationals Only. Applications from both men and women are encouraged.
Only short-listed candidates will be notified.