Social Communication Specialist (SCS)

Vacancy Number:EPD-PRO-144
Title: Social Communication Specialist (SCS)
Duration:one Year
Exp.: 2021-05-10-(5 Days From now)
Jobs no:1
Salary:As per organization Salary scale


Organization: EQUALITY for Peace and Democracy(EPD) | About EQUALITY for Peace and Democracy(EPD)
City: Kabul
Country: AF


Education:A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in communications journalism public relations s
Work Experience:Minimum of 5 of relevant experience Years

A minimum of a  Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in communications journalism public relations social sciences international relations or related field

5 years of relevant experience;

Fluency in English Pashto and Dari both oral and written is required; 

Communication skills.

Excellent community skills including community-based planning monitoring and evaluation

High level of integrity and high standards of personal conduct.

Strong computer skills especially with MS Word and Excel PowerPoint and other related packages

Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with all related stakeholders.

Ability to work as part of a team across different cultures.

Duties & Responsibilities

Summary of the Job: The Social Communication Specialist will be responsible for designing the outreach materials coordinate meetings with the stakeholders and beneficiaries prepare gathering agendas and coordinate the 29 Social Organizers’ schedules.

Key Responsibilities:

Ensures planning and design of internal and external strategies procedure for communications and outreach geared towards supporting project partnership-building and resource mobilization

Manages the writing development design outreach materials such as leaflets /brochures A3 papers Radio and billboard massages and other required outreach materials.

Promotes optimum visibility of project’s activities through effective media relations placement and distribution of information material and creative partnerships with targeted community

Collaborates closely with External Relations colleagues and facilitates knowledge building and knowledge sharing

Disseminate awareness materials through a variety of media including print broadcast social gatherings.

Ensure all communication materials are aligned with the project development objective and donors’ communication’s policy and strategy. 

Provide enough and sufficient technical support to the project team in order to have better result from the project implementation.

Support the social organizers in ensuring effective and efficient management and delivery of the project outreach activities through out of targeted provinces

Participate in all internal and external coordination meetings representing the project.

Improve/establish communication and coordination mechanisms and procedures amongst the various stakeholders.

Taking part in monthly coordination meetings with different stakeholders and donor based on the requirements of the project activities.

Work with the donors’ communication team to conceptualize and implement communication strategies and campaigns.

Establish and maintain positive working relationships with all inside and outside stockholders

Support project team in organizing and managing seminars workshops press conferences and field visits as required.

Produce short videos audios take pictures and save them into secure files.

Systematize lessons learned and disseminate project success stories through different platforms such as social media and monthly reports and newsletters.

Respond to media inquiries and support the public outreach program of the project.

Conduct interviews with beneficiaries and write success stories to be used in published materials.

Support field teams with the development of visual publication materials for beneficiaries and train field staff on the use of cameras for quality pictures.

Collect and compile the case studies from the social and other project teams and share the drafted material donor agency.

Support the Grievance Redress Mechanism (GRM) team to systematically collect record analyses and refer the grievance to the concerned MUDL team.

Any other task as assigned by the line manager.

Submission Guideline

The potential candidate is requested to send their Cover letter and CV with the subject line of Social Communication Specialist (SCS) and (Kabul) EPD-PRO-144 to the following email address [email protected]

Please mention Vacancy No. Position and Province Name in the Subject line otherwise the application will not be considered

Example: Social Communication Specialist (Kabul) EPD-PRO-144

Note 1: This position is contingent on donor funding.


Email: [email protected]