WWF Nepal, the global conservation organization leading international efforts for a living planet, seeks applications from qualified Nepali candidates for the following full-time position. If you think you are an achiever and willing to work within a diverse team in a multicultural environment with commitment and passion for what you believe in, you are highly encouraged to apply.
HEAD OF COMMUNICATIONS
Major Responsibilities: The Head of Communications is responsible for creating a positive image of WWF Nepal through strategic media profiling, public engagement and relationship building in line with integrated strategic plan of WWF Nepal. Under the direct supervision of the Country Representative, the Head of Communications will be responsible for planning, implementing, monitoring, and managing communications and marketing strategies to promote WWF's efforts. S/he ensures that WWF's communication and marketing tools / contents are targeted towards the requirements of its existing and potential donors on areas of common interest and manages transformative initiatives that will go much beyond the immediate benefits of WWF. S/he will ensure communications outreach through a newsroom set-up that collates and disseminates program impacts, interventions, and issues on a regular basis through newsletters, publications, and electronic media. S/he will also backstop field offices for local level communications and outreach.
Qualifications: A Bachelor's degree in Journalism, Mass Communications, or a related field with at least five years of outstanding experience in journalism/ communications is required. The ideal candidate must have high level of attention to detail as well as a high level of enthusiasm for his/her work and the organization. Good skills in Microsoft office programs and digital communications tools along with strong interpersonal and organizational skills is desired. S/he should be effectively able to prioritize and work under time constraints, using initiative and judgement.