Communications Analyst - Volunteer in Nigeria

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Organization NamePosition TypesDurationGreat ForRegion and Location(s)Ad Online SinceApplication Deadline
Cuso International
  • Community Outreach
  • Marketing / Communications / PR
  • Professional Services
On-going (More than 1 year)
  • Youth (over 18)
  • Families (adults with children)
  • Seniors
  • Ontario - Hamilton Area - Toronto
  • Ontario - Metro Toronto Area
  • Alberta - Calgary Area
  • Ontario - Ottawa Area
  • British Columbia - Vancouver & Lower Mainland
  • Quebec - Montreal

City  Nigeria

Start Date Mar - May 2019  (flexible)

Length of Placement 12 Months

Language Requirements English

Open to Canadian Citizens and Permanent Residents only


The Volunteer’s Role

This is an exciting role for anyone looking to use their communication skills to help the  United Nations Population Fund. As the Communication Advisor, you will support the development, management of information, and communication models that have been already established and will work to increase awareness of the United Nations Population Fund and the Volunteers for International Cooperation and Empowerment (VOICE) program in Nigeria.

Placement start dates can be flexible

As a volunteer, you will:

-Support the development of information and communication materials

-Contribute to capacity building for partners on communication management

-Provide regular updates on the  website and social media platforms

Essential Academic Qualifications:

- Degree in a  relevant area (Marketing, Communication) or equivalent qualification in a  related area

Essential Professional Background:

- Knowledge of information and communications management

- Experience in developing project profiles

- Experience in developing training materials


Support Package

- Modest monthly living allowance (varies depending country)

- Accommodation while in placement

- Return airfare and visa/work permit costs

- Cost of required vaccinations, antimalarial medication and health insurance

- Pre-departure training and in-country orientation

- Travel and accommodation for reintegration debriefing weekend

- Modest support for accompanying partners and dependents going on placement with you for 12 months or longer

- Access to Employee Assistance Program while in placement and upon return

- Cuso International assessment day (Candidates must cover the first $200 of the most cost-effective travel expenses and all accommodation costs).

- Travel and accommodation for the five-day pre-departure training course and for in-country orientation

- Bonus: Additional return flight home or cash in lieu after 12 months of service for volunteers who extend for another 6 months


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