Communication Officer – Assistance Coordination Unit

Job Purpose

· To act as a liaison between the Assistance Coordination Unit and other local, international organizations and Syrian context stakeholders to ensure that ACU scope of work and programs are well known.


  • To collaborate with management to develop and implement an effective communications strategy based on ACU’s target audience.
  • To lead ACU media events and activities to enhance the visibility of ACU among its audience.
  • To develop, maintain and update a database of NGOs, INGOs, media outlets and other relevant contacts; and keep track of media coverage of the platforms activities that are hosted by ACU.
  • To facilitate education, legal and services platforms meetings conjugated with all preparations required.
  • To participate with writing, proofreading and editing all types of ACU media contents (e.g. letters, speeches, position papers and briefings, website content, blogs, publications, campaign narratives, etc.), in a consistent style and tone with ACU visibility policy.
  • To track analytics and create reports detailing successes and failures of communications
  • To be responsible for related reports writing.

Qualification (Education/Work Experience/Languages)

A. Essential:**

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, business administration, journalism, or related field.
  • At least one year experience in communications or relationship management.

B. Desirable:

  • Experience in NGOs and familiar with the Syrian context.

C. Languages:

  • Arabic: Mother tongue
  • English: Advanced
  • Turkish: Beginner

Core & Technical Competencies

A. Core Competencies:

  • Communication
  • Teamwork
  • Planning and Organizing
  • Accountability
  • Creativity
  • Commitment to Continuous Learning

B. Supervisor/Managerial Competencies:

  • Leadership
  • Building Trust
  • Judgment/Decision-making.
  • Managing Performance

C. Technical Competencies:

  • Good in Microsoft office – intermediate level (Excel – Word – PowerPoint)
  • Good knowledge in project management
  • Good experience in soil analysis.

How to apply

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Please Note the applicants should have a valid residence permit in Turkey

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