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Inter-American Development Bank
Communications Consultant
Category: General
Description: The Country Office (COF) in Jamaica in collaboration with the Knowledge, Innovation and Communications (KIC) Department is looking for a Communications Consultant who will provide strategic and technical advice to the Representation in managing communications and IDB priority audiences in a timely, efficient, and agile manner, in line with the IDB corporate identity.

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) is the premier multilateral development institution within Latin America and the Caribbean region. At the IDB, the region is divided into four Country departments responsible for the oversight of their operations. The aim of this consultancy is to support the strategic objectives of the Caribbean Country Department (CCB) through communications activities with internal and external stakeholders. The primary focus of the consultancy is the preparation and implementation of a communications strategy for CJA that enables the office (and the IDB in general) to communicate project results and other IDB activities in Jamaica more regularly and proactively to diverse audiences, in close collaboration with the Government of Jamaica (GOJ) and its project executing units. The consultant is expected to work in a non-silo, agile manner within the Caribbean Country Department (CCB). In addition, the consultancy will (i) support the Bankís work in diversity and inclusion, climate change, and other priority areas that are closely linked with the Bankís communication agenda and its image in the country; and (ii) provide direct technical support to the Country Representative on specific topics of relevance
Qualifications: Masterís degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience in communications, marketing, international development or related field, preferably with emphasis on media relations and journalism. Minimum of five years of relevant work experience, preferably in designing and implementing communication and media strategies in Jamaica or other English-speaking Caribbean countries. Excellent oral and written communication skills in English, fluency in Spanish is a plus. Citizen of Jamaica or a citizen of one of our 48-member countries with residency or legal permit to work in Jamaica. No family members (up to fourth degree of consanguinity and second degree of affinity, including spouse) working at the IDB Group

To apply, visit and access the job posting #2200000441. Closing deadline for receipt of applications is May 23, 2022, at 10:59:00 PM

The IDB offers a competitive benefits and compensation package and a diverse and inclusive work environment.

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Ad Post Date: 2022-05-19



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