The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), an impartial, neutral, and independent organization striving to protect and assist the victims of war and internal violence, has been working in Sudan since 1978. The ICRC is looking for an enthusiastic and motivated person to fill the position of Communication Officer 2 in Kassala.
The Communication Officer 2 is the focal point for communication, community engagement and international humanitarian law for Kassala sub-delegation, and in support to the different operational teams.
S/he helps positioning the ICRC by conducting presentations, developing proper communication tools, collects operational relevant information, gather content (AV, photos and stories), accompany the teams to do community engagement in support of the operations and supports international humanitarian law and human rights law trainings with different key audiences.
The officer develops a relevant communication network (journalists and influencers). In close coordination with COOP FO he/she will liaise with the Sudanese Red Crescent on topics related to communication. S/he contributes to setting and implementing communication and prevention priorities, objectives and strategies and supports the orientation, planning, monitoring and evaluation of Kassalaís public and operational communication activities as well as related to international humanitarian law (Prevention). S/he provides technical support to other team members in Kassala SD and contributes to the understanding of the context with relevant analysis and media environment scanning.