TECHNICAL OFFICER – ADVOCACY,COMMUNICATION,SOCIAL-MOBILIZATION (ACSM)
Duty station: Jakarta
KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation (KNCV) is a leading non-governmental organization working in Global Tuberculosis (TB) Control. KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation has been active in TB control for over one hundred years both in the national and international context. As a non-profit organization KNCV is active in over 40 countries in Europe, Africa, Latin America and Asia. KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation is dependent on subsidies from Government and other sources, as well as private contributions through fundraising. The central office is located in The Hague, The Netherlands.
TB CARE I
The Tuberculosis Coalition for Technical Assistance (TBCTA) carries out the USAID funded TB CARE I project. The objective is to "Decrease morbidity and mortality by increasing case detection and treatment success of pulmonary TB patients in USAID priority countries". KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation is the Prime Partner of TB CARE I.
Technical Officer (ACSM) will be required to provide technical assistance to National TB Program (NTP) to ensure the implementation of ACSM activities are in line with national strategy and achieve the target. To do so, the job holder will be expected to work with his/her supervisor and NTP focal person in monitoring implementation of ACSM activities as well as to assist NTP in ensuring good coordination among related CSOs, NGOs and other stakeholders involved in TB program.
•University degree in one of disciplines relevant to the areas of Health Promotion/Education, Social mobilization, and/or Advocacy and Communication
•Professional experience in above mentioned areas for at least 3 years
•Preferably experience working in international development organizations, research and facilitation activities, writing and reporting
•Experience in organizing mass media campaigns
•Analytical skills and ability to identify appropriate solution for problems in the above said areas
•Experience in collaborating with government institutions
•Strong in teamwork, communicating effectively to variety of audiences
•Writing skills, preferably proven experience in writing articles in English
•Computer skills required. Proficiency in standard office applications
Interested applicants are requested to submit their CV and application to firstname.lastname@example.org by November 6, 2013 at the latest.
Only shortlisted candidates will be notified
KNCV is an equal employment opportunity organization