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Job Opportunity! Communications Officer


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Impact Santé Afrique: Non-Governmental Organization

Title: Communications Officer

Section: High Impact programs

Employment: full time

Location: Cameroon

Job Description

Impact Santé Afrique (ISA): Is an African nongovernmental organization based in Cameroon. ISA specializes in advocacy and strategic communications with the main objective of contributing to the malaria fight and improvement of people’s health. 

ISA has co-established and coordinates the newly launched global platform of malaria civil society organizations (CS4ME) which aims to increase malaria advocacy and programs are communities centered, gender sensitive, sufficiently funded and inclusive of civil society. 

ISA seeks an experienced Communications Officer to support its programs and help achieve its malaria programs objectives in Cameroon, DRC and for CS4ME (Africa/South East Africa).

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • The Communications Officer will be responsible for the overall development and implementation of ISA communication plans and activities. 
  • He/she will work closely with the Advocacy and Communications Manager.

Programs implementation

  • Assist in the development and implementation of ISA's communication strategy.
  • Develop communications materials suited for each project and each target (press releases, flyers
  • content, statements, video messages …)
  • Identify the needs for communication tools and materials (updates and new tools) for ISA and CSO partners; and develop these tools ; Supervise and edit the production of local communication supports and tools (flyer, brochure, poster, radio spot, article, photo, video).
  • Contribute to the implementation and monitoring of communication actions, collaborating with Advocacy and Communications Manager.
  • Manage media requests and proactively contact the media to support advocacy objectives.
  • Develop, implement and manage ISA social medias communications.
  • Manage ISA's communications in Cameroon and internationally
  • Maintain close contact and organize events with key medias (press conference, press briefings);
  • Monitor the local and international media and identify relevant articles, trends, news or reports of importance to ISA.
  • Produce strategic reports on the local media landscape (key media, listeners and readers, use of social networks, etc.)
  • Manage and regularly update the websites.
  • Edit and review technical documents and reports produced by the teams: power point presentations, flyers..).
  • Produce activity reports and draft meetings minutes.
  • Performs any other duties as assigned by the Communications and Advocacy Manager or the Executive Director.


  • Degree in Journalism/Communication/Humanitarian Affairs/Political Science or other related fields.
  • At least four years of experience in communications.
  • Social network management and Community management experience and skills.
  • Ability to create and produce creatives materials.
  • Excellent writing skills in French and English.
  • Very good knowledge of computer tools and social networks.
  • Good interpersonal relations and interest in teamwork.
  • Strong organizational capacity, work ethics methodology.
  • Pro-activity, reactivity and creativity.
  • Some knowledge of public health or community’s engagement is recommended.

To Apply:

Applications including a cover letter, CV or resume, and 3 professional references are due by February 12th, 2021 at 11:59 pm GMT +1

Please submit your application to: | title: Communications officer

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