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Opening for FIRS Communications Officer

The Communications Officer carries out all FIRS communications activity and works closely with the executive director, administrative assistant, webmaster, communications teams from each member organization, and communications persons from partnering organizations. Related responsibilities include promoting FIRS as an organization as well as its major policy initiatives (such as World Lung Day), coordinating communications, and its member organizations’ activities. The position is full time.

How to Apply 

Please send your CV and a cover letter in English, including your salary expectations to (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) and Helen Platt (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) with the subject FIRS Comms Officer in the subject line of your email.

This position will be open until a candidate has been selected for the post. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. 

 


Position Description 

Job Title: Communications Officer

A. Summary of Position:

The Communications Officer carries out all FIRS communications activity and works closely with the executive director, administrative assistant, communications teams from each organization, webmaster, and communications persons from partnering organizations. In addition to coordinating all communications, work includes promoting FIRS including the FIRS website and World Lung Day and its member organizations activities. The position is full time.

B. Principal Accountabilities 

World Lung Day (WLD)

Public Relations (PR)

Website

Social media

Marketing and events

Interact with other communications personnel

World Health Organization-United Nations (WHO-UN)

C. Measures of Accountability to be jointly determined with the Executive Director

D. Qualifications