|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Salary:||BBC Media Action Salary scale|
|No. Of Jobs:||1|
|Organization:||BBC MEDIA ACTION|
|Years of Experience:||At least 5 years’ experience of managing projects|
|Contract Duration:||6 months fixed term contract|
BBC Media Action
BBC Media Action is the independent international charity of the BBC which uses media and effective communication to change people's lives for the better.
BBC Media Action delivers a portfolio of SBCC [Social and Behaviour Change Communication] oriented humanitarian and development projects in Afghanistan.
BBC Media Action Afghanistan is delivering projects on empowering local media, journalists and aid workers learn how to undertake effective communications to reach and engage with local communities.
To co-ordinate and support the day to day operations of the BBC Media Action Explosive Ordnance Risk Education EORE in Afghanistan. He/She will be monitoring progress towards project deliverables and working with the Senior Project Manager and other colleagues across the office to identify and resolve issues connected to project’s deliverables on time, on budget and to high quality. The position is based in Kabul and may involve travel within Afghanistan.
The Project Manager will also own the overall project workplan and ensure activities are on track and as per agreed budget as well as regularly compile internal and donor reports. The post holder will work closely with the Senior Project Manager and colleagues based in BBC Media Action London headquarters and country offices, to ensure necessary resources needed to deliver the project are lined up and financial and donor compliance procedures are adhered to.
The Project Manager will represent Media Action in-country to key stakeholders and will ensure effective relationships and partnerships with a wide range of partners including the humanitarian clusters, broadcasters, NGOs, INGOs, CSOs, the government, and others, in relation to BBC Media Action EORE activities in Afghanistan.
Main Duties & responsibilities:
Skills, knowledge and experience requirements:
d) Proven experience of working on media, development, or EORE projects is highly desirable
e) Awareness of the BBC's editorial values
7. Resilience: Can maintain personal effectiveness by managing own emotions in the face of pressure, set backs or when dealing with provocative situations. Can demonstrate an approach to work that is characterised by commitment, motivation and energy.
8. Decision Making: Able to take the initiative, originate action and be responsible for the consequences of the decision made.
Interested qualified female or male Afghan national candidates should submit a 300-word statement describing why the are the right candidate together with their CV to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply for this role.
Please remember to mention the position title at the subject line of your emails.