US Embassy of Nigeria – A diplomatic mission is a group of people from one state or an international inter-governmental organisation (such as the United Nations) present in another state to represent the sending state/organisation officially in the receiving state.
The U.S. Mission in Nigeria provides equal opportunity and fair and equitable treatment in employment to all people without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, political affiliation, marital status, or sexual orientation.
Applications are invited from interested and qualified candidates to apply for the role of Information Assistant at US Embassy of Nigeria.
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Incumbent Plans and implements U.S. Mission’s public affairs programming for broadcast media (radio/TV) including grants management. Creates and develops programming ideas and works with local stations to create programming opportunities for U.S. officials and delegations, answers questions for broadcast materials from local radio and TV stations. Monitors local and international electronic broadcasts and alerts of breaking news. Prepares daily news summary. Supervised and rated by the Information Officer.
Qualifications and Requirements:
EXPERIENCE: Minimum of four (4) years of progressively responsible experience in a media outlet, think tank, university, NGO, international organization, foreign embassy, government office or corporation with responsibility for public relations, public affairs, journalism, communications, marketing, managing public relations, outreach events, press conferences, and other media interactions as significant parts of the job is required.
JOB KNOWLEDGE: Working knowledge of Nigerian media and of the political, economic, and social structure of the country, particularly of central and northern Nigeria is required. Familiarity with public diplomacy objectives, techniques, and programs is required.
University degree in Mass Communications, Creative Arts (Graphic or Visual Arts), Information Technology, or Public Relations is required.
Note: NYSC Certificate or Exemption document is required.
Salary: NGN ₦9,688,215
Method of Application
Qualified and interested candidate should Apply by Clicking the Button below.
Deadline: February 16, 2023
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