Dubai, UAE : Communications Manager - UN Volunteers
Job Vacancy : Communications Manager - UN Volunteers
Location : Dubai, UAE
Closing Date : 22nd July 2021
Description of task
Within the delegated authority and under relevant supervision, the UN Volunteer will :
1. Lead the implementation of the Communications Strategy for the UN Presence at Expo 2020
Develop communications materials related to the UN’s presence over the course of Expo 2020.
Manage inputs for social media dissemination of events and initiatives held by the UN at Expo 2020.
Work with the United Nations Country Team and the RCO to maximize communications and public relations opportunities for the UN at Expo 2020.
Using video and still photography, document UN engagements at Expo 2020.
Work with the RCO in leading the development of a UN in the UAE exhibit and film depicting the historical relationship of the UN and the UAE.
Lead the production of a final report for public dissemination on all activities and initiatives held by the UN at Expo 2020.
2. Provide communications support to the commemoration of United Nations Day ( Honour Day ) to be held on 24 October 2021
Support the Project Manager with the communications aspects of the commemoration of UN Day.
Provide communications on-ground support to the UN Secretariat’s Department of Global Communications in New York on the UN Day activities managed by their office, including a projection in Al-Wasl Dome.
3. Act as Project Manager UN Presence at Expo 2020 Ad Interim
Support the Project Manager and Operations Manager in the implementation of their duties, including acting as on site Project Manager or Operations Manager ad interim if / when required.
4. The UNV will also perform any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor.
Perform any other related tasks as may be required or assigned by the supervisor. Further, playing a
significant leadership role, in support to more senior staff who might have other functions besides the domains of focus of the UNV.