Posted on :
26 Aug, 2020
26 Aug, 2020
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Job Title: Communication Manager
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The USAID-funded Power Africa West Africa Energy Program (WAEP or the Program), works to expand the supply of and access to affordable and reliable grid-connected electricity services in West Africa through a range of technical assistance, capacity building, and transactional support to advance Power Africa’s objective in the West Africa region. WAEP will implement targeted interventions to achieve the following four Outcomes:
1. Increase the supply of power in West Africa
2. Enable expanded end-user connection to the grid
3. Improve the technical and institutional capacity and performance of select national utilities, and other relevant national power sector entities
4. Accelerate the establishment of a high functioning regional power market
Direct Report: Deputy Chief of Party
The Communications Manager will be responsible for leading the programmes communications activities. As directed by the Chief of Party or their designee, the Communications Manager shall perform, oversee, and support the performance of the following specific tasks:
o Lead the review and edit of all major deliverables in various publication forms for readability, spelling, grammar, accuracy, punctuation, consistency and logic
o Interface with USAID/Ghana, USAID/West Africa, and other USAID regional mission communication staffs to ensure all communications and published materials meet USAID and USG standards
o Work with beneficiaries and donor organizations to expand audience of Program deliverables
o Create marketing and event materials for USAID WAEP events, trainings, and public appearances
o Develop and oversee the communications calendar to ensure timely execution of the program
o Assist in increasing WAEP social media presence by creating and sending content to USAID and Power Africa for publication on their social media sites
o Develop and update event calendar, and support in the execution of events across the region
o Develop and consolidate strong media ties to confirm widespread outreach to public and business partners across the region
o Promote the Power Africa / USAID brand as an exceptional care provider in media and print;
o Develop content for print, virtual, and broadcast media
o Produce and manage materials for social networking websites on behalf of WAEP
o Support all creative inputs on company’s communications and publications
o Host the WAEP LinkedIn page and update content regularly
o Assist with taking meeting minutes, and transcribing meeting notes and handwritten notes from hard copy into electronic format
o Lead the review, editing, and branding of all major contractual and technical deliverables in various publication forms for readability, spelling, grammar, accuracy, punctuation, consistency, and logic
o Support implementation of the Communications Strategy
Experience and Educational Requirement
Leadership / Behavioural Capabilities
Living our Purpose – Acts as a role model, embracing and living our purpose and values, and recognizing others for the impact they make
Influence – Influences clients, teams, and individuals positively, leading by example and establishing confident relationships with increasingly senior people
Performance drive – Delivers exceptional client service; maximizes results and drives high performance from people while fostering collaboration across businesses and borders
Strategic direction – Understands key objectives for clients and Deloitte, aligns people to objectives and sets priorities and direction
Talent development – Develops high-performing people and teams through challenging and meaningful opportunities
Competitive Edge – Applies deep knowledge of disruptive trends and competitor activity to drive continuous improvement
Inspirational Leadership – Establishes a strong leadership brand and inspires followership through passion, integrity, and appreciation of others
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