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Regional Manager - Mass Media (NEX-SC)

Job Category:
Career Level:
Job Type:
Full Time
Agency / Project:
Mass Awareness on Water Conservation and Development project
Posted On:
08 August, 2007
Last Date to apply:
28 August, 2007
Experience in years
2 to 4

Significant experience (5 years) in programme/ project development, management and monitoring, especially, dealing with issues on environment and water resources. A good understanding of issues involved in poverty and how best these could be tackled within the context of Pakistan is essential. Prior experience with capacity / institutions building programmes / projects will be highly desirable. Familiarity with UNDP rules with respect to national execution modality will be an added advantage. Should be fluent in English with excellent reporting writing skills.


Government of Pakistan with support from UNDP is implementing the Mass Awareness for Water Conservation and Development (MAWCD) project. The RM (MM) will serve as one of the core staff member of PPMU to provide technical support and assistance to the Regional Project Manager (RPM) in all aspects of the project particularly in areas of expertise i.e. from programming to management, coordination, monitoring and evaluation.

The incumbent will work under the supervision of the RPM and in collaboration with the staff of PPMU carry out the following specific tasks:
Compile and analyse the methodologies used for information dissemination and propagation on water resources of the province by electronic and print media in areas of conservation and development.
Following an agreed media policy to be pursued for the project, ensure that all concerned in electronic and print media are contacted and provided the right information for dissemination.
Maintain appropriate liaison with the electronic and print media circles in each geographic location and ensure that issues, thrust and achievements of the project are adequately highlighted before the public.
Maintain records of all newspaper clippings and videos/pictorials on the project.
Prepare press releases on activities being undertaken by the project.
Prepare materials / documentaries for politicians, ministers, bureaucrats, academia, and donors to effectively project the essence of mass awareness programme.
Write quarterly reports or any other reports for the section.
Prepare materials for advocacy
Preparation of TORs for national and international consultants, as well as evaluation of prospective candidates.
Preparation of TORs for sub-contracts and evaluation of tender documents. Coordinate and supervise the technical activities of national and international consultants to secure the outputs planned under the project.

Must Degree Degree Level Country Description
YesMastersMasters DegreeThe incumbent should hold a Master’s degree in mass communication/journalism/media or any closely related field.