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Online Communications Specialist
|Location :||Bangkok, THAILAND|
|Application Deadline :||20-Sep-13 (Midnight New York, USA)|
|Type of Contract :||FTA International|
|Post Level :||P-3|
|Languages Required :||English|
|Starting Date :|
(date when the selected candidate is expected to start)
|Duration of Initial Contract :||1 year|
|Expected Duration of Assignment :||1 year|
The Asia-Pacific Regional Centre (APRC) of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is an out-posted unit within the UNDP Regional Bureau for Asia and the Pacific (RBAP).
Under the overall guidance and direct supervision of the Head of the APRC Management Support Unit and in close cooperation with the Regional Communications Advisor, Online Communication Specialist will contribute to the implementation of UNDP’s corporate strategy for the web. Acknowledging the critical role of internet-based communications, the UNDP is implementing a comprehensive digital strategy that includes the implementation of a global content management system and enhanced engagement through social media.
The Online Communications Specialist will be tasked with mapping, creating, editing and producing material for the regional Asia-Pacific web site using the global system. Additionally, the Specialist will create a culture in the RBAP/APRC of engagement through the online channels, specifically web sites, blogs, Twitter and Facebook.
The Online Communications Specialist works in close collaboration with the APRC Knowledge, Innovation and Capacity Team, the Regional Communications Advisor, UNDP Regional Centers, Country Offices and UNDP HQ staff.
Duties and Responsibilities
Editing and producing the website and other online content
The Online Communications Specialist will be responsible for ensuring the editorial content and quality of the UNDP Asia-Pacific site and that they meet the corporate requirements, particularly around transparency.
Communicating regional Asia-Pacific project results
Share knowledge and provide training
Editing services and support to drafting documents
Developing tools and mechanisms
Required Skills and Experience
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UNDP is committed to achieving workforce diversity in terms of gender, nationality and culture. Individuals from minority groups, indigenous groups and persons with disabilities are equally encouraged to apply. All applications will be treated with the strictest confidence.
UNDP does not tolerate sexual exploitation and abuse, any kind of harassment, including sexual harassment, and discrimination. All selected candidates will, therefore, undergo rigorous reference and background checks.