• Communications Career at Cuso International

  • Posted on: 6 October, 2016 Deadline: 19 October, 2016
  • View Jobs in NGO / Non-Profit Associations View Jobs posted same day
  • Subscribe to free job alerts
  • Cuso International is currently implementing a five-year project titled, Youth Leadership, Entrepreneurship, Access and Development Project (YouLead). YouLead supports the creation of youth-led enterprises and employment for young women and men in the natural resource sector in Cross River State, Nigeria. Cuso International and implementing partners are developing a youth-driven approach to support sustainable economic activities in key sectors (forestry, agriculture, aquaculture and eco-tourism) identified by the CRS government and other stakeholders. The project is also strengthening capacity of government at State and LGA levels, youth-serving civil society organizations, training organizations, and financial institutions to develop and implement a gender-responsive NRM ‘green jobs/green economy’ policy framework as the basis of increasing employment, self-employment and secured livelihoods for young women and men in the natural resource sectors.

    Communications Manager, You Lead


    Cuso is recruiting a Communications Manager in its office of Calabar, Nigeria. The incumbent will need to implement communications and marketing strategy that will support the success of the project and provide timely and relevant information to project stakeholders with support and guidance from the Director of Communications based at the Cuso International HQ. In addition, the incumbent will supervise/build the capacity of the Communications Officer in carrying out work related functions.


    The Communications Manager reports to the Project Team Leader and will work in close collaboration with the Country Director with regards to external communications and advocacy messages. The Communications Manager will also work in close collaboration with various Component Managers to maintain strong understanding of Cuso International’s priorities and programs in Cross River State. The position is based in Calabar, Cross River State with occasional travels to 18 Local Government Areas in CRS.


    The ideal candidate has at least 5 years of experience in development communications, working under high complex environment to put out communication products to showcase project achievements, lesson learned, preparing quality briefs for senior officers, producing documents for fund raising. Ideally, the candidate has extensive experience working for an international NGO in a pressured environment. The candidate has a degree in Communications, International Development or a related area, solid experience in leading communication initiatives in developing countries like Nigeria or in other west Africa countries and has experience in knowledge management.

    Method of Application

    Your application must be forwarded to hr.westafrica@cusointernational.org , with the competition number:  Communications
    Manager 2016-37 clearly marked  as  the  subject title.

    To download full job description and application instruction, click here

    Have you ever needed salary data to make informed career decisions? Introducing Salaryscale.ng, a platform that crowdsources salary data in Nigeria and we will love your input. Join SalaryScale.
  • ❮ Back to All Jobs
  • Similar Jobs
  • Search for jobs by keyword
  • Graduate WASH Technical Assistant at the Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC)
  • Monitoring & Evaluation Advisor at Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO)
  • Logistics Coordinator at Alliance for International Medical Action (ALIMA)
  • Midwife at Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF)
  • Head of Mission at Secours Islamique France (SIF)
  • Job Openings at KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation
  • Technical Officer, Monitoring & Evaluation at FHI 360
  • Latest Jobs at Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) - Global Fund
  • Filter Jobs
  • State | Search by region instead




    Also include jobs without defined experience

    Job Title

  « 1 Recently Viewed Job
Send your application through

Yahoomail Gmail Hotmail