Jobbannons

6 maj 2019

Afrikagrupperna: Regional Communications Officer

Sista ansökningsdag: 2 juni, 2019

For more than 45 years, Afrikagrupperna has worked in solidarity with organisations in southern Africa. Afrikagrupperna is a membership based organisation engaged in activism, lobbyism and fundraising.
As a Regional Communications Officer at Afrikagrupperna, you will provide updated and relevant information about Afrikagrupperna’s regional work to the Stockholm office and to the Swedish public.

Job Description 

As a Regional Communications Officer at Afrikagrupperna, you will provide updated and relevant information about Afrikagrupperna’s regional work to the Stockholm office and to the Swedish public. You have current contextual knowledge, you will keep close contact with local partner organisations and the Regional Communications Officer in Johannesburg, and create content for Afrikagrupperna’s external communication and fundraising. To perform your tasks efficiently, you need good knowledge and understanding of the context in which Afrikagrupperna operates, both in southern Africa and in Sweden, as well as experience from working with similar tasks. You will work in a tight partnership with the Regional Communications Officer based in South Africa.

Afrikagrupperna’s approach is the circle of solidarity and we are keen to include our partner organisations in our external communication. In this work, Swedish and English are necessary. Knowledge in Portuguese is desirable.

As part of a global organisation, you are humble and responsive to different cultural settings. You prioritise the needs of the group, and you always aim for an open and inclusive work environment. As Regional Communications Officer you are part of the Stockholm Office and part of the fundraising and communications team in Stockholm. You report to the Communications Manager.

Practical information

Extent: Full time (35 hours/week). Permanent position.
Placement: Stockholm. Regular travels to southern Africa required.
Start: August.
Salary: The salary is based on Afrikagrupperna’s salary policy with a solidarity approach. This means that the salary follows set levels and is not negotiable.