16. shtator. 2021. | 10:15

Public communication officer job offer

NGO AKTIV is pleased to announce the position of a Public Communication Officer  within the program “Amplifying local voices for equitable development" - ALVED implemented in consortium of several partners from UK, Europe and the region. NGO AKTIV is encouraging an eligible candidates to use this opportunity and apply for the positions of Public Communication Officer.


















General requirements for both positions are:

  • At least 3 years of experience at similar tasks in civic sector in Kosovo and/or in Serbia
  • Knowledge of Serbian language (native speakers or full operational proficiency) is essential due to the nature of the intervention (direct communication with grass root Kosovo Serb communities)
  • Extensive insightfulness in main socio-political tendencies and features of Kosovo with focus on Kosovo Serb community.

Main responsibilities

  • Participate in development and implementation of communication strategies for the SPPSK Program in close cooperation with project partners, members of consortium
  • Build upon existing and develop new contacts with media outlets in Kosovo and Serbia to assure functional information dissemination channels
  • Participate in development and conduct of audience-reach surveys in cooperation with partners
  • Assume other position-related tasks under ALVED Program
  • Undertake strategic actions/efforts aimed at increased reports of media on AKTIV activities and initiatives
  • Maintain NGO AKTIV main web and social media channels (AKTIV main website, main channels of leading social media platform) in the manner that portrays the diversity and specifics of AKTIV work
  • Tutor the AKTIV project personnel in efficient social-media and web communication
  • Writing and producing presentations and press releases
  • Dealing with enquiries from the public, the press, and related organizations
  • Organizing and attending promotional events such as press conferences, open days, exhibitions, tours and visits

We are looking for candidates:

  • of relevant academic background (journalisms, public relations etc)
  • with experience in non-profit marketing
  • possess excellent, interpersonal, presentation, IT and communication skills in English and Serbian both orally and in writing
  • are well acquainted with dynamics of Kosovo ethnic relations, dominating political challenges, as well as specific challenges faced by Serbian and other non-majority communities in Kosovo
  • perform well under pressure and against short deadlines

Successful candidate will be offered motivating compensation package (higher salary grades) apposite to derogated responsibilities.

Interested candidates are invited to send their CVs and motivational letters to: applications@ngoaktiv.org

Deadline for application is 30 September by CoB. Successful candidates need to be ready for an interview shortly after the expiration of the deadline.