Communications Liaison Officer

 About us

Scope Global is a vibrant, purpose-driven business working throughout Australia, Asia and the Pacific. Our global team is united by our purpose: to enable people to positively change their world. We are committed to supporting positive social and economic change that makes lasting impact.

At Scope Global, you’ll join a diverse and inclusive team of specialists working across international development, education, and inclusion programs. Working in a collaborative, flexible and connected environment, you’ll be supported to develop your expertise and reach your career goals.

About the opportunity

PERINTIS is a community/economic empowerment pilot demonstration activity in support of the Palembang City Sewerage Project (PSCP). It offers a gender-sensitive, inclusive, and sustainable model to help increase the quality and quantity of household connections through a range of strategies including improving the economic and employment opportunities for disadvantage women, unemployed youth, and people living with a disability through demand driven training. The Communications Liaison Officer will provide leadership and support to the Team Leader, Deputy Team Leader and PERINTIS team members in the development of promotion strategies for the PERINTIS program.

  • Position reports to: PERINTIS Team Leader and Deputy Team leader
  • Location: Palembang, South Sumatera, Indonesia
  • Contract type: Long Term Position (6 months, plus possible extension)

About you

  • A first degree or higher in relevant fields of either public relations, journalism, development studies, or communication studies
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience working in the public relations and or event management fields for the private sector, government, CBOs/CSOs and or education institutions
  • Demonstrated experience in working with a wide range of groups including CSO/CBOs, and education institutions
  • A strong track record of working with local media outlets and promotion firms in Palembang
  • Demonstrated experience in developing media strategies, including social media, and campaigns for specific issues such as promotion of women and employment and inclusiveness, such as People with a Disability
  • Awareness of DFAT and KIAT Communications Strategy

How to apply

Visit to learn more about the role and submit your online application. Please note that only applications submitted via our online application portal will be considered. Please submit your CV and a cover letter, outlining how your skills and experience align to the essential requirements listed in the Job and Person Specification (English) / Job and Person Specification (Indonesian)

Applications will close 4 October 2021.

Please note that applicants may be progressed prior to the closing date. We encourage you to apply as soon as you can.

Scope Global is an equal opportunity employer and we pride ourselves on our diverse and inclusive workforce. We are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect for all employees, and we encourage people from different backgrounds to apply (including Indigenous people, people from different cultural backgrounds and people with disabilities).

Scope Global is a child safe organisation and will ask all applicants to undergo our child safe recruitment procedures.

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