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  • Communication Expert/Coordinator in the Neighbourhood south region

Communication Expert/Coordinator in the Neighbourhood south region

Med Dialogue for Rights and Equality II – Civil Society Facility South

Algeria, Egypt, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Palestine, Syria, Tunisia


Friday, 12 August 2022.

Interested candidates should send their CV 

January 2023.

42 months.

GDSI Limited has been shortlisted for the EU-funded project entitled “Med Dialogue for Rights and Equality II – Civil Society Facility South”. 

The overall objective is to foster and promote a functioning pluralistic and participatory democracy in the Southern Neighbourhood countries.

The specific objectives of this contract are as follows:

  1. To improve the skills of civil society leaders in policy making process, policy dialogue and advocacy;
  2. To support the EU and CSOs in the Southern Neighbourhood in their structured dialogue with the European Union -in close collaboration with the Framework Partners and the EU Delegations;
  3. To improve the DG NEAR HQ and EU Delegations’ capacities to work with civil society.

General responsibilities and tasks:

Key expert 3: Communication coordinator  will mainly be responsible for the communication activities in cooperation with KE1 and KE2:

  • Management of the existing Med Dialogue website and its e-library in cooperation with the FPAs (although the FPAs will have their separate website, the Med Dialogue website should promote also the structured dialogue; the current website is foreseen to be handed over and it is in open-source software);
  • Support to FPAs in the communication activities;
  • Conception and drafting of communication supports of the dialogue events;

Indicative input: 300 working days 

Required Profile:

Qualifications and skills

  • Academic profile: Bachelor-level university degree or equivalent (i.e. 4 years of relevant professional experience following secondary education), fields of communication, international relations or social sciences will be an asset
  • Fluency in English and Arabic is mandatory. Knowledge of French as a working language will be an asset.

General professional experience:

  • At least 3 years of working experience, out of which at least 2 years of professional experience in an international or regional context (in addition to the years of relevant professional experience required to compensate for the absence of a university degree).

Specific professional experience:

  • At least 2 years of working experience in designing and developing digital content, civic tech solutions and/or IT applications.
  • Previous experience in communications and similar events is mandatory.
  • Previous experience in the Neighbourhood south region is mandatory.

All experts must bе independent and free from conflicts of interest in the responsibilities they take on.