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Job Opening: Communication and Advocacy Officer

Organization: HOPE FOR A BETTER FUTURE (H4BF)

Type: Full-time

Opening Date: December 13, 2023

Location: Bamenda, North West Region

Dateline: December 27, 2023

About the role:

We are seeking a passionate and skilled Advocacy Officer to join our growing team. The Advocacy Officer will play a key role in developing and implementing our advocacy strategy, building relationships with policymakers and other stakeholders, and campaigning for positive change in Cameroon.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement H4BF’s advocacy strategy, aligned with our mission, vision, and goals.
  • Identify and research key policy issues affecting women and girls, health, food security, and other areas of H4BF’s work.
  • Develop and deliver compelling advocacy materials, such as briefings, reports, and presentations.
  • Build and maintain relationships with policymakers, government officials, and other stakeholders.
  • Represent H4BF at meetings, conferences, and other advocacy events.
  • Manage and coordinate campaigns to raise awareness and build public support for H4BF’s advocacy agenda.
  • Monitor and analyze the impact of H4BF’s advocacy efforts.
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest trends and best practices in advocacy.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Communication, Journalism, public policy, social work, law, or a related field.
  • At least 2-3 years of experience in communication, Journalism, advocacy, policy analysis, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in developing and implementing successful Communication and advocacy campaigns.
  • Strong understanding of the political and policy landscape in Cameroon.
  • Excellent, writing, editing, research and communication skills.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with diverse stakeholders.
  • Experience working with international NGOs and donors is a plus.
  • Fluency in English and French is required.
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Benefits:

  • Competitive salary and benefits package.
  • Opportunity to work on a diverse range of projects.
  • Make a real difference in the lives of Youths, women and girls in Cameroon.
  • Work in a supportive and collaborative environment.

To Apply:

Please submit your resume and cover letter to application@h4bf-foundation.org  by December 27, 2023. In your cover letter, please explain why you are interested in this position and how your skills and experience would be an asset to H4BF Cameroon.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our organization. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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