Job Opportunity “Communications Assistant” at Dawlaty

Employer: Dawlaty

Deadline for applications: Monday, September 25, 2017


  • Part time position

Location: Beirut

Working area: HQ Beirut


Position Summary:

The Communication Assistant helps the Communication and Advocacy

department with Dawlaty’s corporate communication needs, as well as other

communication related activities.

  • Work hand-in- hand with the Communication and Advocacy officer to

    develop content about Dawlaty’s programs and campaigns, including

    newsletters, press releases and annual reports.

    ● Implement the organization’s social media strategy and produce regular


    ● Provide assistance to Dawlaty’s Communication and Advocacy officer in

    planning communication-related activities.

    ● Communicate with Syrian, regional and international media

    ● Handle other media and communication tasks in support of Dawlaty’s

    program and advocacy priorities.

    ● Translating Dawlaty content from English to Arabic and vice versa

    Reports Directly to: Communication and Advocacy Officer


  • ▪ Relevant post-secondary qualifications, preferably in journalism
  • ▪ Experience in working with civil society organizations and NGOs
  • ▪ Strong written and oral communication skills
  • ▪ Working knowledge of Arabic and English
  • ▪ Excellent writing skills in Arabic
  • ▪ Experience in corporate communication preferred.
  • ▪ Knowledge of and experience working in Syrian context strongly preferred
  • ▪ Knowledge of gender, human rights, civil society, civic and democratic
  • values and civil disobedience strongly preferred

Experience required:

  • 1 to 2 years

Education degree: Bachelor Degree Field of education: Candidate must have attained a bachelor degree in a related field


Arabic: Excellent English: Very Good French:

Period: 6 months with possibility of extension


Submission guidelines: Please send your CV with a cover letter to [email protected] no later than 25th September 2017

Cover letter required? Yes


Email: [email protected]