Internews is seeking a Communication and Community Engagement (CCE) Coordinator with experience of creating and implementing cross-sectoral community engagement strategy. The CCE reports to Humanitarian Director (HD) and works closely with the HD on strategic planning, coordination and implementation. The role will involve extensive liaising with the humanitarian architecture in South Sudan, including providing strategic leadership on CCE and technical guidance on engagement methodology to all clusters in South Sudan. In addition the Coordinator would embark on comprehensive capacity building in CCE planning and methodology with humanitarian partners nationally. Travel is required for this position and an ability to adapt and react to the ever-changing needs of a conflict/disaster prone environment. The coordinator will also develop new research and learning methodology for clusters which meets the varied needs of each sector.
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Note: This position is posted in a High or Extreme Physical Risk location. Conditions in the field may include, but are not limited to the following: compound living quarters, limited mobility outside of designated areas, limited in-country medical care or pharmacy, limited access to fresh fruit and vegetables, limited access to high speed internet, dress code requirements, unaccompanied posting, and required advanced safety and security training. If selected for an interview for this position, ensure you discuss the specifics of living and working in this unique operating environment and consider them at length during the recruitment process.