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Vacancy for the post of Advocacy Officer

 

Position: Advocacy Officer
The Advocacy Officer will plan, execute and monitor advocacy campaigns with a view to establish animal welfare as a national issues and raise awareness of need and importance of animal welfare in the nation.

Academic Qualification:
Bachelors’ degree in Communication, Sociology, Political Science or Law. Master’s degree is preferred

Other Specification

  • 2 years of successful relevant experience.
  • Fluent in English and Nepali language
  • Have interpersonal skills and able to work under pressure
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Skills in leadership, management, organization, and writing

 

Job Description

  • Assist the organization in designing, planning and implementing advocacy strategy and campaigns.
  • Produce materials for advocacy, communication and media purposes.
  • Assist the organization in fundraising activities including draft concept note and proposal development.
  • Coordinate and respond organization’s email in consultation with line manager.
  • Assist the program team in compiling and developing project reports.
  • Other activities as assigned by the management.

 

This position reports to: Programme Manager and Executive Director.

Duration: One Year (with possible extension)

Field Visits: Some field visits

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Serve as a focal point for the campaigns run by Animal Nepal. Stay abreast of all materials and information associated with the campaign.
  • Assist with Research of relevant laws and policies for the development of authoritative papers on animal welfare.
  • Build and maintain relations with community people, direct stakeholders, like minded institutions and government authorities.
  • Liaise with stakeholders to ensure effective implementation of advocacy activities.
  • Plan and organize meetings and advocacy activities such as but not limited to workshops, consultations, and mobilization of stakeholders.
  • Assist in the facilitation of workshops, consultation, and other related activities mainly related to Advocacy.
  • Document workshops, consultation, and other related activities related to advocacy.
  • Maintain and manage a database of all documents, papers, and other materials used in advocacy activities.
  • Implement the monitoring and evaluation system for advocacy campaigns.
  • Prepare and develop periodic program reports.
  • Publicize the campaign through social media and other awareness-raising activities

 

Salary and benefits: As per the policy of organization.