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Position Title: Communication Manager
Type of Contract: Undermined Duration Contract (UDC)
Location of Work: Phnom Penh, Pact Cambodia office
Other Works Conditions: Full time

Pact Overview

At the heart of Pact is the promise of a better tomorrow. A nonprofit international development organization founded in 1971, Pact works on the ground in nearly 40 countries to improve the lives of those who are challenged by poverty and marginalization. We serve these communities because we envision a world where everyone owns their future. To do this, we build systemic solutions in partnership with local organizations, businesses, and governments that create sustainable and resilient communities where those we serve are heard, capable, and vibrant.

Pact is a recognized global leader in international development. Our staff have a range of expertise in areas including public health, capacity development, governance and civil society, natural resource management, poverty, fragile states, monitoring and evaluation, small-scale and artisanal mining, microfinance and more. This expertise is combined in Pactís unique integrated approach, which focuses on systemic changes needed to improve peopleís lives.

Pact working in Cambodia since 1991, Pact has built Cambodian civil society and strengthened the capacity of institutions run by and for Cambodians to end poverty and injustice.

Department Overiew

Pact is recruiting a Communications Manager for an anticipated economic empowerment and civic engagement project in Cambodia. This project will focus on supporting women and youth to access the knowledge, tools, and resources necessary to succeed as entrepreneurs, and to enable constructive civic engagement. The overall goal of the project is to see women and youth improve their socio-economic status.

Position Purpose

The Communication Manager will ensure that clear and professional informational products (e.g., reports, newsletters, and case studies) are available to the donor and other project stakeholders. He/she will support the Project through the use of strategic communication platforms to interface with representatives from private businesses, civil society, financial institutions, and the public sector to inform and contribute towards the objectives of the Project.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Create external and internal outreach materials using effective communication platforms.
  • Lead the development of the Projectís outreach and communication strategy and products, including press releases, presentation templates, and success stories.
  • Coordinate marketing and promotion of the Project.
  • Develop and manage the production of professional publications such as newsletters, leaflets and brochures.
  • Arrange publicity for the Project through appropriate outlets.
  • In coordination with Project team, ensure donor, partner, and key stakeholder are kept updated with activities and outcomes.
  • Support and write as required the production of Project deliverables and technical documents or studies to international, regional, and domestic audiences.
  • Provide regular written/oral program progress updates as requested.
  • Provide capacity development support to subgrantees around the strategic use of information and communications technologies (ICT).
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Basic Requirements

  • University degree in relevant field, such as journalism, public policy analysis, communication; or
  • At least 5 years of related work experience in a strategic communications/public relations/outreach role;
  • Professional fluency in written and spoken English

Preferred Qualifications

  • University degree in relevant field, such as journalism, public policy analysis, communication; or
  • Experience in strategic communications and outreach
  • Demonstrated expertise in using ICT to support institutional strategies
  • Demonstrated expertise in developing and implementing innovative outreach tools
  • ē Experience with donor-funded activities, preferably USAID.

Full Job description for Communication Manager

Pact is committed to gender diversity and interested applicants could submit a current resume and cover letter referencing the position applied for by 2nd September 2018 at 5:00 pm (do not include certificates or recommendations) to email:

Pact Cambodia would like to thank all applicants for their interests but Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for interviews.


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