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**Please note: Only Somali or Kenyan-Somali citizens are eligible for this position
The Senior Communications Specialist will be a part of a 7-person communications team supporting the USAID Kenya and East Africa (USAID/KEA) and USAID Somalia Development Outreach and Communications (DOC) Support Program. S/he will work full-time at MSIs Nairobi field office with frequent and significant travel to Somalia.
The Specialist will support the Chief of Party (COP) in the management of the project. S/he will provide technical and managerial leadership and oversight. S/he will participate in the full scope of strategic communication support tasksincluding the development and production of communications strategies, campaigns, events, press relations, information products and publications, social media management, photography/videography and writing.
Operational and Managerial Responsibilities:
Only candidates who have been selected for an interview will be contacted. No phone calls, please.
MSI is an EEO/AA/ADA Veterans Employer.