UN Habitat Communication and Writing Expert Jobs 2021 – Kenya NGO Jobs

UN Habitat Communication and Writing Expert Jobs 2021 – Kenya NGO Jobs. UN Habitat Kenya looking for “Communication and Writing Expert”. Applicants with a degree in Master Degree may apply on or before 12th Oct 2021.

The United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat) is the United Nations programme for human settlements and sustainable urban development. It was established in 1978 as an outcome of the first United Nations Conference on Human Settlements and Sustainable Urban Development (Habitat I) held in Vancouver, Canada, in 1976. UN-Habitat maintains its headquarters at the United Nations Office at Nairobi, Kenya. It is mandated by the United Nations General Assembly to promote socially and environmentally sustainable towns and cities with the goal of providing adequate shelter for all. It is a member of the United Nations Development Group. The mandate of UN-Habitat derives from the Habitat Agenda, adopted by the United Nations Conference on Human Settlements (Habitat II) in Istanbul, Turkey, in 1996.

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UN Habitat Communication and Writing Expert Jobs 2021

The UN Habitat has published a job vacancy announcement on 4th Oct 2021 for qualified Kenyans to fill in the vacant post of Communication and Writing Expert to be based in Nairobi, Kenya.

Recruiter United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat)
Position Communication and Writing Expert
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Country Kenya
Total Vacant Post N/A
Qualification Master Degree
Experience Required Minimum Three years
Application Deadline 12th Oct 2021

UN Habitat Job Vacancy 2021

Duties And Responsibilities:

Under the guidance of the Manager of the Slum and Upgrading Programme (PSUP), the consultant will be responsible for the following targeted goals before the closure of the programme:

  • Ensure MyPSUP platform has 3000 users – linking to Country Teams, partners and pro-actively engage platform with team members
  • Ensure country pages are updated and country outputs uploaded (from 40)
  • Ensure tools and guidelines produced by PSUP III are available on the website
  • Ensure communication key messages related to the Global Publication and advocacy of the programme are implemented
  • Conduct the Country Campaigns (30 country campaigns)
  • Ensure publishing of events, press releases and other communication products;
  • Conduct 3 impact stories from PSUP III projects
  • Ensure that results of the programme monitoring are published on the website
  • Produce the final report and writing of summaries and programme outputs

Position in Organization:

  • Posting Title: Communication and Writing Expert
  • Department/Office: United Nations Human Settlements Programme
  • Duty Station: NAIROBI
  • Posting Period: 04 October 2021 – 12 October 2021
  • Job Opening Number: 21-United Nations Human Settlements Programme-165066-Consultant
  • Staffing Exercise: N/A


  • Master’s Degree in Journalism, political science, social or economic studies or any other related academic background;


  • Three years of progressively responsible experience in communication, journalism, writing, ideally on the themes of slum upgrading, housing or urban development is required. Familiarity with the African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries and their particular urban development and slum upgrading needs is desirable.

How to Apply UN Habitat Communication and Writing Expert Jobs 2021

Note: Before you apply, please download (link is given below) the full advertisement and read it carefully.

Then to apply, go to https://careers.un.org/lbw/jobdetail.aspx?id=165066

The Closing Date: 12th Oct 2021.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

Particulars Details Link
Job Advertisement Download
Official Website www.unhabitat.org
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