United Nations Secretariat Associate Public Information Officer Jobs 2023 – South Africa NGO Jobs

United Nations Secretariat Associate Public Information Officer Jobs 2023 – South Africa NGO Jobs. United Nations Secretariat South Africa looking for “Associate Public Information Officer“. Applicants with a Advanced university degree may apply on or before 10th June 2023.

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United Nations Secretariat Associate Public Information Officer Jobs 2023

The United Nations Secretariat has published a job vacancy announcement on 11th May 2023 for qualified South Africa’s to fill in the vacant post of Associate Public Information Officer to be based in Pretoria, South Africa.

RecruiterUnited Nations Secretariat (UN)
PositionAssociate Public Information Officer (National Information Officer, NOB)
LocationPretoria, South Africa
CountrySouth Africa
Total Vacant PostN/A
QualificationAdvanced university degree
Experience RequiredMinimum 02 years
Application Deadline10th June 2023

United Nations Secretariat Job Vacancy 2023

Org. Setting and Reporting: This position is located in the United Nations Information Centre in Pretoria (UNIC Pretoria), within the Information Centres Service (ICS) of the Campaigns and Country Operations Division (CCOD) of the Department of Global Communications (DGC).

Eligibility Criteria


  • An advanced university degree (Master’s or Doctorate degree, or equivalent) in communications, journalism, public information or a related field is required. A first-level degree (Bachelor’s degree or equivalent) in the specified fields of studies with two additional years of relevant work experience may be accepted in lieu of the advanced university degree.

Work Experience:

  • A minimum of two years of progressively responsible experience, including experience in managing contacts and networking with the media, non-governmental organizations, government officials, international and national organizations, business groups, civil society, etc. in South Africa is required.
  • Experience in strategic communications, crisis communications and/or developing and implementing multimedia communications campaigns is required.
  • Experience working in/or with traditional and digital media is required.
  • Experience in public speaking to diverse audiences (e.g. general public, Government officials, special interest groups) is desirable.
  • Experience in journalism is desirable.
  • Experience working with the United Nations or a comparable international organization is desirable.


  • English and French are the working languages of the United Nations Secretariat. For the post advertised, fluency in English is required. Knowledge of other official United Nations languages is desirable.

Other Details

  • Job Opening Number: 23-Public Information-DGC-208890-R-Pretoria (N)
  • Staffing Exercise: N/A
  • Job Schedule: Full time
  • Selection Process: Interview
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Application Process: Online

How to Apply United Nations Secretariat Associate Public Information Officer Jobs 2023

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=208890

The Closing Date: 10th June 2023

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

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