Media Consultant (Media Adviser)

Posted 5 months ago by Chemonics International Inc.
Location Duhok Job Type Permanent
Salary Sector Media, NGO
The Iraq Community Resilience Initiative – Ta’afi (ICRI-Ta’afi) is a United States Agency for International Development Office of Transition Initiatives (USAID/OTI) program implemented by Chemonics International in Iraq. ICRI-Ta’afi aims to increase stability in Iraq by supporting accelerated recovery in conflict-affected areas, improvement of the public’s perception of local leadership, and strengthened social fabric of Iraqi communities. 
Reporting: Media adviser will be reporting to Program Manager. 
Work Location and Number of Vacancies: The position is based in Duhok-Iraq. (1) vacancy. 
  • Review open source research to better understand the Iraqi news outlet operating and business environment 
  • Interview key informants on operating in the Iraqi news scene, including the heads of Iraqi media outlets, donors operating in this sector, and researchers 
  • Meet with current program partners to better understand current sustainability plans 
Deliverables Upon completion of the assignment, will submit a report detailing the following: 
  • provide a background on the current status of news outlets in Iraq with a focus on local news outlets 
  • identify challenges and opportunities facing the sustainability of local news outlets 
  • analyse potential income sources for local news outlets 
  • identify any business trends facing local news outlets with a focus on digital outlets 
  • outline recommendations to support the sustainability of local news outlets 
  • Recommend programs and shows that attract traffic to the media channel in line with program objectives. 
Qualification or minimum requirements. 
  • Bachelor’s degree in Media, Business Management or equivalent fields. 
  • Minimum 4 years in media services and/or graduated 
  • Fluency in Kurmaju-Kurdish, Arabic, and English is required 
Salary scale: 
  • The position is on FSN07 
How to Apply 
  • Please click on this link to apply before 11 August 2020

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