Deadline: September 4, 2015
Location: Central London, United Kingdom.
Salary: £28,500 pa + benefits.
The Commonwealth Secretariat is proud to be supporting youth empowerment through our newly created Young Professionals Programme (YPP). The YPP creates multiple opportunities for talented and qualified young people from across the Commonwealth to contribute to our core work through the transference of technical expertise, innovative ideas, specialist knowledge and fresh perspectives.
The Assistant Communications Officer role sits within the Communications Division and is focused on providing technical and administrative support to the Communications Division.
To be considered for this opportunity, you must have a strong Bachelor degree or higher in a related field such as media, communications or Journalism. You will have at least one year of work experience in media, communications or a related field.
We are the inter-governmental body of the Commonwealth, comprising 53 independent sovereign states. Our aim is to provide sustainable and people-centred development through professional advice, transfer of best practice and the enhancement of skills and knowledge. Here you will be making a valued contribution to the wellbeing of 2.2 billion citizens, 60% of whom are under 30 years of age.
If you are keen to gain excellent experience with us, and can thrive in our multi-cultural environment, we look forward to hearing from you.
To be considered for this role you must be a citizen of a Commonwealth country aged 27 years or younger at the time applications close.
We will accept a maximum of three (3) applications for YPP roles from each candidate.