Call for Editorial and Content Consultant– Strengthening Resilience MENA II

Tasks and Deliverables
- Identify potential news stories and content opportunities to feed the platform
- Advise on creative approaches to multi-format content (video, podcast etc.) that
delivers on strategic objectives
- Work with the communication team on producing a content calendar for the platform
- Produce regular written content to populate the platform
- Work with the communications team to determine the associated content that
populates the platform and ensure its on-going management and upload as required.
- Work with the communications team to create the platform guidelines
- Regular attendance and contribution at weekly Editorial Board meetings
- Liaise with members of the platform to develop the resource centre
- Drive internal communication process with members of the platform via newsletters
and adhoc updates
- Use the research and context analysis results and reports generated by the platform
to produce content
- identifying a list of topics (sub objectives of the sectoral workshop) to communicate
through the platform that could relate to specific target audiences


Skills and competencies
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Fluent in Arabic and English
- Senior experience in journalism
- Copywriting knowledge is an added value
- Experience of content creation and video production
- Experience of implementing strategic communications campaigns
- Experience of implementing social media strategies
- Experience in working with government led approaches is an added value

How to apply

Please submit your proposal according to the following structure:
a. Section 1: Cover page (supporting statement (max 750 words) demonstrating how you meet
the requirements for this role and evidence of similar type of work done)
b. Section 2: Your understanding of the assignment and your brief presentation of your
approach to delivery.
c. Section 3: Costs (all-inclusive daily rate, exclusive of tax)


All materials must be submitted in English and CV can be annexed.
Your proposal should be submitted by 5 July 2020 by email to the following:
2. Submit your proposal electronically to Petra Kiwan at the following e-mail address:
[email protected] copying Mouhamad Hajj Ali
[email protected].

3. Any questions relating to the submission of proposals should be made by e-mail (only) to Petra
Kiwan at the following e-mail address: [email protected] copying Mouhamad Hajj
Ali [email protected]. Responses to any queries received will be copied to
all bidders equally.

Sunday, 05. Jul 2020
Type of Call
Call for Proposals
Intervention Sector(s):
Duration of Contract:
5 months, until 20 December 2020