The EU Delegation to the Republic of Lebanon is looking for a Press and Information Officer . The successful candidate will serve as technical and support staff to the EU Delegation in all communication and press activities under the supervision and responsibility of the relevant head of section. This includes regular updating of the Delegation strategic communication strategy and advice on all aspects of communication and public diplomacy of the Delegation, planning and implementation. The candidate must be well connected locally and have a thorough knowledge of the local media. He/she must have an excellent command of Arabic, English and French to be able to deliver high quality editorial input for speeches, press releases, social media content and other publications. He/she will be tasked with coordinating external communication activities (including coordination between various parties) and be responsible for EU visibility in Lebanon.
She/He will also serve as advisor to the Head of Delegation and her staff with regards to press & communication and take the lead in organising outreach events.
Multicultural working environment. The length of the working week shall be 37.5 working hours. The Delegation premises are located in 490 Harbor Drive, Charles Helou Avenue, Saifi, Beirut.