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Advocacy and Communications Officer

APPLICATIONS CLOSE on 31st May 2017 at midnight (Canberra time)

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General Information
Assignment Code AV0517FJ36P
Duration 6 months
Proposed Start Date August 2017
Assignment Location Suva, Fiji
Assignment Summary
Basketball is bringing people together in Fiji. It has become a tool for social inclusion, empowerment, and healthy living. Help to share these stories across Fiji and encourage women and girls to get involved and reap the benefits of participation.

Basketball Fiji conducts programs and competitions to develop the profile of basketball across the nation. It engages with a number of sectors and stakeholder groups to build a stronger understanding of community problems and to use basketball to address those issues. It also provides competition opportunities at the grassroots, representative and international level.

As the Advocacy and Communications Officer, you will improve public relations through the development of a marketing and communication strategy, and use events/competitions to promote healthy living. You will also develop advocacy programs to increase female participation in the sport.

Your role will directly impact Basketball Fiji’s reach in the community, resulting in more women and girls participating, and improved health outcomes through sport.




Applications will be closing between the 21st and 31st of May – please click on the individual assignment for more information.

All Cambodia assignments are for an October mobilisation.

All key dates, including proposed mobilisations and briefings for the AVID program in 2017 are listed on our Key Dates page. 

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All Cambodia assignments are for an October mobilisation’

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