Consultant ACSM-CTD

Posted By: The Union

New Delhi

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Public Health/WASH

Job Description

The Position: The Union is seeking qualified local candidates for the position of Consultant ACSM-CTD, based at New Delhi. The post holder will work in coordination with the Deputy Regional Director - TB and Communicable Diseases, Union South - East Asia Office. Purpose: The Consultant ACSM-CTD is responsible for providing technical assistance in implementing the Advocacy, Communication and Social Mobilisation (ACSM) strategy and communication activities of Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program (RNTCP). Key Responsibilities: Provide technical support to Revised National Tuberculosis Control Program (RNTCP)for the following: • Developing ACSM strategies and specific plans of action and guiding roll-out activities. • Conducting formal/informal assessments to review the ACSM strategy and communication activities of RNTCP. • Supporting the development of high quality core communication content.(In close collaboration with RNTCP staff, consultants, the IEC advisory committee and w

Desired Candidate Profile

Post Graduation - MBA/PGDM

Required Qualification and Experience: • Post Graduate degree in Communication/ Journalism or MBA or equivalent from a reputed university/ institute • Minimum 5 years’ experience in planning and implementing community-based and/or country-level ACSM activities. (Please specify which area of ACSM you have most experience and knowledge in (e.g. planning and assessment, advocacy, behaviour change communication, social mobilization or community involvement, M&E and operational research, patient-oriented services, etc.). • Experience of working with media/PR agencies in developing mass media communications campaigns, brand management and creative designs. • A strong knowledge of and demonstrated experience of working with the media landscape in India, including print, broadcast and digital and social media are required along with a sound understanding of audiences. • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal in English and Hindi), good editing skills, and ability to tailor commun

Organization Details

  • Organization Name:The Union
  • About Organization:The mission of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union) is to bring innovation, expertise, solutions and support to address health challenges in low- and middle-income populations. Founded in 1920, The Union today is both a non-profit institute with five scientific departments and several offices worldwide and a federation of close to 3,000 organisations and individuals who are committed to the same goals. Its scientific departments focus on tuberculosis, HIV, lung health and non-communicable diseases, tobacco control and research; and each engages in research, provides technical assistance and offers training and other capacity-building activities leading to health solutions for the poor.