The Program
BEQUAL directly supports education priorities of the Government of Laos described in the Education Sector Development Plan prepared by the Ministry of Education and Sports and is aligned with the strategic directions set out in Australia’s Education Delivery Strategy 2013-2018. BEQUAL is designed to be implemented over a total of 10 years, in three distinct phases, Phase 1 will end in August 2020. BEQUAL’s program logic was revised in early 2018 and focuses on three intermediate outcomes – national primary curriculum, better teaching and support systems.
Coffey through BEQUAL is currently seeking applications from Lao nationals for the position of Communications Coordinator.

The Position – Reserved for Lao Citizens
The Communications Coordinator will assist inthe development and implementation of media, communications and promotional activities in support of BEQUAL goals and objectives and report directly to the Communication Manager.

The Communications Coordinator supports the development and implementation of all public diplomacy, promotional and communications materials and maintains close working relationships with DFAT Vientiane, Ministry of Education officers, BEQUAL partners and media stakeholders.
This role plays an important part in the implementation of BEQUAL’s Communication Strategy.


The Person
The ideal candidate will have a Degree in Communication, Public Relations, Media or a related field and will have a demonstrated experience in delivering high quality communication activities and initiatives. Demonstrated experience indrafting design and writing content of communication materials for publication in both English and Lao Language combined with the experience of working with the media and government agencies with an understanding of relevant protocols will be required for success.Computer skills with Indesign,

Publisher, website applications as well as strong interpersonal skills, the ability to network and work collaboratively with colleagues are all essential.

To download the position description, please click on the link below:

Position Description for Communications Coordinator 

How to Apply
For a detailed position description and to apply for these positions please visit careers and search for the job reference number 497642

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Applications close 6.00pm (Laos time) Wednesday 20th February 2019.