Jobs

“Media Supporting Women Leaders”
Project



The SMART Center and Women in Front joint project entitled: “Media Supporting Women Leaders” will improve the participation and influence of women in the public life and political process in Lebanon, by implementing a national media strategy that will promote a positive image of women leaders and potential women candidates. This national campaign will achieve a breakthrough in the number of women participating as voters and their confidence in women candidates.

To apply, please send your CV,
cover letter and samples of relevant work in to
leaders@smartcenter.me before February 8th 2013.
In the subject line please specify: Women Leaders and the name of the position
 Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

 

Trainer on Women’s Rights


General Purpose:

Trainers to take part in a 1-day workshop for 30 journalists on the following: 
Gender Equality & Women Rights
Women’s Role in politics and decision-making

Description:
rain a group of 30 journalists to raise awareness on Gender related issues and to improve their reporting and writings skills in that field and be agents of change to make a better image of women leaders in Lebanon

Trainer Profile:

. BA degree in a relevant field, MA is an asset

- At least 5 years of relevant experience in the fields of Women's Rights, and Gender equality.

- Extensive working experience in conducting trainings.
. He/She has skills in developing training contents, analytical and informative material.
. Good social and communication skills
. Experience and familiarity with civic engagement, politics, and Lebanese context.  
Social Media Trainer



General Purpose:
Trainers to take part in a 1-day workshop for 30 journalists on the following: 
Empower journalists in promoting women leaders and establishing their own blogs to support them. 
Inform voters and encourage women leaders 
Change the image of women through media and promote them as leaders.

Description:
Train a group of 30 journalists to raise awareness on Gender related issues and to improve their reporting and writings skills in that field and be agents of change to make a better image of women leaders in Lebanon

Trainers Profile:
. BA degree in a relevant field
. Experience/knowledge In social media
. Practical experience in with electronic communication systems
. Extensive working experience in conducting trainings
. He/She has skills in developing training contents, analytical and informative material.
. Good social and communication skills
. Supports women’s rights and gender equality
 
TV commercial producer consultant


General Purpose:
Shooting 6 TV commercial with high definition cameras.

Description:
- Coordinate with a TV commercial script-writer consultant to implement 6 commercials.
- Provide the audiovisual editing.
- Finalize the approvals requested from General Security and required copies of the TV promotions to be distributed on National TV stations

Profile:

BA degree in a relevant field, MA is an asset
At least 5 years of relevant experience in TV productions
Excellent skills in Arabic 
Experience and familiarity with civic engagement, politics, and Lebanese context
TV commercial Script- writer consultant


General Purpose:
Provide ideas of scenarios for TV commercials. The team of the project will select the best to start shooting. Finally, the 6 TV commercials will be produced and showed on national TVs

Description:
Elaborate many scenarios to choose the 6 topics of 6 TV commercials. 3 scenarios would target women leaders and encourage them to become candidates, and the other 3 will encourage women voters and supporting women candidates.

Profile:
BA degree in a relevant field, MA is an asset

At least 5 years of relevant experience in creative writing for TV productions
Excellent skills in Arabic

Experience and familiarity with civic engagement, politics, and Lebanese context

Gender Specialized journalist trainer



General Purpose:
Trainers to take part in a 2-day workshop for 30 journalists on the following:
- Training on writing articles, interviews and feature stories about significant women
- Instructions on educating voters and encouraging women leaders and to change the image of women through media and promote her as a leader.

Description:
Train a group of 30 journalists to raise awareness on Gender related issues and to improve their reporting and writings skills in that field and be agents of change to make a better image of women leaders in Lebanon

Trainer Profile:
. BA degree in Journalism/Communication or related field

. At least 5 years of relevant experience and preferably in the fields of Human Rights, Women's Rights or Gender equality.
- Strongly believes in women empowerment or has experience in the field.
- Extensive working experience in conducting trainings.

. He/She has skills in developing training contents, analytical and informative material.
. Good social and communication skills

. Experience and familiarity with civic engagement, politics, and Lebanese context.
Press Monitoring Consultant

General

Purpose:
Monitoring the exposure of the project in the media and the results of the elections to analyze the results of the project in a report.


Description:
Monitor the press, scanning press clipping, and collecting the media library and conduct a report after monitoring
Profile:
BA degree in a relevant field, MA is an asset
Excellent organization and writing skills
Excellent skills in English and report writing

Experience and familiarity with civic engagement, politics, and Lebanese context

Editor in chief



General Purpose:
Edit a directory of 150 professional profiles of women leaders in Lebanon


Description:
He / She will edit the profiles of about 150 women leaders in Arabic, and then he/she will proofread it.  The end product is a publication featuring Lebanese women leaders.

Profile:
BA degree in a relevant field, MA is an asset

At least 5 years of relevant experience in Arabic and English editing
Excellent editing skills in classical Arabic

Familiarity with civic engagement, politics, and Lebanese context
Web manager

General Purpose:
- Build and launch a website for a women’s organization

Description:     
- Build and launch a website
- Design a system to track visits and number of persons that view the profile of women
Profile:
BA degree in a relevant field, MA is an asset
At least 5 years of relevant experience in website design
Excellent skills in Arabic and English
Experience and familiarity with civic engagement, politics, and Lebanese context
Translator

General Purpose:
- Translate and proofread a directory of about 150 Women Leaders profiles from Arabic to English

Description:
Translate and proofread 150 pages (about 200- 250 words per page) from Arabic to English
Profile:
BA degree in a relevant field, MA is an asset
At least 5 years of relevant experience in translation, especially from Arabic to English
Excellent skills in Arabic and English
Experience and familiarity with civic engagement, politics, and Lebanese context
 “One Voice Can Change”
Project



“One Voice Can Change” project, funded through a grant from Middle East partnership Initiative (MEPI), aims to invest in the youths creativity and encourage them to use the power of media and new technologies to influence their peers and make valuable votes which count.
The project is emphasizing the role of youths in advocating for positive change and lobbying for a just cause. They will contribute by increasing the public awareness and empowering youth voters to become aware of their choice and believe in the power of people in making a change and use the democratic process to participate in the coming elections.


To apply, please send your CV,
cover letter and samples of relevant work in to
voice@smartcenter.me before February 8th 2013.
In the subject line please specify: Women Leaders and the name of the position
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.


 Technical Trainer:

General Purpose:

Trainers to take part in a 6 days raising awareness workshop for 30 participants on “Elections' integrity and the power of each vote to make a change” and develop youth’s skills in movie production and as facilitators.

Description:

The Technical trainer will provide technical tips, tools and training materials that will enable youth participants to produce short films. They will learn techniques for an optimum manipulation and use of flip cameras to shoot movies, they will learn also how to transfer their ideas and emotion in a 2 minutes recorded message. Available for one day to follow up and provide feedback on the participants progress in the production of the short films.

Trainers Profile:

. BA degree Related to Communication.
.Extensive working experience in conducting trainings preferably with youth.
. He/She has skills in developing training contents, analytical and informative material.
. Creativity in approaching youth and a dynamic personality to involve the youth in a quality learning experience.
. Good social and communication skills.
. Experience with film production.

HYPERLINK:
"http://daleel-madani.org/job/smart/trainer-election-democratic-process"
Trainer on Election & Democratic process

General Purpose:

Trainers to take part in a 6 days raising awareness workshop for 30 participants on “Elections' integrity and the power of each vote to make a change” and develop youth’s skills as facilitators especially in public speaking and leadership.

Description:

Raising Awareness Session on Election Integrity: During this 2 days session, participants will realize the power of peoples’ votes, how each voice can count. They will be introduced to the principals’ election’s integrity norms and standards of democratic processing of elections and accountability.

Trainers Profile:

. Extensive working experience in conducting trainings preferably with youth.
. He/She has skills in developing training contents, analytical and informative material.
. Creativity in approaching youth and a dynamic personality to involve the youth in a quality learning experience.
. Good social and communication skills
. Experience and familiarity with civic engagement, politics, and Lebanese elections.
Trainer on Social Media

General Purpose:

Trainers to take part in a 6 days raising awareness workshop for 30 participants on “Elections' integrity and the power of each vote to make a change” and develop youth’s skills as facilitators especially in public speaking and leadership.

Description:

Social Media Master: During one day, participants will receive training to experience different social media usage and learn how to promote videos through social media.

Trainers Profile:

. Extensive working experience in conducting trainings preferably with youth.
. He/She has skills in developing training contents, analytical and informative material.
. Creativity in approaching youth and a dynamic personality to involve the youth in a quality learning experience.
. Good social and communication skills
. Practical experience in with electronic communication systems
. Experience/knowledge In social media.

HYPERLINK:
"http://daleel-madani.org/job/smart/facilitation-skills-trainer"
 Facilitation Skills Trainer

General Purpose:

Trainers to take part in a 6 days raising awareness workshop for 30 participants on “Elections' integrity and the power of each vote to make a change” and develop youth’s skills as facilitators especially in public speaking and leadership.

Description:    


Training on Facilitators Skills: It will be a 1 day training that will develop participant’s skills in a certain field so they can act as facilitators. The skills to develop are leadership, public speaking, conflict resolution, and negotiation.

Trainers Profile:

. Extensive working experience in conducting trainings preferably with youth.
. He/She has skills in developing training contents, analytical and informative material.
. Creativity in approaching youth and a dynamic personality to involve the youth in a quality learning experience.
. Good social and communication skills
Media Experts:



Description:   

Media experts mentor trained participants. Each trained participant will spend an entire day with one of the Media experts at his place of work. During this day, the consultant will dedicate some time to work with the trainee on his PSA, provide him with advises and recommendations. Trainee will also learn from the expertise of the Media expert while he observes him during his work and get involved.
In total, each media expert will dedicate 3 to 4 days to mentor a different trainee per day.

Trainers Profile:

. Good facilitation, influencing, and persuasive skills with ability to build strong credible relationships and to communicate and transfer information to youth.
. Good judgmental skills and attention to details especially to take part in the jury and vote for the winning participants.
. Extensive working experience in media.
. Interested in working with youth
. Creativity in approaching youth and a dynamic personality to involve the youth in a quality learning experience.
. Good social and communication skills
. Preferably working in a prominent local TV Station.