2) Media Relations: - Compile media lists, set up briefings for campaign partners and/or spokespersons with key reporters, editors and producers, as well as write and pitch op-eds and identify public speaking opportunities, and conduct media trainings. 3) Social Media: Identify opportunities to engage across social media platforms, work with the organization to provide guidance on best practices that can help expand their reach, and advise them on when and how to take advantage of key opportunities 4) Capacity Building: - Meet with MFA secretariat staff and work with them to build the communications capabilities of the organization, including around key messaging, handling media interviews, and pitching to journalists. - Towards the end of the consultancy, work with MFA secretariat staff to ensure hand-over of all communication related tasks. Deliverables The following deliverables are expected to be produced at the end of the consultancy: 1- Campaign communication strategy developed in consultation with campaign members. Campaign strategy expected to be developed and presented in the first month of the consultancy. 2- Campaign Coverage: 25 substantial pieces of coverage in print English language media and 8 television interviews and secures appearances for MFA staff and/or key partners in major media outlets. 3- A database of global media contacts is produced. 4- Website is revamped and updated and social media interaction is more targeted and improved. 5- A number communication training sessions are carried out as agreed with MFA. To apply: Please email mfa@mfasia.org indicating your interest, and please include: • A maximum 1 page cover note outlining why you are suitable for the role and please indicate your payment expectation • Curriculum Vitae (CV) • Work Portfolio. Deadline for submission of application is on 05 October 2020 (Monday), 23:59 Manila (GMT +8)

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