Press and Information Officer  (15/03/2014)

The European Union Delegation to Trinidad and Tobago is looking for an experienced, dynamic and motivated Press and Information Officer to update and implement the communications
strategy of the European Union Delegation and to enhance its visibility in the Country. The Press and Information Officer will be closely working with the Head of the Delegation. Routine tasks will include, among others, media monitoring, the preparation of press statements and strategic messages, speech and briefing writing and management of the Delegation's webpage.

The job candidate should have the following qualifications and experiences:

  • University degree (Master’s level) in Communication, Journalism or similar
  • At least 10 years professional experience in the relevant fields.
  • Good knowledge of the national and regional media landscape.
  • Knowledge of EU policies and institutional framework
  • Team player and good inter-personal skills.

Work experience in development cooperation/international organisations will be an asset.

The European Union is an equal opportunity employer.

The detailed job description and conditions of employment can be requested at the following e-mail address making reference to position P&I/LA/2014: delegation-trinidad-and-tobago-hr@eeas.europa.eu.

Only short listed candidates will be contacted for an interview.

The closing date for applications is 15 March 2014

For more information on the activities of the EU in Trinidad and Tobago please visit the website of the Delegation at http://eeas.europa.eu/delegations/trinidad/index_en.htm.