Location Country: South Africa
Work Location: Pretoria
Closing Date: 1 March 2017
Project Overview and Role
Australia Awards in Africa is a Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade (DFAT) funded initiative designed to: (i) equip Africans with the skills and knowledge necessary to influence the economic and social development outcomes of their own countries; and (ii) build the long-term capacity of African governments to progress towards their development objectives.
Australia Awards in Africa provides a mix of Scholarships and Fellowships to Africans in the public, civil society and private sectors in targeted disciplines that support the home countries’ developmental priorities.
Australia Awards in Africa is managed by Palladium on behalf of the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
To manage implementation of the overall strategy and suite of program communication, promotion and public diplomacy activities; ensure that time lines are met; to co-ordinate communications activities across the three hubs and in priority countries; and to be practice leader for writing press releases, articles and stories.