**Dünya Doktorları Derneği**

Medecins du Monde Turkey (MDM-T) / Dünya Doktorları Derneği (DDD) is a Turkish based humanitarian non-governmental organisation that facilitates access to healthcare for populations affected by armed conflict, violence, natural disasters, disease, famine, poverty and exclusion. 

Our organization collaborates with partners and key stakeholders to implement projects that facilitate access to primary and secondary-level healthcare services to respond to the medical needs of displaced population. 

DDD is the 16th member of the Doctors of the World International Network that is committed to meeting the health needs of vulnerable people globally.

Please visit www.dunyadoktorlari.org.tr to learn more.

**Mission**

Since 2015, DDD implements programs in both Turkey and Syria providing refugee and IDP communities with free access to healthcare services. DDD works with a range of humanitarian professionals and technical experts to provide Primary Healthcare (PHC), Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MHPSS) services as well as sexual and reproductive health (SRH).
 
Since the beginning of the Syria and Iraqi crises, Turkey has become host to over 3 million refugees, migrants and asylum seekers which led to an increasing demand for health services. In this context, DDD’s intervention aims to assist local public health systems in providing and improving access to health and health related services to vulnerable populations among refugees and migrants in Turkey, specifically in Hatay, Izmir and Istanbul. In Syria, DDD runs health facilities Afrin provinces and Idlib to deliver health-related services to IDPs. 

**Hierarchical & Functional links**
Based in Syria(Afrin or Idlib), the Media Officer is under the line management of the Communication and Liaison Manager.

**Status**                                   Fixed-Term Contract (with possible extension)
**Expected Starting date**      ASAP

**Expected profile 
Knowledge & Qualification**
- Bachelor's degree in journalism, communications, media studies, or a related field, or high school degree with minimum 5-year experience in videography and photography
- Proven experience in media relations, content creation, and social media management
- Strong writing, speaking, editing, and storytelling skills in English and Arabic
- Proficiency in photography and videography
- Ability to use photo and video editing tools
- Knowledge of the Syrian context and humanitarian issues preferred
- Ability to work in challenging and fast-paced environments

**Experience**
- 2 years with bachelor’s degree or 5 years with high school degree

**Languages**
- Required: Arabic and English (oral and written)
- Preferred: Turkish

**IT & Equipment**
- Good proficiency with Microsoft package
- Ability to use video and photo editing tools such as Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Da Vinci
- Ability to use camera in a professional manner with a journalistic perspective to shoot video stories, videos, and photos to be used for photo exhibitions 

**Intellectual & Physical (if required)**
- Ability to work under pressure in a conflict zone

**Skills and Qualities required:**
- Diplomatic;
- Flexibility and capacity of adapt to complex and changing contexts;
- Ability to work in an international context and collaborate with international and national experts;
- Familiar with multicultural environment;

**Main Responsibilities**
- Content Creation (50%)
- Media Relations (5%)
- Storytelling and Reporting (40%)
- Crisis Communication Support (5%)

**Function Details
Content Creation (50%)**
- Create high-quality multimedia content, including photos, videos, articles, and infographics.
- Edit and enhance media content to ensure professional and engaging presentation.
- Manage a library of visual assets for future use.

**Media Relations (5%)**
- Build and maintain relationships with local and international media outlets, reporters, and influencers.
- Support Communication Department for media visits and interviews with our team and beneficiaries.
- Support Communication Department to prepare and distribute press releases and media advisories as needed.

**Storytelling and Reporting (40%)**
- Identify and capture compelling human-interest stories from the field.
- Assist in the development of impact reports and success stories.
- Contribute to regular reports on media activities.

**Crisis Communication Support (5%)**
- Assist in developing and maintaining a crisis communication plan.
- Reporting regarding the crisis development from the region
- Other related tasks

**Compliance & Ethics**
Promote and encourage a culture of compliance and ethics throughout Dünya Doktorları Derneği. As applicable to the position, maintains a clear understanding of Dünya Doktorları Derneği and donor compliance and ethics standards and adheres to those standards. Conducts work with the highest level of integrity. Communicates these values to staff and to partners and requires them to adhere to these values.
**Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse**
Actively promote PSEA (Prevention of Sexual Exploitation and Abuse) standards within Dünya Doktorları Derneği and amongst beneficiaries served by Dünya Doktorları Derneği.

**NB:** *considering the purpose and values of the organisation, DDD requests to its employee complete flexibility in term of duties and commitment, as their job description and job title can be adjusted throughout the year according to needs and priorities.*

*Dünya Doktorları Derneği is an equal opportunity employer whereby we ensure all hiring and employment decisions, and operates all programs, services, and functions without the practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, disability, genetic information or any other status or characteristic protected under applicable law.*

**How to apply:**
Please apply with your **CV, motivation letter, and a portfolio including your works in ENGLISH** through our website 

Due to the urgency to fill this post, DDD reserves the right to review the CVs on a rolling basis and selected candidates may be interviewed prior to the closing dates listed, therefore early applications are encouraged.
 
DDD is not in a position to respond to every applicant individually due to the anticipated high number of applications.

Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted for the first interview. 

Any offer made to the candidate in relation to this vacancy notice is subject to funding confirmation.

**General Information**
DDD retains the discretion to re-advertise the vacancy, to cancel the recruitment, to offer a contract with a modified job description or for a different duration, or to offer a contract at a lower grade.