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Vacancy – Communications & Outreach Officer

Position:  Communications & Outreach Officer
Salary Range:  $20,464 to $34,386 plus generous benefit package
Closing Date:  March 9, 2024

If using your knowledge and interpersonal skills to support conservation efforts appeals and interests you, then you are the one we are looking for. The Palau International Coral Reef Center (PICRC) is Palau’s leading marine research and educational institution with a mission to be a Center of Excellence that produces high quality and impactful research, education, and opportunities to support stewardship of Palau’s ocean resources.

PICRC is seeking applicants for the position of a Communications & Outreach Officer. This position will focus on bringing the work of PICRC to the people of Palau so that it can be utilized for conservation and adaptive management. Duties for the Communication & Outreach Officer include working closely with researchers in translating our research efforts and data to an appropriate format for the different relevant stakeholders, including but not limited to the students and science educators of Palau. The Communication & Outreach Officer is also expected to work with the Palau Aquarium in creating innovative and interesting educational displays for students, local, and international guests. The position will also oversees external and internal communication including website design, press releases, social media, and the Center’s library.

This position requires at a minimum, a Bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, social sciences or other related fields.

To apply, please email your CV, name of two (2) references, 2×2 size photo copy, and a cover letter to Ms. Caryn Lkong Koshiba, Director of Administration, at clkoshiba@picrc.org.

Submitted applications will be acknowledged upon receipt. Only short-listed applicants will be notified within two weeks after the closing date of this announcement to set up interview appointments. Applications must be received no later than the above closing date. 

Be part of the PICRC Team and contribute to conservation efforts in Palau and the world!