Competition for the provision of media expert services

Deadline: 10.02.2022 23:59:59
Salary: from 500 to 800 EURO
Work experience: 3
Location: Bishkek
Type of involvement: part time

Internet Society Kyrgyzstan Chapter is a nonprofit organization founded in Bishkek in 2016 to bring better Internet connectivity to Kyrgyz Republic. The objective of ISOC HQ and local chapter dedicated to building “Healthy Internet for Future Generations”. Over the past five years ISOC Kyrgyzstan chapter conducted research about Internet connectivity, established sustainable community networks in Suusamyr, brought internet in a box to the most remote schools and established the Ilimbox educational platform. Currently, ISOC Kyrgyzstan Chapter intends to build community networks in Enilchek, Kyzyl Oy, and Zardaly in Kyrgyz Republic. ISOC provides advisory to bring innovative connectivity models to schools of Central Asia as part of GIGA Accelerate Project. ISOC has plans to bring
more cybersecurity and data protection solutions for the civil society of the country. ISOC is an implementing partner of the EU funded project aimed to increase youth resilience through providing digital skills to women and youth in rural areas of Kyrgyzstan.

Qualification requirements

ISOC Kyrgyzstan Chapter Republic is announcing the position Media Expert
Qualification requirements
Bachelor’s degree of economics, finances or equivalent required.
Must have professional media related experience – at least 3 years
Strong verbal, written communication skills / Organizational skills
Good in writing and speaking Kyrgyz, English and Russian,
Experience of working in donor funded projects
Proficient computer skills (Word, Excel, Power point, email)
Experience of collaborating with governmental agencies, local municipalities, donor community
Ability to work well under pressure and under deadlines


Preparation and implementation of the Visibility and communication plan
Conducting media relations with all stakeholders
Developing joint communication activities with all stakeholders
Writing posts, press releases in Kyrgyz, Russian and English languages
Preparing projects implementation progress for different stakeholders
Preparing media and content plan for social media


Project assumes 24 month long employment. Interested applicants must submit their applications in English by e-mail with the subject line “Media Expert” to [email protected]. Only short-listed applicants will be contacted. Location of the office: 22 Togolok Moldo st., Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic, 720040 (in front of the
Bublik cafe).