Journalists for Human Rights (JHR) is looking for a Journalism Team Leader to manage a team of Canadian and Syrian media trainers on human rights journalism in Turkey. The Journalism Team Lead will work closely with the Country Manager on implementing the project “Canada World: Voice for Women & Girls” and will be responsible for supervising, guiding and conducting activities within a component that is focused on building the capacity of local media on covering human rights through gender sensitive reporting. The project targets Syrian media and civil society working in Turkey.
The work will include training and mentoring local media professionals, such as journalists, journalism students and media managers in collaboration with a gender-media trainer, a gender specialist and Canadian media experts on short term assignments.
12 months (to be extended upon performance)