Afghanistan

Vacancy Details

Grade: 8

No questions specified.

Grade: All Grades

1 Are you able to legally work in this country? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    1.1 If yes, tell us more about yourself and if applicable, select the type of permit you currently possess (upload the appropriate paperwork in the Documents section)
    • I am a citizen of this country.
    • I have a work permit.
    • I have a study permit.
    • I have a U.S. diplomatic visa.
    • I am the holder of a non-diplomatic visa
    • I am the holder of a work and/or residency permit of the host country.
    • None of the above.
  • No
2 Are you a current employee of this mission/consulate?   Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
3 Are you a former employee of this mission/consulate?  Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
    3.1 If yes, tell us more about yourself. (Please include dates of employment, section, etc.) Maximum length of 250 characters.
  • No
4 Do you have the required education as stated in the Vacancy Announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
5 What is the highest level of education you have completed? Answer to this question is required
  • Primary School
  • Secondary School
  • College (2 years)
  • University Degree
  • Masters or Equivalent
  • Doctorate
6 Do you have the required experience as stated in the Vacancy Announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
7 Select your years of experience for this position. (See Vacancy Announcement.) Answer to this question is required
  • None
  • Less than 1 year
  • 1 to 2 years
  • 2 to 3 years
  • 3 to 4 years
  • 4 to 5 years
  • 5 to 6 years
  • 6 to 7 years
  • 7 to 8 years
  • 8 to 9 years
  • 9 to 10 years
  • More than 10 years
8 Do you have the required language level (s) for  the listed language (s) in this vacancy announcement? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
9 In which professional press/media-related roles have you performed? Answer to this question is required
  • Spokesperson
  • Writer
  • Editor
  • Media strategist/advisor
  • Journalist
  • Publisher
  • News broadcaster
  • None of the above
10 Which communication activities have you independently performed? Answer to this question is required
  • Conveyed information to news media on organization's viewpoints.
  • Represented my employer as a spokesperson to domestic and international publics.
  • Provided guidance to organizational members on appropriate conduct with news media.
  • Advised colleagues on how to promote organizational positions with the press, media, and online outlets.
  • None of the above.
11 Which types of activities/events have you planned? Answer to this question is required
  • Conferences
  • Public relations campaigns
  • Press conferences
  • Briefings for senior executives
  • Speaking tours
  • None of the above
12 Have you assisted journalists/media outlets with fact checks or requests for verification of information? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
13 Which translation tasks have you performed? Answer to this question is required
  • Prepared agendas in multiple languages
  • Prepared event invitations in multiple languages
  • Interpreted responses to questions
  • Translated meeting notes
  • None of the above
14 In which press and media-related topics have you gained professional experience? Answer to this question is required
  • TV and radio production
  • US foreign policy
  • International affairs
  • Operations and management of the press/media
  • Trends in audience preference for information consumption (e.g., print, TV, radio)
  • None of the above
15 Which types of labor stakeholders have you developed as contacts for business purposes? Answer to this question is required
  • Government officials
  • International organizations
  • Labor unions/union federations
  • Media
  • Industry associations
  • Business chambers
  • Project implementers
  • None of the above
16 Who were your primary contacts at work? Answer to this question is required
  • Directors, Senior Executive Officers, or Chief Executive Officers
  • Managers or supervisors
  • Customers/Clients
  • Members of the news media
  • Special interest groups
  • None of the above
17 Which communication tasks have you performed? Answer to this question is required
  • Developed internal and external relationships
  • Wrote reports for the general public
  • Organized public and media events
  • None of the above
18 Have you served as the main Point of Contact (POC) for high level visits to your organization/embassy (e.g., parliamentary delegations)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
19 Which types of events have you been responsible for organizing? Answer to this question is required
  • Informational briefings
  • Workshops
  • Training seminars
  • Press conferences
  • Panel discussion
  • Town hall meeting/forum
  • None of the above
20 Which activities have you performed in an advisory capacity? Answer to this question is required
  • Recommended strategies to engage with the media.
  • Recommended priority media engagements with outlets that reached target audiences of greatest importance.
  • Recommended organizational press and media responses to sensitive issues that influenced public's opinion/views.
  • None of the above.
21 On which press/media-related issues have you advised organizational personnel? Answer to this question is required
  • Judicial/legal
  • Economic
  • Political
  • Cultural
  • Military
  • None of the above
22 Do you have experience properly lifting heavy objects (i.e., 50 lbs. or more)? Answer to this question is required
  • Yes
  • No
23 Which actions have you performed to prepare organizational personnel for direct interaction with press/media? Answer to this question is required
  • Determined specific points and methods to convey information on- and off-the-record.
  • Prepared briefing materials for senior-level leaders/executives.
  • Prepared guidance on responding to potential questions/issues asked during the press conference.
  • Coached personnel on appropriate use of language/terminology.
  • Compiled background information on the media outlet.
  • Ensured that press/media interaction conformed to established rules/regulations.
  • None of the above.
24 Select the communication activities you have performed as a legal advisor. Answer to this question is required
  • Explained foreign laws and cultural context to U.S. officials
  • Explained U.S. viewpoints to foreign officials
  • Served as point of contact between office and foreign officials
  • Facilitated cooperation from foreign officials
  • None of the above
25 Which type of information have you analyzed about news/media outlets? Answer to this question is required
  • Media’s audience
  • Geographic reach
  • Political tendencies
  • Credibility
  • Outcomes of press/media placements
  • Coverage of issues of importance
  • None of the above
26 Which international press and media activities have you performed as part of your job? Answer to this question is required
  • I have read major foreign newspapers
  • I have watched foreign news television programs.
  • I have listened to foreign news radio programs
  • None of the above.
27 Which statement best describes your highest level of experience conducting research and analysis of the news and media outlets to determine to audiences' perceptions of an organization? Answer to this question is required
  • I have conducted research and analysis of the news and media outlets under supervision from a senior employee.
  • I have independently conducted research and analysis of the news and media outlets.
  • I have supervised and/or trained others in conducting research and analysis of the news and media outlets.
  • None of the above.
28 Which resources/tools have you used to obtain information needed for developing communication deliverables? Answer to this question is required
  • Internet
  • Printed material (e.g., newspapers, magazines, textbooks)
  • Personal interviews
  • Government or private-sector databases
  • Research findings within an organization
  • None of the above