The incumbent will assist the Bangladesh Police in implementing a communications strategy for terrorism prevention and response, to include social media, media outlets, and community and private sector engagement. The community engagement program should increase their understanding of their respective community and build their capacity to communicate their mission and operations effectively with the public. Additionally, the program will build the relationship between Bangladeshi law enforcement and the media to increase transparency and improve accountability.
Bangladesh Strategic Communications Advisor will
work with senior police officials to utilize all available means to share
information, strengthen public trust in police services, and support community
relations activities. The incumbent will advise, mentor, and assist senior
police officials in developing policies, procedures, and training capabilities.
The incumbent will be expected to effectively communicate with various U.S.
officials from the Department of Justice and Department of State to provide
reports and guidance. Duties will also include leading working groups,
developing reports and specialized papers, conducting briefings, active
participation in advising officials through planning, phase assessment, and
Bachelor’s Degree or above in Public Affairs, Public Relations or Criminal Justice
Minimum fifteen (15) years of progressive police leadership and command experience attaining a minimum rank of Lieutenant, or equivalent, including at least three (3) years of experience leading agency public relations, capitalizing the use of social media sources.
DESIRABLE COMMUNICATIONS EXPERIENCE:
Work in Counterterrorism
Instructor or Trainer
Strategic communications planning & implementation
Any experience training or advising international police officials, related to public affairs, community relations, or police command topics is desired.