Cambodian Journalists Alliance Association

Re-Announcement: Research & Advocacy Consultant (Monitoring and Documentation)

Phnom Penh
Position Research & Advocacy Consultant
Report to Research & Advocacy Manager
Consultancy Period 1 June 2024 – 31 December 2024
Status of ContractShort-term Consultancy
LocationPhnom Penh and Occasional Travel to Provinces as Assigned
  1. Scope of work

The main role of the consultant is to provide technical support to CamboJA’s Research & Advocacy program to be effective on CamboJA’s monitoring, documenting and advocacy actions. . The role aims to support the RA program in compiling documented cases and information into well-written, comprehensive reports in English and Khmer, which are regularly published on an annual and quarterly basis.

  1. Roles, responsibilities and expected achievements
Roles/responsibilitiesExpected DeliverablesTimeframe
To work with Research & Advocacy Officer (RAO) to closely monitor court cases, conduct trial monitoring, field investigation, monitor, gather, collect, and verify/factcheck information/evidence/supporting documents regarding incidents of harassment, restrictions, or media rights violations through media monitoring, desk research, interviews, etc., as the case happens as well as conducting regular reviews, follow-ups, and updates and ensure the accuracy of the information before submission to Research & Advocacy Manager (RAM).N/ADaily works
Produce timely and credible news alerts regarding each verified incident in Khmer and English and submit them to RAM for review, editing, and online publication on social media and website.News alerts in English and KhmerAs case happens
Produce investigation/study reports, case analysis and report, and factsheets (for prominent case every quarter and annually after finalizing quarterly and annually journalism monitoring reports) following the investigation/fieldwork in Khmer and English for submission to RAM.At least 2 cases report and 3 quarterly and annual monitoring reports are translated from English to Khmer.1st factsheet produced in 1st week of October 2nd factsheet produced on 3rd week of December and annual factsheet produced by the end of Dec 2024.
Provide support to RA program to translate case reports, and quarterly/ annual monitoring reports or other related materials as needed.At least 3 factsheets and 3 quarterly and annual monitoring reports are produced in English and translated into Khmer.1st factsheet produced in 1st week of October; 2nd factsheet produced on 3rd week of December and annual factsheet produced by the end of Dec 2024. (RAM may assign the consultant to produce more as needed.)

Required Qualification

The selected applicant must have the following qualifications and experiences:

  • Knowledge of Cambodia’s media landscape and journalists’ rights
  • Understanding of different dimensions of journalists’ safety including the gendered nature of harassment against women journalists
  • At least five years of professional experience in producing news reports in English and/or Khmer.
  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism and other related fields
  • Ability to communicate fluently in English and Khmer
  • Ability to travel to provinces independently or in team to conduct fieldwork as assigned
  • Ability to commit to strict deadlines and flexible working hours

Application Submission

Interested applicants are required to submit an Expression of Interest and up-to-date CV to the following email: [email protected] no later than 9 June 2024.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews.

About Company

#19, St. 388, Sangkat Tuol Svay Prey I, Khan Boeng Keng Kang, Phnom Penh.

Job Information

Status: Re-Open Job type: Temporary Salary: Negotiable Publish date: 30 May 2024

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