Operational Communication Manager – SIEGE – based in FRA-Asnieres-sur-Seine At First International Emergency

Fixed-Term Contract: 12 months

Starting position: 01/15/2024

Location: FRA-Asnières-sur-Seine

PUI around the world

With its 40 years of experience, Première Urgence Internationale:

Helps nearly 6 million beneficiaries

With a budget of more than € 100 million per year

Distributed in 22 countries, on 5 continents

Thanks to the involvement and commitment of:

More than 3000 national employees

Around 220 expatriates of 45 different nationalities

And 140 employees at headquarters

PUI works in 10 sectors of intervention and stands out for the implementation of an integrated approach in its response. This method aims to identify and understand all the needs of people affected by a crisis. Our teams are mobilizing to provide a global response to all the basic needs of populations victims of humanitarian crises in an emergency, allowing them to regain autonomy and dignity.

To find out more about our history , our values , our areas of intervention.

Focus on the Communication Department

The Communication Department is made up of 4 people. The mission of its members is to highlight the association’s actions throughout the world.

And the Operational Communication Officer in all this?

As Operational Communications Manager, your mission is to identify, boost and coordinate the communications initiatives of Première Urgence Internationale’s missions. You are the relay between the field and the communication expertise at headquarters (press relations, digital communication, fundraising, content production, events, etc.).

To this end, your responsibilities will be as follows:

Development of mission communication strategies and project-specific communication plans. You will provide advice, assistance and support to operational staff at headquarters and missions in their communication actions. You will support missions in achieving their objectives and meeting donor requirements.

Contribution to the association’s institutional communications strategy: you bring quality content from the field to participate in developing the organization’s reputation.

Events: you contribute to the organization of events aimed at increasing the reputation of the structure, both in the countries of intervention and among the general public in France.

You transmit your technical communication knowledge to teams in the field with the aim of empowering missions in the management of their communication strategy.

The challenges that await you:

• Encourage operational teams to provide quality communication content. • Production of content in a variety of formats for the organization’s different communication channels • Demonstrate diplomacy and adaptability with diverse teams

What you will need to succeed


You can provide proof of a higher diploma in Communication or Journalism.


You have at least 2 years of experience in communications for non-governmental organizations. You know the workings and constraints of field operations, and you have already been to difficult areas.


You have excellent writing skills, maintaining a network of collaborators and project management. A communications professional, you also master digital and audiovisual communication tools and issues.

Required qualities

You demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills, ease of communication and teamwork in a multicultural context. You feel invested, committed and demonstrate organizational rigor, responsiveness and adaptability.


You have an excellent level of French and English. Arabic and Spanish skills are highly appreciated.

A word from the manager

“A rapidly expanding NGO, Première Urgence Internationale is expanding its Communication department and equipping itself with solid skills to clearly highlight our actions on the ground. In a strategy based on testimony, we need a person who will have the privileged position of overseeing all the countries of the NGO and acting as a cornerstone between operations and Communication. »

PUI will offer you

Status frame

Salary: 3000.00 EUR gross monthly over 12 months, depending on experience

Medical coverage: 80% of health and welfare mutual insurance

Coverage: Coverage of 50% of the transport ticket and 60% of Restaurant Tickets (with a face value of €9)

Rest : 5 weeks of paid leave per year + 1 RTT per month (37 hours/week)

A flexible teleworking policy , based on three modalities.

Our engagements

Première Urgence Internationale considers the diversity of nationalities, genders, beliefs, profiles and statuses within its Human Resources as a major asset for its humanitarian action, and therefore adheres to strict compliance with the principle of non-discrimination throughout its work. recruitment process.

Première Urgence Internationale practices a policy of zero tolerance towards exploitation, sexual abuse and mistreatment, in all its forms, of women, children and all other vulnerable people. It mobilizes all of its staff in the promotion, dissemination and respect of the principles set out in its ethical charter.

Please note that Première Urgence Internationale will under no circumstances request financial participation for administrative costs linked to recruitment. Any information in this direction would be fraudulent, please disregard it.

Do you recognize yourself in this profile and do you agree with our commitments? Do you feel ready to take on the challenge and join the big PUI family?

How to apply

How to apply?

Please follow this link and complete the form on our careers site.

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