Communication Officer

Organization
Fundación Capital
Location
Anywhere, with preference in Ciudad de Mexico, Buenos Aires and Bogotá.
Job Type
Contract
Deadline for Applications
06/30/2018
Contact Information
julieta.bossi@fundacioncapital.org
Tags
Contract

We are seeking a Communications Officer to strengthen the internal and external communications of our organization. S/he will create content and update digital marketing tools (website, social media, publications for international digital media outlets), develop external communication materials and coordinate internal communications. Only native English speakers with knowledge of Spanish will be considered for this position. Our ideal candidate is based in Colombia, Mexico, Paraguay, Tanzania or Argentina (although this remains negotiable), and will work under a service provision contract with a high chance to renew. We offer a flexible and creative professional opportunity with an award-winning social enterprise, where you can turn ideas into reality, and collaborate with an inspiring, diverse and international team.

Additional Information

Duties and Responsibilities
o Create high-quality communication materials in digital, audiovisual and printed format.
o Update and maintain our website, which involves writing content in English and making updates to the structure, images and format using WordPress.
o Create content for and creatively manage our social media platforms.
o Design newsletters and manage their delivery using Mailchimp.
o Carry out the administrative tasks of the department.
o Implement strategies and develop coordination tools for effective internal management of information.
The Candidate
The person we are looking for should:
o Be independent and capable of dealing with challenges in a practical and creative manner.
o Share our interests in poverty reduction and social innovation.
o Be available to travel to areas where our program participants are located.

Specific Requirements
o Languages: Native English and knowledge of Spanish.
o Skills & Knowledge:
• Capable of transforming information into creative and attention-grabbing messages that can be adapted to various target audiences.
• Native English speaker with excellent writing, editing and verbal communication skills; proficiency in Spanish.
• Basic knowledge of design software (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign), WordPress and Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint).
o Work Experience: minimum 2 years of experience working in the field of institutional communications or marketing.
o Education: Undergraduate studies in communications, marketing, political science, international relations, administration and/or design. Graduate studies in these fields is an asset.