- Mobilizing Activists around Medical Abortion (MAMA) Network
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|ABOUT THE ROLE
The MAMA Coordination Team leads the planning, implementation, reporting and improvement of our strategies and various programs and contributes to the building and administration of the movement.
Your Responsibilities will include:
1. Spearhead MAMA Network Brand & Communications Strategy
2. Engagement with MAMA Network member organizations
3. Support development and growth of MAMA Network
Who we are looking for:
Passionate and deep commitment to MAMA’s mission of building a movement to advocate and bring transformative change in abortion rights and access in Africa
Excited to support grassroot activists and organizations who have varying realities, stages of growth, cultures, languages, etc.
Track record in creating and executing effective communications strategies in an activist or rights-based environment in a relevant area such as women, gender, health rights, decriminalization, etc
Successfully led various organizations in strengthening their brand and external representation successfully. Strong skills in brand management, including reputation and risk management.
Excellent writing and copy-editing skills. You have a track record of telling stories in creative and impactful ways. Proven experience to step into a new organization and adjust your writing style to match the new voice and narrative.
Experience in executing successful campaigns and initiatives that influence various audiences to take transformative action (e.g. advocacy/policy, influence senior stakeholders).
You have a great eye for detail and design. Ability to create at least simple graphics and infographics or improve images for publishing using typical design software tools.
Track record in managing various social media strategies and platforms successfully
Excellent Coordination Skills: Keeping deliverables moving that require input from various busy parties.
You have experience driving communications across multiple geographies and cultures.
Ability to understand and balance priorities in a dual role, where you serve the needs of the overall network and the member organizations.
High personal effectiveness in remote working and working across timezones.
Bilingual ability of French and English is highly desired, either Excellent French with strong working proficiency in English, or Excellent English with strong working proficiency in French.
The role is open for candidates globally who have past relevant experience working in the African continent
Why work with us
Join our mission to continue saving lives, contributing to autonomy in reproductive health decisions and shifting power away from the formal medical system to women and other pregnant people.
Be part of a skilled multinational feminist team that values power-sharing and applies a horizontal working model
We develop and implement cutting edge strategies to put abortion and contraception access and support directly in the hands of those in need
Collaborate with and support feminist activists across Africa