Communications and Engagement Officer at Women for Women International (WfWI)

Women for Women International (WfWI) - In countries affected by conflict and war, Women for Women International (WfWI) supports the most marginalized women to earn and save money, improve health and well-being, influence decisions in their home and community and connect to networks for support. By utilizing skills, knowledge, and resources, she is able to create sustainable change for herself, her family, and community.Since 1993, Women for Women International (WfWI) has helped nearly 429,000 marginalized women in countries affected by war and conflict. We directly work with women in eight countries, offering support, tools, and access to life-changing skills to move from crisis and poverty to stability and economic self-sufficiency.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Communications and Engagement OfficerLocation: Jos, Plateau PurposeThe Communications Officer will focus on positioning Women for Women International (WfWI) in terms of media and events to increase visibility and engagement.He will focus on assisting in developing stories and content to be shared through WfWI’s digital platforms.He will develop content that is timely and that advances key messages and engages supporters while working with the Communications team on an overall social media strategy that is aligned with the greater communications strategy.ResponsibilitiesManage content development and posts on all WfWI digital platformsWork with the country office communications team to manage and grow collection of stories and multimedia assetsAssist in reviewing WfWI-N external/internal communications to ensure adherence to brand guidelinesWork with the country office communications team to develop a social media strategy that folds in to larger communications and external engagement strategyAssist in collaborating across departments in the country office and reviewing internal communications to identify potential story leads and ideas for WfWI’s blog and websiteMonitor news and identify opportunities to position WfWI-N on various issuesEdit photographs and produce short videos to enhance WfWI-N’s multimedia storytelling, and develop creative briefs to guide graphic designers and video editors for larger projectsAssist in drafting press releases, speeches and blogs using best practices in impact story-telling to advance our brand and key messagesDevelop and update fact sheets, talking points, speeches, pitch packets, and outreach materials to support external engagements for key departmentsStrengthen and support internal communications as neededOther responsibilities as assigned by supervisor.

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