United People Global (UPG) is a community that encourages and enables people to participate in making the world a better place. This is achieved in various ways and especially by contributing to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). UPG works to raise awareness, strengthen belief, facilitate collaboration and foster community. UPG uses publications, projects and events to achieve its mission.
United People Global (UPG) is recruiting a Communication Manager / Associate to support our growing community as part of contributing to our mission to make the world a better place.
This work is at the heart of our community and it involves interacting with and serving our mission and our community. This is a volunteer role that comes with the following compensation and benefits:
Professional growth: add experiences and exposure to your CV that strengthen your professional profile in your chosen domain
Network: strengthen your professional and personal networks: be part of an international network and a community that spans across world regions.
Purpose: there is the possibility to lead or to participate in activities that are meaningful to you.
Possibility to do the role Part time or Full time
Flexible working hours
A diverse range of professional and functional experiences
Volunteers have priority for each new paid vacancy that opens up
Additional benefits are shared with the successful candidate
Roles and responsibilities:
Create and update content related to activities of the community
Manage content across a range of channels including traditional media and digital media
Develop and execute communications to strengthen outcomes for the Community
Suggest new ways to leverage communications to boost engagement
Develop and manage content for UPG’s websites and all social media platforms.
Write brief summaries as well as longer reports related to community activities
Stay up to date with local and global developments and news, and choose what to post
through our social media channels.
Stay connected to activities to stay updated on developments within the community
Qualified candidates are welcome with a variety of skills. No single candidate is expected to possess all qualifications as the selected candidate brings their unique set of skills to our work and complements a team.
Qualifications and Skills
Ability to transform small snippets of information into interesting and engaging stories
Ability to conduct research on information and stories
An understanding of different types of marketing and communications media, including electronic and social media
Ability to communicate effectively, be articulate, with strong writing skills and the ability to give feedback accurately
Ability to edit written work in English is a must
The ability to work equally well in a team and/or independently.
Ability to work with and respect confidential information of stakeholders.
Ability to turnaround content in a short time.
Experience with design and publications tools such as Indesign, Photoshop, Illustrator – or other similar tools is a bonus.
Ability to develop publicity materials is a bonus.
Ability to edit or create video content is an advantage
Ability to speak additional languages is an advantage
Prior experience in a communications role is an advantage
Previous experience in or willingness to learn about working with communities and/or the non-profit sector is an asset
How To Apply for United People Global Jobs 2022
All interested candidates should apply online at the link below
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