Nonprofit

Digital Communications Officer

Remote
Work must be performed anywhere in the world
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Published 14 days ago

Details at a Glance

Job Type
Full Time
Start Date
July 15, 2024
Application Deadline
June 30, 2024
Experience Level
Mid-level/Managerial
Salary
See below
Because this position can be located anywhere in the world, we cannot post a salary, but will happily provide a range for you during the hiring process.

Description

About Outright International

Founded in 1990 and guided by the values of collaboration, depth, and feminism, Outright International strives to help lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, and queer (LGBTIQ) people live safer, healthier, and more empowered lives worldwide.

Outright focuses its efforts on supporting organizations to effectively document human rights violations and advocate for the rights of LGBTIQ people. Outright’s vision of change includes policy reform, legal challenges, increased coalition work, and stronger LGBTIQ communities worldwide.

Outright is currently searching for a Digital Communications Manager. The Digital Communications Manager develops and implements digital strategies with a demonstrated impact on growing online communities, proactively advancing the interests of the organization’s policy and programmatic agendas and sharing Outright’s mission with the world. They are responsible for maintaining the integrity of our online presence and building recognition worldwide for the human rights of LGBTIQ people through social media and other digital platforms. Reporting to the Director of Marketing & Communications, this person works closely with both staff and LGBTI activists worldwide to engage audiences across varying platforms. The Digital Communications Manager is a key part of the Communications team and must demonstrate initiative, creativity, judgment and a passion for human rights and social justice.


The ideal candidate will be located in time zones GMT-6 to GMT+3. This is a hybrid position for candidates in NYC, but remote for those outside of the metro-NYC area. 


RESPONSIBILITIES

● Along with the Communications team, develop a strategic digital communications and marketing plan that promotes Outright’s work both in and out of the US

● Elevate Outright’s reputation and profile globally, advancing Outright as a key resource for influential stakeholders internationally

● Write, edit, proofread and supervise production of digital content employing various strategies (writing, graphics, video) to effectively and passionately tell stories on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Linkedin and more that drive Outright’s work, raise awareness of threats against LGBTIQ people worldwide and educate the public about our cause

● Pay astute attention to details and have the ability to proofread and check one’s own work

● Manage Google Ads, Meta Ad and Google Analytics to drive traffic and visibility, employ SEO strategies and analyze performance data of organizational social media

● Demonstrate a fluency in Outright’s values, mission and voice and effectively monitor and respond online in real time to developments impacting LGBTIQ people worldwide

● Administer and manage Outright’s website and blog, and ensure that Outright’s digital data is secure and sound

● Work closely with program and fundraising staff to develop digital assets for program and fundraising purposes

● Create and edit short videos for Outright and its campaigns 

● Advise staff on digital and social media best practices and analyze Outright social media metrics in comparison to non-profit peers

● Ensure that public information about Outright’s activities is consistently branded, accessible and communicated in Outright’s voice


QUALIFICATIONS

● Minimum of five (5) years of experience in a related role, particularly with experience managing a website and social media

● Excellent organizational, writing, and proofreading skills

● Superior project management skills, with an ability to take initiative and achieve high-quality work on a high performing team

● A dexterity to work with rapid response, deliberation and consultation in regard to communicating complex issues to diverse audiences

● Fluency in social media (all platforms), digital marketing and web content strategies and development as tools for social change, and for individual donor cultivation and event promotion

● Strong knowledge of Drupal, Google AdWords, Google Analytics, Facebook Ads, and other web management tools

● Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and meet deadlines

● Superior writing and editing skills (in English)

● Proficient Photoshop, photography, filming, lighting, and video editing skills for simple social media posts

● Dedication to accuracy and strategy

● A political understanding of and/or passion for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex and queer (LGBTIQ) human rights in a global context, as well as the ever-changing means in which media is delivered and consumed

● Meta Blueprint certification or equivalent is desirable

● Must be willing to register with Facebook (and any other platforms) to run so-called “political Ads” 

About Outright International

Founded in 1990 and guided by the values of collaboration, depth, and feminism, Outright International strives to help lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, and queer (LGBTIQ) people live safer, healthier…

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluency in English is required. Additional languages would be highly beneficial.

Fluency in English is required. Additional languages would be highly beneficial.

Location

Remote
Work must be performed anywhere in the world
Associated Location
New York, NY, USA

How to Apply

 Please apply through BambooHR through the link here. https://outrightinternational.bamboohr.com/careers/70)


Outright International is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. People of color and transgender/gender-variant/intersex individuals are encouraged to apply.

Qualified candidates will be contacted. Please do not call.

 Please apply through BambooHR through the link here. https://outrightinternational.bamboohr.com/careers/70)


Outright International is an equal opportunity/affirmative action…

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