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Communications and Development Associate

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CorpsAfrica
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New York, NY
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Published 23 days ago

Reporting to the Executive Director and working closely with the senior management team, the Communications and Development Associate will work to coordinate the organization's communications efforts. This person will work collaboratively with senior leadership and country office staff to develop and implement communication and development activities to broaden the impact of CorpsAfrica’s programs and oversee organizational messaging, outreach, and fundraising. This is an excellent opportunity for a self-starter to gain management and nonprofit experience, be innovative and strategic, and help a dynamic organization expand carefully as well as boldly.


Responsibilities:

·      Collaborate with the Executive Director and staff to develop communications strategies that will broaden programmatic reach, secure key partnerships, and deepen the organization’s impact.

·      Work closely with country office staff to ensure that efforts are coordinated and implemented, and that CorpsAfrica’s "core" messages are organizationally consistent.

·      Manage the development, distribution, and maintenance of print and electronic informational materials, including, but not limited to, newsletters, brochures, and CorpsAfrica's website.

·      Help to draft and coordinate mailings, proposals, press releases, etc.

·      Participate in the strategy and implementation of a robust social media plan.

·      Coordinate and implement events that support CorpsAfrica’s mission and engage specific audiences.

·      Maintain close communication with country offices to provide support, guidance and mentorship.

·      Other responsibilities as assigned.


Qualifications:

●      A Bachelor’s degree and at least two years’ work experience

●      Excellent written, oral, interpersonal, presentation, and creative problem-solving skills

●      Highly collaborative style

●      Fluency in English is required; proficiency in French is preferred

A strong commitment to the mission of CorpsAfrica is required, with a desire to support youth leadership, participatory community development, impact evaluation, transparency, and accountability.

Reporting to the Executive Director and working closely with the senior management team, the Communications and Development Associate will work to coordinate the organization's communications efforts. This person will work…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Start Date
    January 3, 2022
  • Application Deadline
    December 10, 2021
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
Salary
USD $40,000 - USD $80,000
/ year

Benefits

CorpsAfrica offers a comprehensive benefits package including employer paid medical insurance, 401(k), and paid time off.

CorpsAfrica offers a comprehensive benefits package including employer paid medical insurance, 401(k), and paid time off.

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluency in English is required; proficiency in French is preferred

Fluency in English is required; proficiency in French is preferred

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in United States
Associated Location
New York, NY, USA

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter that illustrates qualifications relevant to this role and a résumé as a single PDF (titled, “LastName_FirstName – CD application”) to jobs@corpsafrica.org, with “CorpsAfrica Communications-Development Position” in the subject line. in the subject line. Applicants must be legally authorized to work in the U.S. and not require employment sponsorship. Only complete applications will be considered. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, CorpsAfrica encourages applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, marital status, physical ability or any other legally protected basis.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter that illustrates qualifications relevant to this role and a résumé as a single PDF (titled, “LastName_FirstName – CD…

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