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Country Consultant – Turkey (Part-time)

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Muğla, Muğla, Turkey

Women First Digital


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Published 19 days ago

February 22, 2021
The position includes a monthly salary (based on experience).

Position:  Country Consultant – Turkey (Part-time)

Location: Remote but based in Turkey

Contract Term: 6 months with the possibility of extension

Women First Digital (WFD) is a collection of online platforms that provide information and counseling services on safe abortion, contraception and SRHR. WFD leverages the reach, innovation and power of the internet to reach as many people as possible. Through these platforms we connect women all around the world to accurate information, allowing them to make informed decisions about comprehensive abortion care and services. The following platforms comprise the WFD Program: 

1. HowToUseAbortionPill.org (also known as PinkShoes.org in regions of the world where criminalization or stigma make abortion resources inaccessible)

HowToUse is a one stop global resource for safe abortion, providing simple instructions on how to use the medical abortion pills. HowToUse also provides abortion eLearning courses, country-specific abortion information and is currently translated into 24 languages.

2. safe2choose.org

safe2choose connects women all around the world to accurate and individualized information on medical abortion pills, so that they can have a safe abortion where, when and with whom they feel most comfortable. Our team includes multilingual counselors, medical doctors and experts in the field of public health and international development that work together to provide women with accurate information about safe abortion.

3. Findmymethod.org

Created in collaboration with Bedsider.org and partners around the world, findmymethod.org shares information on contraception that is easy to understand, comprehensive, and globally representative. 

We are looking for an English-speaking Country Consultant to support all three online platforms mentioned above.

Overall Responsibilities:

·      Research and understand existing resources in Turkey women currently rely on for reproductive health information and abortion services. Help inform country marketing strategy based on landscaping analysis.

·      Support the safe2choose.org Referral Manager to identify local providers networks that are willing to partner with us and be added to our global database of referral providers.

·        Identify and explore ways to collaborate with key Turkish stakeholders who share WFPs mission in order to promote our digital platforms through the distribution of print materials and organizing strategic events that target large numbers of youth.

·        Identify digital personalities and spaces we can partner with to increase the reach of our online content and drive traffic to the three platforms.

·        Support and collaborate with WFD Communications Managers around online influencer engagement, country-specific content ideation and drafting and any other communication tasks that require localized knowledge.

·        Suggest content and effective types of promotional materials that are aligned with Turkey’s social and cultural context. Knowledge of the country’s social media character is a critical.

·        Provide innovative ideas and solutions to support key ongoing initiatives such as increasing awareness of the Findmymethod.org forum and promoting HowToUse’s certified safe abortion eLearning courses.

·        Propose region-specific tactics that would help further the WFP mission.

·        Represent WFP and distribute WFP promotional material to key stakeholder or relevant local/regional events and monitor usage and results    

·        Lead on and be responsible for increasing Turkey site traffic across all three platforms.

·      Other duties as assigned.

  

Location:

The Consultant will work online from any location in Turkey, but should be in constant communication with the Women First team. Work schedule will be defined according to candidate’s availability and WFD needs.

Minimum Qualifications:

·        Vacancy is directed at all women (trans included) and non-binary people

·        Immediate availability to work 20 hours per week (part-time)

·        Advanced English proficiency with strong reading and writing skills

·        French proficiency an added bonus.

·        Experience engaging with key SRHR stakeholders

·        Excellent grammar and spelling skills in both languages

·        Experience in sexual and reproductive health

·        Strong understanding of digital marketing strategies and content creation

·        Innovative and outside-the-box thinking

·        Ability to work without supervision

·        Excellent and proactive communication skills

·        Must have a computer with stable and strong internet connection

 

Desirable Qualifications:

·        Knowledge of medical abortion, surgical abortion and contraception

·        Social media and communications experience

·        Digital marketing experience

·        Studies in Gender and/or Feminism, especially related to women’s health

·        Knowledge and experience working with key SRH stakeholders; Experience in partnership cultivation

 

Position:  Country Consultant – Turkey (Part-time)

Location: Remote but based in Turkey

Contract Term: 6 months with the possibility of extension

Women First Digital (WFD) is a collection of online platforms that provide information and…

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Benefits

The position includes a monthly salary (based on experience).

The position includes a monthly salary (based on experience).

Level of Language Proficiency

·        Advanced English proficiency with strong reading and writing skills

·        French proficiency an added bonus.

·        Advanced English proficiency with strong reading and writing skills

·        French proficiency an added bonus.

Location

Remote
Work may be performed anywhere in Turkey

How to Apply

Application Guidelines: Please submit a CV and cover letter (max 1 page) to sonia@womenfirstdigital.org by 22 February 2021. Please indicate ‘Turkey Country Consultant’ in the subject line.

Application Guidelines: Please submit a CV and cover letter (max 1 page) to sonia@womenfirstdigital.org by 22 February 2021. Please indicate ‘Turkey Country Consultant’ in the…

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