Digital Communications & Advocacy Consultant

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24 Apr 2019

Job Purpose 

The job holder is expected to plan, develop and implement digital communications and advocacy activities supporting WFP’s donor and corporate visibility strategy in the EU institutional context. She/he will help position WFP as a leading humanitarian and development organization in the field of food security, enhancing WFP’s profile vis-à-vis key audiences in the digital space.

Key Accountabilities

  • Manage BRU’s social media and online presence via @WFP_Europe, ensuring quality social content creation – especially audiovisual assets – and coordinating BRU’s digital outreach to EU and Belgian donors as well as the media, UN partners, NGOs and relevant influencers
  • Drive BRU’s digital engagement and ensure effective online community management, aiming to use social media to identify, reach and influence key ‘movers and shakers’ in the EU policy and wider European context, including political decision-makers and other influencers
  • Support BRU’s pan-European, multi-channel campaigns, including creating, managing, and reporting on paid social campaigns and adverts  

Key requirements for entry and the role

  • Three years of professional experience in communications, advocacy and/or marketing, including at least 2 years in a multi-cultural environment, working on projects geared towards EU institutional audiences and the general European public
  • Languages: fluency (level C) in English is a must; fluency in local languages, particularly French, would be an advantage
  • Advanced knowledge of social media platforms, analytics, planning tools and trends
  • Applicants must reside within commuting distance of the duty station Brussels, Belgium, as it’s a local consultancy contract

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Deadline for applications: 28 April 2019

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