Senior Manager for Communications

Location
Washington
Posted
Aug 02, 2013
Closes
Sep 01, 2013
Contact
Jane Ilori
Duration
Full Time
Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree in communication, marketing, or related field
Minimum 7 years of directly related experience; 2 years experience working for a global NGO or equivalent, and 2 years supervising staff
Strong knowledge and understanding of international affairs with a focus on democracy and human rights issues
Strong ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
Demonstrated ability to build and maintain relations with elite media outlets, secure news coverage placements, and publish media content
Attention to detail and ability to multi task, generate content, and oversee the production of error-free content on tight deadlines
Strong knowledge of national and international media and publications, including both traditional and social media
Demonstrated ability to develop and implement an engaging social media strategy
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work effectively with contacts and stakeholders in diverse and cross-cultural environments, with sensitivity and a high degree of courtesy and professionalism
Strong ability to persuade and facilitate cooperation between people with divergent views
Ability to maintain the highest degree of confidentiality regarding sensitive aspects of work at all times

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