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Communications Manager, SDSN TReNDS

Company: Sustainable Development Solutions Network
Location: Binghamton
Posted on: September 8, 2019

Job Description:

The Sustainable Development Solutions Network’s Thematic Research Network on Data and Statistics (SDSN TReNDS) is seeking a Communications Manager. Communications are a critical part of TReNDS in increasing the visibility of our work and enhancing our reputation among target audiences, including national statistical systems, international organizations, governments, NGOs, other academic institutions, and donors. We represent a set of leading academic and policy voices in the model of a think tank, furthering evidence-based insights and recommendations for harnessing the data revolution for sustainable development. Our communications manager must be able to think “big picture” in supporting our existing communications strategy and adapting it as needed, while also being capable and efficient in the details of its execution, from producing events to content management. The ideal candidate will have experience in strategy development, technical writing or research, editing, event management, digital content management, and relationship management (including with independent contractors or agencies). Some international travel, largely in support of international events, can be anticipated. RESPONSIBILITIES Strategy – 20%Adapting TReNDS’ current communications strategy as neededDeveloping communications strategies with partners for joint projectsDeveloping a content calendar as neededResearching new opportunities for engagement and communication e.g. with potential partners, in media outlets, through various community channels and forumsLiaising with SDSN Communications colleagues on broader organizational communications strategy and planning Writing & Editing – 20%Directing contributors on written outputs for TReNDS’ projectsReviewing and editing written outputs from TReNDS’ secretariat, experts, and partners, including copyediting, aligning to style guides where relevant, and incorporating key messagingDeveloping blog posts for SDSNTReNDS.orgDeveloping blog posts or other medium-form written content for partner channels and/or external opportunities Web & Digital Content Management – 15%Developing short-form content for social media and other digital channels, both owned and externalDeveloping basic graphics or editing images to accompany digital contentDeveloping promotional kits for timely initiatives, launches, or publications, including strategic platform and partner outreachPosting and scheduling content across digital communities and platformsIdentifying potential new channels for TReNDS’ engagementFormatting and managing content for web, notably research outputs and blogposts; familiarity with Squarespace or other content management systems is requiredLeading or supporting project-specific website strategy and development with organization’s web developer or external agencies Event Management – 15%Researching potential events for participationDeveloping submissions and presentations for event sessions, conference papers, and similar, often in collaboration with key partnersCoordinating with relevant event contactsResearching vendors for TReNDS-hosted events, coordinating with related vendors, and procuring vendors for eventsProviding A/V support and onsite logistics as needed, including at joint project events Graphic Design (minimal) – 5%Designing for digital channels, e.g. social media posts (see "Web & Digital Content Management"); experience with Adobe Creative Suite idealResearching and coordinating with design agencies/creatives for larger outputs Relationship Management – 15%Coordinating with key partners on communications strategies and execution for shared projectsManaging agencies or independent contractors for design or other services (see “Writing & Editing,” “Graphic Design”)Engaging with potential new partners (see “Strategy” above) Administrative – 10%Invoicing and purchasing associated with the above activities, including but not limited to vendor contractingGeneral logistics and team engagement such as coordinating and attending team meetings, managing travel logistics for work travel, assisting with project management and organization, and similar QUALIFICATIONS Bachelor’s degree preferred Professional fluency in English required, other languages a plusMinimum of 4-5 years of relevant experience in marketing, PR and/or communications preferredExperience and/or interest in sustainable development Exceptional writing, editing, and oral communications skills requiredProficiency with content management systems (Squarespace preferred) and social media management requiredWorking ability in graphic design and digital content development tools preferred (Adobe Creative Suite preferred), but not requiredStrong time-management skills and ability to work in fast-paced environmentAdept at learning and navigating new technologies quickly

Keywords: Sustainable Development Solutions Network, Binghamton , Communications Manager, SDSN TReNDS, Other , Binghamton, New York

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