Work with Theirworld

Theirworld's work is driven by a brilliant global team of campaigners, world-class researchers, dedicated advocates and programme experts working together to give every child the best start in life.

Unleash their potential, amplify their voice, unlock Theirworld!
 
We are looking for a dynamic and experienced International Media Manager and Communications Assistant to join the team at Theirworld.
 
Join a brilliant global team of campaigners, world-class researchers, dedicated advocates and programme experts working together to give every child their best possible start in life. Theirworld leads with the passion of an activist and mobilises with the skill and organisation of a strategist.  If you are ambitious, unwilling to settle for small wins, easy fixes or low hanging fruit, then we would like to hear from you.
 
Submit your CV and a covering email to [email protected] including the name of the role of interest in the subject line of your email.
 
For more information about Theirworld visit theirworld.org

DEADLINE: Friday 13th OCTOBER

International Media Manager

Required

  • More than 4 years’ experience as a journalist or press manager.
  • Proven track record in developing, promoting and telling inspiring stories across traditional and digital media. 
  • Ability to build and maintain a relationship with journalists and manage active relevant press lists.
  • A strong news sense and confidence pitching issues to news media outlets.
  • Good writing skills for a news audience and ability to write influential press releases, quotes and comment articles.
  • Experience managing content gathering and press events (e.g. media trips, photo calls, freelancers and partners)

Syrian refugee children in Lebanon give a high five

Photo credit: Theirworld/Hussein Baydoun

Communications and Campaigns Assistant

Required:

  • The ability to write clear, concise, persuasive copy and research, quickly
  • Able to use own initiative, conduct research and feedback findings clearly and concisely
  • The ability to quickly understand and engage with complex logistics and campaign plans
  • An ability to get to grips with new tools (like a mass email tool or the Facebook ad platform)
  • Professionalism, efficiency and results-oriented delivery on short timelines
  • The ability to quickly learn and understand new campaign areas without getting lost in unnecessary detail
  • Professionalism, efficiency and results-oriented delivery on short timelines

Desirable:

  • Up to date knowledge of media, communicating and campaigning
  • Up to date knowledge of policy and debates in current campaigns areas
  • Familiarity with a mass email tool for campaigns such as ActionKit, BSDTools, MailChimp, ConstantContact etc
  • Experience writing press releases and developing case studies
  • Experience in writing for or managing social platforms to engage audiences and drive traffic to websites.
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