Want to be part of an innovative, creative team and use your excellent digital skills to help change lives for good? At ActionAid, digital is one of our key priorities. Our objectives are to grow our supporter base and increase online engagement and income. Our aim is to deliver an excellent user experience across all our channels to inspire the right audiences at the right time.
As Digital Producer you will be responsible for developing an effective and inspiring online presence and engagement strategy with a consistent recognizable look and feel designed to engage bigger, wider, more diverse audiences. The majority of people consume news on their smartphone and mobile news teams demand video. This is a golden opportunity for ActionAid International which has unprecedented access to human interest stories which resonate with donors. Responsible for overall online strategy, you will be key to coordinating the digital engagement plans of ActionAid country offices with the rest of the Federation, informing, sharing, amplifying and aligning online assets across relevant markets in this 45country federation. An excellent communicator, you should demonstrate a proactive, enthusiastic and practical ability to produce easy to use guidelines for colleagues to create content in their own markets and languages. You will also work with other teams to deliver cohesive, imaginative, impactful mixed media campaigns This is a fantastic opportunity to establish a culture of excellence in a fast-paced environment with a team that values experimentation and continuous improvement.
With extensive experience of developing and delivering digital content strategies for NGO’s or campaigning bodies you must be able to demonstrate a track record of managing websites and social media platforms with multiple functionality- e.g. fundraising, supporter engagement, policy informing. You must be proficient in technical design and delivery of digital assets, including creating and sharing social posts, shooting and editing video, photography, design of info-graphics with an excellent working knowledge of PremierPro or equivalent & image-editing software.
You must possess exceptional interpersonal skills and be able to quickly develop effective working relationships with a diverse stakeholder group and be able to meet tight deadlines and juggle multiple priorities effectively. You must also be willing to travel.
Energetic, enthusiastic and interested in learning within a political, changing and diverse work environment and with a strong commitment to develop, promote and practice ActionAid International’s vision, mission, values and strategy on human rights and socioeconomic justice? If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.
If you have the skills, motivation and technical knowledge we need please send your CV and cover letter , to: [email protected] by midnight on Wednesday 7th August 2019. In the subject line of your email please write ‘Digital Producer – Your Name’. You are requested to highlight in the cover letter how specifically you meet the criteria for this role. To be considered for this role, you must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work in your chosen location.
If you do not meet all the essential criteria, please don’t apply as we only invite candidates for an interview if they meet all of the essential criteria listed on the job description. In addition, your application will be stronger if you meet at least some of the desirable criteria.
Due to high volumes of applications received, should you not have received feedback on your application within two weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. We reserve the right to withdraw any of our vacancies at any time.
ActionAid is committed to providing equal opportunities for everyone regardless of their background. We value diversity and welcome applications from all sections of the community in particular women who are currently underrepresented in senior positions. We regret that agency candidates will not be considered.
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