We are looking for an enthusiastic Outreach and Strategic Communications Specialist to join our dynamic Communications and Marketing Department. WorldFish, a unique and well-respected international research organization with a mission to inform and influence solutions to global challenges, such as food security, nutrition, poverty, ocean governance, climate change and gender equality through high-quality science and strong research evidence on sustainable aquaculture and fisheries.
The post holder will be responsible for maximizing the development impact of research findings produced by WorldFish and the CGIAR Research Program on Fish Agri-Food Systems through better targeting, promotion and communication of our research evidence, insights, data and knowledge via print and digital media campaigns and strategic engagement opportunities at global and regional levels across Africa, Asia and the Pacific.
Reporting to the Director of Communications and Marketing and working closely with the Director General’s Office, the incumbent must be creative and results-oriented professional, who is media and digital-savvy with excellent communication and presentation skills and outstanding planning and coordination abilities across different geographical locations.
We are looking for an ideal candidate whom is a communications all-rounder who thrives working in dynamic, fast-paced projects and wants to make a difference through his/her work. From planning and resource management, through reporting and risk management, s/he will work closely with a team of communications experts and/or consultant to flawlessly and cohesively, execute the marketing, outreach, branding, media and press related aspect of WorldFish’s strategic communication work around global events and projects.
This position provides an excellent opportunity for someone with the enthusiasm, inspiration and ambition to make WorldFish the place to go for evidence, insights and knowledge on sustainable fisheries and aquaculture with impact on the global sustainable development agenda.