The Wikimedia Foundation is seeking a Senior Communications Strategist to join its Community Relations team, which supports communications between the Wikimedia Foundation staff and Wikimedia stakeholders including its community of volunteers. This position will play an essential role in advancing the Wikimedia movement’s vision to create a world in which every human being can freely share in the sum of all knowledge.
In this role, you will be responsible for leading and driving the development of strategic communications to keep Wikimedia’s global communities informed and engaged across languages and regions, as well as keeping the Foundation informed and engaged on what our communities desire. You will be a thought leader and guide us in how, when and where to communicate with our communities, contributing to the department goal of advancing common understanding, smooth collaboration and results.
You will establish processes to gather and promote community news and updates, and protocols to receive and respond in a timely manner to community feedback. You will join the team that is building Wikimedia Space, a new platform for community support and collaboration. You will work closely with every team in the Community Engagement and Communications departments.