Communications Officer

WWF was one of the first International non-government organizations working in Vietnam. In 1985, WWF began working on a national conservation strategy and since then has worked closely with the Vietnamese Government on a diverse range of environment issues and implemented field activities across the country.

WWF-Vietnam is part of WWF-Greater Mekong which operates in 5 countries: Laos, Thailand, Myanmar, Cambodia and Vietnam. Find out more at http://vietnam.panda.org/.

We are looking for experienced candidates for the position of: Communications Officer

Base location: Hochiminh city, Vietnam

Major functions: The Communications Officer performs on building and enhancing WWF’s brand to support WWF’s conservation strategy. He/she is a storyteller who can get people and corporates interested and engaged in nature, environment, sustainability development through powerful stories. He/she plays key role in supporting the delivery of strategic marketing outcomes and in managing and coordinating joint communications strategies to maintain strong and committed partnerships in the long-term.  He/she is also responsible for all WWF’s digital channels including FB, YouTube and website.

Key requirements for the role include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing Communications / Marketing / Journalism focus on Business or in relevant fields
  • 3-5 years of work experience in communication and marketing accountabilities
  • Experience in collateral production, marketing and PR activities, and project management
  • Experience of working in international organizations
  • Familiar with environmental and conservation issues in Vietnam
  • Knowledge of the business sector and specific companies (market intelligence) in Vietnam, and in the Greater Mekong Region is an advantage
  • Effective research and writing skills
  • Understanding of the charity sector, fundraising and supporter relationship management and a proven track record in marketing and/or fundraising within the charity and/or private sectors, including substantial experience in brand response marketing are advantages
  • Understanding of communication trends and the changing media landscape in Vietnam
  • Experienced in digital comms and marketing; Good in designing
  • Able to think both strategically and innovatively, and translate this into delivery of results;
  • Exceptional communication, presentation and influencing skills, combined with the ability to work under pressure in a changing environment
  • Proven financial acumen and budget management capability
  • Good Facilitation and coordination; Planning and organizing skills
  • English and Vietnamese proficiency

How to apply

Detailed Job Descriptions for the position is posted on http://vietnam.panda.org/en/about_us/jobs/ and as attached.

Interested candidates should email a cover letter, curriculum vitae in English and scan/photo of diplomas/certificates to recruitment.vn@wwfgreatermekong.org, stating the position title in the subject line of the email, by 19th November 2017.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

“WWF is an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce.”

Job Details
Organisation Name: 
WWF
Location: 
Ho Chi Minh
Application Deadline: 
Sun, 2017-11-19