Communication Specialist

About us

The Vietnam Initiative for Energy Transition (VIET) is a newly established think tank with the mission to accelerate the Energy Transition process in Vietnam towards a low carbon economy based on renewable energy sources and energy efficiency.

Our main objective is to deliver fact-based analysis on key drivers for the energy transition and provide a platform for discussions on technological, economic and policy aspects of the Vietnamese energy sector. We also focus on broader information and communication exchange towards the public and policy dialogues. Created in August 2018, we are the first independent think tank in Vietnam specialized in the energy transition and climate protection.

We are seeking to hire at the earliest possible starting date A Communication Specialist. Detail as below:

Job description:

  • You will be collaborating to develop a global communication and media strategy for VIET. You will push boundaries of digital experience via content and communication. This is a great opportunity for someone to join a local and international team on all company communications and outreach efforts.
  • You have several years of marketing experience and a strong writing background, including blogs and press releases.
  • In this role, you will execute internal and external marketing and communications activities to support the overall branding and communications of the organization. You will collaborate to establish standards, guidelines, action plans and voice for the Think Tank through all communication.
  • You will develop and implement global communications and media strategy and brand recognition.

For Responsibilities, Benefit, Preferred Qualifications and Skills, please see the vacancy announcement on our website:

The position is based in Hanoi. Term of contract is 12 months full time after 2 months’ probation period, with a possible extension depending on results. The position is available immediately. The selection process is competitive.

Interested candidates are invited to send their applications (including a cover letter, a CV describing your relevant experience and availability to start, 2-3 writing samples and other supporting documents) to [email protected] no later than June 17, 2020.

Note: Please state “Application for [JOB] - VIET” in the subject line on the email. The short-listed candidates will be contacted within 2 weeks after the deadline.

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Application Deadline: 
Wed, 2020-06-17