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ADF International is a faith-based legal advocacy organization that protects fundamental freedoms and promotes the inherent dignity of all people. Please visit ourcareer siteto view our Statement of Faith and Doctrinal Distinctives.
Alliance Defending Freedom International is looking for a highly efficient Communications Officer to join us in our Washington D.C. office. As a Communications Officer you are a vital part of the Legal Communications Team in Washington, DC. . In this role, you will report to the Legal Communications Director and are responsible for successfully communicating our mission to a broad audience that includes likeminded and mainstream media, churches and ministry friends, thought leaders and public intellectuals, as well as our growing network of allies. You will manage, write, edit, and distribute written, audio, and visual communications digitally and in print, with a particular focus on the United Kingdom and English-speaking world. This includes writing press releases, op-eds, newsletters, and full feature articles for ADF International and its advocacy team, developing audio-visual content for social media and our website, and performing a public speaking role where opportunities allow. Additionally, you will help create the content for direct response projects and integrated multi-channel fundraising campaigns for ADF International.
In this position, you will:
Proactively think about and write on topics related to our issues
Participate in the ideation and creative meetings and assist in identifying and developing innovative ideas.
Produce press releases, commentaries, opinion pieces, and news stories.
Stay connected with journalists, writers and key-influencers to discuss and generate content related to our issues on all media channels.
Produce engaging and inspiring stories for development initiatives, explaining the global, long-lasting impact of ADF Internationals work.
Update relevant website pages and assist with the timely send-out of newsletters and other digital communications.
Work collaboratively with our digital team to leverage direct response activities in the digital space.
Work with your team leader and team members in communications to ensure all vendors work to deliver the communications product according to strategy, brand corridor, and highest excellence possible.
Reinforce general creative direction, consistent tone, voice and adherence to the lexicon and brand platform throughout all communications.
Review, edit, and proofread texts for all media channels and ensure that the content aligns with our brand and lexicon.
Support and drive necessary editing of the writing of other team members.
You will be asked to perform related duties or special projects as assigned.
Skills You Need to Succeed:
Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office suite ,
CRM software like Salesforce
Mass mailers like MailChimp
Adobe Creative Suite
Demonstrated proficiency in:
Strong writing skills in English and Spanish or another language.
Organizing and paying attention to detail
Work, motivate, and initiate within a team and independently
Create content for campaigns of varying size and complexity under deadline.
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelors or masters degree in communications, international relations, business, politics, law or similar subject preferred,
5 years of equivalent work experience.
Valid Work permit for the US or US citizenship required.
Posted Date : 2022-05-07
Job type : Full Time