We’re Hiring! PR & Development (3-5yrs)

March 7, 2019
Category: Uncategorized

POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Public Relations & Development (3-5yrs experience)

Justice Without Borders (JWB) is inviting applications for a Singapore-based position. This position will focus on expanding JWB’s public communications, especially social media and website presence. It will also support the Executive Director and Board’s fundraising activities across its multiple offices.

This is an excellent position for someone with 3-5+ years’ PR experience and who is interested in directly learning the workings of a growing multinational charitable organisation.

About Justice Without Borders

SG Summer PR Fellow 2018

Justice Without Borders is a regional not-for-profit organisation that works to enable access to just compensation for victims of labour exploitation and human trafficking, even after they return home. Focusing on key countries in the Asia-Pacific region, JWB develops the networks, knowledge and knowhow needed to make access to justice a reality for migrant workers, no matter where they happen to be. Learn more on social media and at www.forjusticewithoutborders.org.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The Head of Public Relations & Development will manage JWB’s public communications and support its fundraising efforts across the organisation. Reporting to the Executive Director, the position includes close collaboration with JWB’s Singapore, Hong Kong and Indonesia offices. It includes management of a team of volunteers across our offices.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing public communications—including regular newsletters, social media programming, and other contacts with our stakeholders. Work with the Executive Director to develop and implement a communications strategy.
  • Expanding and maintaining website—Work will primarily be on the content side, and will assist us in finalizing our new website. Technical expertise with WordPress and experience with SEO is appreciated.
  • Aligning JWB’s fundraising activities with our communications—Supporting the ED and Board’s grant activities, corporate sponsorship, and fundraiser event work.

TERMS OF WORK

Duration: Open from 25 March, with a 3-month trial period. The position would then be ongoing.

Weekly hours: Full-time, with some overtime required.

Remuneration: Competitive NGO salary of S$3,500-$4,500, depending on experience.

QUALIFICATIONS

Candidates should have the following qualifications:

  • Based in and eligible to work in Singapore.
  • University or relevant technical degree in communications; at least 3 years PR/communications experience strongly preferred.
  • Strong project management skills
  • Fundraising experience a plus.
  • Native/near native English, with strong writing, communications, and presentation skills.
  • Experience managing social media, including Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and can work well in an international/intercultural environment.
  • Exceptional team attitude and interest in being part of an innovative, start-up non-profit team that is unique in the region, and working in a fast-paced environment.
  • Self-directed and able to follow through on tasks and responsibilities independently.

Candidates who have the following preferred qualifications are strongly encouraged to apply:

  • Graphic design experience, particularly Photoshop and InDesign.
  • Knowledge of SEO.
  • Experience with WordPress or similar website platforms.
  • Previous experience working with charitable organisations.
  • Relevant experience in migrant worker issues or related fields.
  • Bahasa Indonesia, or language ability in any other of JWB’s target country languages (Tagalog, Mandarin, Cantonese).

TO APPLY

Please send a cover letter, CV, writing sample and your salary range to:

Douglas MacLean
Executive Director, Justice Without Borders
maclean@forjusticewithoutborders.org