CDP is seeking a highly self-motivated individual as the Senior Communication Officer to expand CDP’s outreach and profile in China. The successful candidate will have at least 2 years’ professional working experience and a broad range of communication skills, including writing, editing, social media, translating, content development, event management, etc. The successful candidate is expected to be familiar with at least one of CDP’s main working areas, such as climate change, water security and forests protection. Solid knowledge of ESG investment and sustainable finance would be a plus. The position also requires ability to develop marketing materials for engagement with multi-stakeholders.
Key responsibilities include:
◥ Engagement materials development: write and edit press releases, articles, brochures, and other communication materials for engagement with target stakeholders；
◥ Media relationship management: write and edit materials for distribution to news media, including press releases, advisories, fact sheets, quote sheets, etc；
◥ Social media outlets maintenance: develop and implement strategies to enhance thevisibility of CDP China’s social media outlets, especially CDP China website, Wechat, blogs and newsletter; work closely with program teams to develop and create contents and update social media outlets timely；
◥ Publication quality control: review programmatic materials and ensure that they are written and presented in a way that is consistent with CDP’s branding policies and quality standards; review the development of communication materials, including contracting translators, designers, and printing house, to ensure timely and high-quality production of materials；
◥ Communication coordination: lead programmatic communication activities and events,including arranging and sending out media invitations and review the design and productionof event materials；
◥ Internal communication and events coordination;
The successful candidate will have:
◥ Master degree with expertise in the area of communications, journalism or media;
◥ At least 2 years of professional experiences in communications role in either business or NGO sector;
◥ Excellent writing/editing and oral communication skills in Chinese and English；
◥ Experience in content development and social media (such as WeChat official account and website) management is a must;
◥ Demonstrate good working knowledge of Adobe Photoshop,Adobe After Effects, Adobe Flash, Adobe In Design, Word, Excel and PowerPoint;
◥ Passionate for sustainable development related issues;comfortable to work in an international setting;
◥ Self-motivated, enthusiastic, hard-working and personable;
This is a full-time position based in CDP’s Beijing office. We offer a competitive salary and social, health and housing funds in accordance with local regulations, with 20 days’ vacation per year (increasing to 25), in addition to national holidays plus supplemental healthcare, etc.
Interested applicants must beeligible to work legally in China.
Before you apply:
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Please express your interest and suitability in the cover letter in English, with a resume in both Chinese and English, and send it to email@example.com. Please also state yourexpected salary in your covering letter.
Use the subject line “CDP SCOApplication – [Name+ Affiliation+ Graduate School+ Major]" for the job Senior Communication Officer.
Resumes will be reviewed on a rolling basis until Nov. 25th, 2021, or longer if the position is not yet filled.