Associate Communications Officer - Global Content and Campaigns

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  • Added Date: Tuesday, 09 August 2022
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The Team

In June 2020, the foundation hired a Chief Communications Officer and established a new Communications Division to coordinate the foundation\u2019s global communications strategy. The division brings together internal and external communications to advance the foundation\u2019s mission of a more equitable world.

The Global Content and Campaigns team is responsible for targeting and engaging priority audiences with compelling content and campaigns to help advance our advocacy and programmatic goals and support the foundation\u2019s brand. The team is responsible for the development and implementation of integrated marketing campaigns and leading foundation brand channels in alignment with our priorities. The team includes Goalkeepers, gatesfoundation.org, The Optimist, the Discovery Center, and the channel strategy and social media management for the foundation and our leadership.

Your Role

The Content and Campaigns team develops creative strategy and content in alignment with program strategies and brand guidelines to improve audience engagement and drive advocacy and brand goals. The team defines the creative direction in alignment with the brand strategy and works with our program and regional communications functions to develop and implement premier content for a variety of digital channels and campaigns.

The Associate Communications Officer (ACO), Global Content and Campaigns is a key member of the Content team, and a member of the broader Communications Division. Reporting to the Deputy Director of Content, the position is intended to be based in Seattle and will work collaboratively with colleagues across the foundation\u2019s global offices. The role will support the Senior Communications Officers in the development, visioning, direction, and editing, and approvals of content for key campaigns, moments, and across all digital channels. Content often includes video, audio, motion design, photography, traditional design, data visualization, and copy.

Interest in story spotting, writing, insights-based marketing strategic audience-first and digital-first positioning, and programmatic content/data are highly encouraged. The role is also vital in building an inclusive culture that engages, encourages, and promotes diverse voices and perspectives. This position is a limited-term position for 36 months.

What You'll Do

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