Results Dissemination Consultant

Tags: Covid-19 climate change English Spanish Environment
  • Added Date: Tuesday, 19 July 2022
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Advisory Services Division (ADV)

Results Dissemination Consultant

Context of this search:

The Inter-American Investment Corporation (IDB Invest), a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, is a multilateral organization based in Washington, D.C., that is committed to the development of Latin America and the Caribbean through the private sector.

The Team:

The Strategy and Developmentโ€™s (DSP), with its division, the Advisory Services Division (ADV) is responsible for leading IDB Invest efforts to create, implement and sustain its strategic vision and achieve development impact and additionality. DSP delivers on Development Effectiveness, Strategic Planning and Knowledge, Social Environmental and Governance, Advisory Services, and Corporate Affairs.

What youโ€™ll do:

The primary objective of this consultancy is to assist with the dissemination of the Advisory services knowledge and capacity building products at IDB Invest at large and IDBG.

The consultant will:

  • Work with ADV to design and deliver a communications strategy for engaging different stakeholders by employing appropriate media types.
  • Supports teams with storytelling; communications & messaging; writing & editing; media design & development.
  • Works with teams to develop a stakeholder mapping analysis to identify countries' specific priorities and trends.
  • Support activities related to the internal communication and engagement strategy for the Advisory Services Division.
  • Design activities to build key alliances and relationships and promote collaborative partnerships and communications with stakeholders as well as internal and external media partners, to advance key elements of ADVโ€™s agenda and the accomplishment of agreed objectives.
  • Coordinate the generation of online content (website, blogs, social media, and publications) to engage target audiences.
  • Support teams to ensure application of policies and procedures regarding the publication of operational and non-operational documents in the IDB Invest's external webpage.
  • Contribute to the development and quality assurance of knowledge products and manage the development, distribution, and maintenance of print and electronic information for the division.
  • Collaborate with Investment officers in the preparation and edit of communications products to ensure effectiveness and clarity of messages, delivery channels and brand consistency.
  • Build and manage external media and internal communications partners relationships.
  • Contribute to the planning, coordination, and executions of events, such as UN Climate Change Conferences, online webinars, and other conferences.
  • Monitor, evaluate and report on the delivery and effectiveness of the communications plan and activities, including impact on target audiences over time.

    What youโ€™ll need:

    • Citizenship: You are a citizen of one of our 48-member countries. We may offer assistance with relocation and visa applications for you and your eligible dependents
    • Consanguinity: You have no family members (up to fourth degree of consanguinity and second degree of affinity, including spouse) working at the IDB Group.
    • Education: Master's degree in Communications or equivalent in communications, international development and/or environmental studies
    • Experience A minimum of 5 years of relevant professional experience, or the equivalent combination of education and experience, including three years of experience in storytelling; media design & development; communications & messaging; stakeholder insight & outreach and events planning. Ideally, direct experience working with governments, academia and the private sector, and a minimum of two years of work in an international environment
    • Languages: Excellent command of two official languages of the IDB, in this case English and Spanish. Portuguese and French a plus.

      Opportunity Summary:

      • Type of contract and modality: Consultant full time.
      • Length of contract: 12 months
      • Location: Washington, D.C.
      • Responsible person: Head of Climate Change

        Our culture: Working with us you will be surrounded by a diverse group of people who have years of experience in all types of private investment development fields, including infrastructure and energy, corporates, financial institutions, financial and non-financial products and services, gender and diversity, communications and much more.

        Because we are committed to providing equal opportunities in employment, we embrace all diversity and encourage women, LGBTQ+, persons with disabilities, afro-descendants, and indigenous people to apply.

        About us: IDB Invest, a member of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) Group, is a multilateral organization, committed to the development of the private sector of Latin America and the Caribbean by financing loans, equity investments, and guarantees. In addition, IDB Invest partners with clients to provide advisory and training services.

        The IDB Invest offers a competitive remuneration and benefits package.

        Our Human Resources Department carefully reviews all applications.

        Due to the current COVID-19 pandemic and its implications for our Region, the IDB Group is reviewing its hiring needs and re-prioritizing its areas of talent acquisition. We encourage candidates to continue to apply to the active postings, yet current job openings may be subject to further decisions in terms of timing of the processes, or other actions, in accordance with business needs. Final hiring decisions may also be conditioned to the candidateโ€™s ability to timely relocate to the post of duty at the moment of starting service. Additional Information

        • External Opening Date: Jul 19, 2022
        • External Closing Date: Aug 1, 2022
        • External Contact Email:
        • External Contact Name: Mariam Bolaรฑos Martinez
        • Job Field: Technical Support

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