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In partnership with the regional office and the Global Marketing and Communications team, the director leads and executes an integrated communications strategy to build World Vision ‘ s reputation and brand with key audiences within the region and globally.
The role directs work that encourages innovation in order to optimise ways of working, increase stewardship of resources and strengthen the quality of communications deliverables for the World Vision Partnership
Advises Regional Leadership and National Directors in field programmes across the region on strategic reputation, brand and communications opportunities and issues to elevate understanding, performance and accountability across the region.
Leads communications efforts which contribute to supporting Partnership fundraising and brand priorities such as Leapfrog, Chosen™ , Childhood Rescue, grant acquisition and communicating evidence of impact that builds trust.
Directs response communications in humanitarian emergencies to ensure Partnership media and fundraising needs are met through talent mobilisation and provision of targeted content, proactive and reactive messaging and media spokespersons.
Ability to react very quickly to disasters and provide strategic and operational advice on handling them.
Demonstrable track record of developing and executing external communications within scope and budget to positively impact the organisation ‘ s influence and visibility
Ability to identify and understand different audiences and utilise appropriate communication channels and content
Demonstrated experience leading effective digital communications, including social media and an understanding of relevant tools and trends.
Ability to define and strengthen organisational brand awareness and reputation through multiple channels
Experience leading/managing multiple and/or overlapping content production assignments across multiple contexts that engage, compel and demonstrate knowledge, impact and expertise
Proven ability to effectively team and project manage to deliver outcomes on time
Experience linking communication outputs with fundraising, especially in a non-profit setting