Community Editor, Stunting & Malnutrition

News Deeply
  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
    Commercial
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Posted
    Aug 22

Position description

News Deeply builds networks of passionate communities that allow key stakeholders to engage and exchange valuable insights. Our knowledge-driven platforms serve as the go-to hub for each topic, bringing together influencers in an immersive content experience that includes articles, videos, newsletters, data and research, community conversations and events.

We are seeking a Community Manager based in either New York, Beirut, London, or Paris. This person will lead audience engagement and development efforts for a 10-month project (starting mid-September) to help launch and develop a platform that will focus on malnutrition and stunting, especially in the developing world. This is a high-impact role, working closely with our editorial and product teams internally and with our stakeholder audience externally.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Map, grow, and strengthen our audience of policymakers, academics, corporates, NGOs, and journalists.
  • Engage the community through editorial projects (e.g., Q&As, op-eds), conversations on each platform and social media, live and virtual events, and user research.
  • Understand and translate user needs, metrics, and journeys into actionable items to be executed in conjunction with the editorial and product teams.
  • Develop and execute effective amplification and promotion efforts through social media, newsletters, and media partnerships.

Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of experience in journalism, social media, copywriting, public relations, community outreach, user research and/or data analysis.
  • Excellent writing and editing skills.
  • Experience in amplifying content and engaging with expert audiences across social platforms, such as Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Quora.
  • Comfort with high-touch engagement with high-level stakeholders.
  • Creativity, problem solving, and grit, with ability to pick up the slack and be the glue between multiple teams.
  • Team player, with experience working with and coordinating across multiple priorities and team members in several timezones.
  • Domain experience in nutrition and stunting issues and their respective communities is a big plus.
  • Desire to work in a high-impact environment with colleagues who are passionate to surface vital information and connect communities on the topics that matter deeply to the state of work.
  • Note: Some travel may be required.

Application instructions

Interested parties please send a resume and cover letter.

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