This role is a learning position and an entry into a global civil society network. We are looking for a highly motivated person to grow alongside the AGNA team and to:
Assist in the communications strategy for AGNA network, including between CIVICUS secretariat and AGNA members and between AGNA members;
Assist in the implementation of networking and engagement strategy for AGNA network to be more active and engaged in CIVICUS alliance and as a community of practice;
Support the implementation of AGNA’s strategic priorities and annual plans.
Communication & Knowledge Sharing
Contribute to strengthening and implementing AGNA’s communication strategy and information/knowledge sharing through social media, e- newsletters, and other virtual platforms.
Contribute to the identification of member’s knowledge and information needs and development of innovative ways to respond to them (webinars, trainings, etc.).
Contribute to the development of knowledge products (research, training tools, etc.)
Contribute to AGNA’s internal knowledge management processes
Database management and data analysis.
• Support the implementation of CIVICUS and AGNA networks strategy;
• Research and implement innovative engagement practices that promote partnership and knowledge sharing and amplify the work of AGNA’s members;
• Contribute to the implementation of AGNA’s thematic work; • Assist in organising events and other logistics.
Education, Language & Qualifications
• Undergraduate degree or equivalent in development studies, international relations, political science, economics, anthropology, sociology, public policy, or a related field
• Excellent written and spoken English. Proficiency in French and/or Spanish required.
Essential Knowledge, skills and Experience
1- year of experience of working in a multi-cultural team and in a non-profit environment (e.g. volunteer, internship, study aboard programs) – please note only applicants with a maximum of 3 years of non-profit experience will be considered;
Excellent writing, communication and analytical skills;
Computer and internet proficiency, including MS Office, Word, Excel
Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-cultural environment, work under
pressure, and multitasking
Desirable knowledge, skills and Experience
Knowledge of communications and social media, advocacy campaigns, partnership building, marketing (ideally in the non-profit sector), and/or project design;
Knowledge of design web apps such as canva, Piktochart, Lumen5, Prezi, etc.
Understanding of membership and networking principles; and
Knowledge of global/regional dynamics and civil society issues.
The closing deadline for applications is Close of Business on the 27th May 2019. Interested candidates should email their application to
Your application should comprise of
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted during the week of the 27th May 2019 to schedule interviews.
Due to high volumes of applications received, should you not have received feedback on your application within three weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. We reserve the right to withdraw any of our vacancies at any time.
Please be sure to indicate that you saw this position on Globaljobs.org