ProVeg International Remote
Nov 22, 2019Full time
About ProVeg ProVeg is an international food awareness organization with the mission to reduce global animal consumption by 50% by the year 2040. We are active in eight countries across four continents and are growing rapidly. We work with governments, private companies, public institutions, medical professionals, and the public to help the world transition to a more plant-based society and economy that is sustainable for humans, animals, and the planet. Role Summary ProVeg is currently expanding to the US, for this we are seeking a Communications Manager to develop and expand the ProVeg US brand. We are looking for a talented communicator with an outgoing, positive, and professional attitude. The Communications Manager will work proactively and creatively as part of the team. Responsibilities Develop, implement, and continuously improve the communications plan for ProVeg USA Generating public awareness of and discourse around ProVeg USA Overseeing the creation of all print and video materials for ProVeg USA Managing communication channels, including social media, email newsletters, and media outreach Planning and coordinating workshops, talks, press conferences, and networking events Competencies Required Proven experience with a minimum of two years of working in Communications, preferably in the vegan or Animal Rights movement Experience in developing and implementing communication strategies Master degree in Public Relations or a comparable field Experience managing external communications channels, including social media, email, and traditional media Excellent written and verbal English skills; additional language skills desirable Outstanding copywriting skills Strong collaboration and excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to thrive in a team Ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people, both in-person and online Project management and event planning experience Experience in the design and execution of marketing and public relations activities Good understanding of and alignment with ProVeg International’s vision and mission Experience in working with people from different backgrounds and a strong commitment to equal opportunities Self-starter personality with a curious nature and a drive to continuously optimise A positive, proactive and enthusiastic work attitude Ability to work well under pressure and manage time effectively Willingness to take over additional tasks as and when they arise Maintaining professionalism at all times Preferred Understanding of effective altruism Knowledge of the innovation food and global food sector Benefits: Salary: $40-45,000 USD annual, depending on experience and qualification. Health care. 3 weeks’ paid vacation, 10 paid national holidays, 5 paid sick days. Provision of a work laptop. Flexible, trust-based working arrangements and home office arrangements. A strong organisational focus on personal development and designated training budget. Career development support. Mindfulness Program. Net wage optimization. We are a workplace that encourages everyone to bring their whole selves to work. We are an inclusive workplace for our diverse employees around the world. And last but not least: Become part of a great team and work with us towards a world where everyone chooses delicious and healthy food that is good for all humans, animals, and our planet! When? Application deadline: December 19, 2019 Phone interviews: End of December 2019 Face-to-face interviews: Mid of January Start date: February 2020 Job Description Status: Permanent, Full-time Hours: 40 hours/week Location: Remotely Reports to: Executive Director ProVeg US Our Application Procedure Your application should include a cover letter and CV. Please tell us how you found this job ad. Please submit your application using our online form. (https://proveg.com/jobs/) Thank you! If you have successfully made it to the long list of applicants, you will be invited for a phone interview, usually within two weeks of the application deadline. Should you be shortlisted, the next steps will be: An online task. A face-to-face interview (remote possible). If applicable, an optional ‘trial day’, that includes the handling of tasks that are typical for the role you are applying for. This step helps us to get to know you and your way of working better and gives you a chance to get a full picture of the job and our organisation. The final decision may require an additional interview, usually with Senior Management. Diversity Statement ProVeg is committed to equal employment opportunity for all, regardless of race, religion, colour, sex, age, national origin or ancestry, refugee background, genetic information, disability, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, HIV status, gender identity, or gender expression. People of colour, minorities, women, people of all genders, people with disabilities, people from LGBTQIA+ communities, people of all age groups, and people living with HIV are strongly encouraged to apply.