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Compassionate healthcare and purposeful innovation for Cambodia’s children

Communications Manager

To: All interested candidates

From: Human Resource Department, Angkor Hospital for Children

Position: Communications Manager

Job location: AHC Siem Reap, Cambodia

Report to: Development Director

Vacancy: 01 position

 

AHC is looking for a highly motivated communications expert who can fill the position of Communications Manager to strengthen our international and in-country communications, fundraising and marketing.

This role will be primarily responsible for implementing AHC’s external communications plan, producing marketing materials across channels and mediums that are on-brand and message, building capacity within in-country teams, and supporting fundraising and internal communications within the organisation.

Your goal will be to activate AHC’s communications plan by leading on-the-ground activities and delivering upon mandatories to increase engagement with audiences, convert prospects, and nurture relationships. The successful applicant will be a person who is highly motivated to learn and further develop their skills working for a NGO.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Strategise, develop and execute on an omnichannel, multi-medium, international communications plan designed to reach new audiences and aid in meeting fundraising targets
  • Write and edit content for the website, newsletters, annual and bi-annual reports, social media, print material and other platforms and formats, ensuring delivery of content that is engaging, informative and effective
  • Maintain multiple social media platforms, website, print and digital media
  • Ensure the creation and deployment of all print and online communications like the annual report, newsletters, and online campaigns are carried out in a timely and effective manner
  • Work in partnership with a small team of in-house national communications staff to build capacity, finding opportunities for increased support and collaboration
  • Work closely with the international and in-country fundraising teams to develop content, marketing material, event collateral and graphics in support of fundraising activities
  • Conceptualise external-facing marketing materials for an international audience
  • Manage a team of in-house and freelance photographers, videographers, writers and graphic designers for the production of print and digital content
  • Ensure brand guidelines, photo policies and consent form policies are adhered to and updated
  • Support local and international media visits, requests, press releases, etc
  • Support internal communications
  • Oversee the day-to-day activities of the communications functions including budgeting, procurement, planning and staff development
  • Test the effectiveness of communications activities, and track and measure the level of engagement with the ultimate goal of increasing the supporter base of AHC, fulfilling on a monthly KPI dashboard

 

Personal Attributes:

  • Leader with the ability to manage and build capacity of a small team of international and in-country staff
  • Team player with the proven ability to work in a collaborative environment
  • Excellent writer and storyteller
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills and comfortable in a diverse working environment
  • Strong project management skills – planning, execution, issue resolution
  • Analytical and strategic thinker, while remaining creative
  • Positive, can-do attitude

 

Requirements:

  • Minimum of five (5) years of general communications experience
  • Have a Bachelor degree or higher qualification in business, marketing, communications, journalism, development, or other related fields
  • Flexible working hours, as you’ll be working with remote leadership
  • Skilled in self-management, balancing competing priorities, and working against multiple deadlines
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to maintain working files and revisions of documents
  • Ability to handle and use constructive feedback in order to make needed changes
  • Superior English writing skills
  • Solid proficiency in website content management systems (WordPress), social media platforms, social media management tools, as well as comfortable learning new platforms as required
  • Experience overseeing the design and production of print materials and publications
  • Experience working in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with a small, high performance team
  • Prior experience working with or in an international non-profit organisation

 

How to Apply

Send CV, cover letter and three samples of communications pieces or portfolio to AHC via email: [email protected]. Only short listed candidates will be contacted for interview and submitted applications will not be returned.

Ways You Can Help

Ongoing support from donors and volunteers allows us to continue to deliver high quality medical care to children affected by disease and poverty in Cambodia.