5+ years experience working in marketing and/or advertising role (ideally in the media/news sector, but this is not essential)
Solid grasp of international media landscape and the implications for covering international news
Advanced knowledge of all media platforms and products – digital, social, mobile, video.Desirables
Understanding/experience of international news in developing countries/emerging markets.
Advanced degree in related field. A range of degrees will be considered, for example, marketing and communications, journalism
Fluency in an additional language, particularly French.
Multimedia production and design skills
Experience in proposal writing and fundraising
Experience running sales or membership campaigns
We are looking for a confident individual who can combine strategic thinking with effective operational skills and lead strategies, projects and campaigns. You must have a passion and an understanding of the media landscape and be able to segment and target an array of different international audiences ranging from high-level decision makers to the general public. The following competencies are therefore a must:
Excellent communication skills appropriate for diverse, multicultural audiences including strong presentation skills with a flair for presenting key messages in simple and compelling ways
Ability to work independently and comfortably manage budgets and projects
Comfort with Google Sheets, Google Docs, PowerPoint, Excel, Trello and other project management tools
Exceptional copy editing and copywriting skills
Experience in SEM (Search Engine Marketing) and SEO (Search
Engine Optimization) strategies and best practices
Strong team player motivated to work hard
Ability to thrive in a start-up environment
Ability to deliver under pressure; work to the demands of tight deadlines; and prioritize among competing demands
Commitment to TNH editorial values: independence, courage, humanity, authenticity, excellence, diversity, constructiveness and trustworthiness.