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Manager of Public/Private Sector Engagement

Communications Intern

Young Leaders Program + Advocacy Intern

 

Manager of Public/Private Sector Engagement

As a leading, global advocate for girls’ and women’s health, rights, and wellbeing, Women Deliver brings together diverse voices and interests to drive progress particularly in maternal, sexual, and reproductive health and rights. We build capacity, share solutions, and forge partnerships, together creating coalitions, communication, and action that spark political commitment and investment in girls and women.
Women Deliver has an immediate opening for a Manager of Public/Private Sector Engagement. This position, which is based in New York, will develop, implement, and manage Women Deliver’s public/private sector partnership functions that align with Women Deliver’s goals and initiatives.  A minimum of five years of experience in new business development and/or public/private partnership for the global health field is required for consideration.

Accountabilities:

  • Strong understanding of private sector, government, multi-lateral institutions, philanthropy, and non-profit settings
  • Ability to implement Women Deliver’s private sector strategy with understanding and capability to monitor strategy implementation on on-going basis to align with evolving initiatives.
  • Ability to manage Women Deliver’s corporate forum, the C Exchange, including but not limited to coordinating events, organizing outreach efforts, and recruiting new corporations to work with Women Deliver.
  • Proven track record of building and managing relationships with partners, including, but not limited to donors and sponsors.
  • Work with other staff members and consultants to develop traditional and social media strategies to promote Women Deliver’s partnership programs.
  • Maintain and update all communications and materials related to private/public partnership initiatives for accuracy and effectiveness.
  • Assist in drafting grant requests and sponsorship agreements.
  • Participate in other partnership initiatives, including, but not limited to Every Women - Every Child and Clinton Global Initiative.
  • Represent Women Deliver at conferences and meetings.
  • Oversee the private and public sector sponsorship needs associated with Women Deliver’s conferences.
  • Guide the development and execution of the private sector pre-conference for Women Deliver’s 2016 conference.
  • Support the advocacy team via bilateral partnerships with public and private sector partners.
  • Other tasks as assigned

Education and Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in related field required.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills.
  • Proven interpersonal and relationship building skills to work with diverse individuals and groups at all levels.
  • Proven problem solving and complex decision making skills.
  • Ability to work on own as well as in a team
  • Intermediate budgeting skills
  • Ability to travel domestically and internationally about 20%
  • Fluency in Spanish and/or French a plus
  • Must be eligible to work in the United States

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to Linda Stone at lstone@womendeliver.org.

 

Communications Intern

As a leading, global advocate for girls’ and women’s health, rights, and wellbeing, Women Deliver brings together diverse voices and interests to drive progress in maternal, sexual, and reproductive health and rights. We build capacity, share solutions, and forge partnerships, together creating coalitions, communication, and action that spark political commitment and investment in girls and women.

Women Deliver has an immediate opening for a part-time, 20 hours/5 day a week, communications intern. This position reports to the Communication Manager as well as the Communications Director and will work closely with other members of the Women Deliver Team to support Women Deliver’s digital media efforts.

Accountabilities include:

  • Creating and maintaining blog posts and Women Deliver web pages
  • Maintaining a current awareness of activity in the field of SRHR, maternal health, youth advocacy, and source content daily for all digital platforms
  • Proofreading web content, educational resources, and other publications
  • Maintaining and updating content across all Women Deliver social media channels on a daily basis, including interacting with and moderating partner relationships
  • Suggest, plan, and implement social media special projects, including campaign, announcements, twitter chats, etc
  • Monitor new coverage and flag relevant stories
  • Manager online relationships with partners and stakeholders

Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Media, Communications, Digital Marketing or Related field or a minimum of one to two years of relevant experience

Experience/Requirements:

  • Must be a self-starter, detail oriented with ability to work in fast-paced environment to prioritize multiple tasks
  • Proven ability at tracking metrics with critical thinking skills
  • Excellent oral, written and presentation skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Experience following an editorial style guide and selecting engaging, quality photography
  • Proficient with use and insights of HootSuite, Twitter for Nonprofits, Facebook for Business, LinkedIn for Companies, and Bit.ly, as well as familiarity with Flickr, Vimeo, and You Tube
  • Proven experience with HTML and content management systems (Drupal, Wordpress, etc).  Email marketing systems, a plus
  • Must be a self-starter, detail oriented with ability to work in fast-paced environment to prioritize multiple tasks

If interested, please send your resume, cover letter and writing sample to Linda Stone at lstone@womendeliver.org.

 

Young Leaders Program + Advocacy Intern

Women Deliver believes that when the world invests in girls and women, everybody wins. As a leading, global advocate for girls’ and women’s health, rights, and wellbeing, Women Deliver brings together diverse voices and interests between civil society, UN agencies, and partner governments to drive progress in maternal, sexual, and reproductive health and rights (SRHR). Women Deliver’s Young Leaders Program builds the capacity of 200 Young Leaders from developing countries, creates opportunities for them to engage in global advocacy, and provides seed funding to youth advocates to implement projects related to sexual and reproductive health and rights in their communities.

Women Deliver currently has a paid internship opening with the Young Leaders Program located in our New York Office.  The position reports to Senior Manager, Advocacy & Young Leaders Program.

Essential Accountabilities:

  • Contribute to online communications with content on the Young Leaders Program, including updating the Women Deliver website and social media
  • Assist in Monitoring and Evaluation activities, including producing case studies and storytelling content, assessing advocacy impact, and tracking Young Leaders’ speaking engagements, media hits, award nominations, etc.
  • Research national, regional, and international youth events as possible opportunities for the Young Leaders to get involved and for Women Deliver to provide technical assistance
  • Engage in ad-hoc Data Management, including maintaining and updating out database of Young Leaders, alumni, youth scholarship recipients and youth participants for Women Deliver 2016 Conference
  • Assist with coordinating bi-monthly Youth Newsletter
  • Assist in other tasks as needed

Requirements and Education:

  • Master’s student in a related field preferred, such as public health, international relations, human rights, or a related field
  • An understanding of the global maternal, sexual, and reproductive health and rights landscape
  • Background working with diverse cultures and/or youth-led or youth-serving projects, campaigns, programs, or initiatives
  • Enthusiasm for working with young people in a capacity-building/educational role
  • General knowledge in advocacy and communications campaigns, and using new media
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Demonstrated organizational, oral, and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in spoken and written French is preferred
  • This internship is paid. Must have the ability to work 20-35 hours per week during summer 2015 and 8-15 hours per week during the school year.
  •  Applicants must be eligible to work in the United States during internship

To be considered, please send resume with cover letter to Linda Stone, lstone@womendeliver.org.

 

Women Deliver is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

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