Faith to Action Network
Job Opening: Communications & Movement Building Lead
Faith to Action Network is a global interfaith network of more than 100 Bahai, Buddhist, Christian, Confucian, Hindu, and Muslim faith organizations; we focus on issues that faith actors are grappling with, including sexual and reproductive health and family planning; gender equality and women’s rights; pluralism and understanding.
We combine innovative, evidence- and faith-backed community-based programming with national, regional, and international dialogue and advocacy to influence change at all levels.
Purpose of the role: Faith to Action Network seeks to recruit a Communications & Movement Building Lead to manage and provide technical oversight in the implementation and delivery of all communication strategies and movement building work.
The Communications & Movement Building Lead will develop, implement and monitor a communications strategy to increase Faith to Action Network’s global visibility. This entails coordinating the production of all written materials, managing network convenings, and public events, and coordinating all media work.
The person will also develop, implement, and monitor a movement-building strategy, which aims at building a vibrant relevant movement through Faith to Action Network members. This position expands the depths and breadth of our network, engaging current and new network members, coordinating the network’s member hub system & focal points, and coordinating activities for the benefit of our members.
The Communications & Movement Building will be expected to serve in both technical and operational roles, which includes traveling to the field to meet with members to provide technical assistance to implementing partners and ensure smooth continuity of communication activities. S/he will also be expected to initiate collaboration between key stakeholders, represent Faith to Action Network at external meetings and work directly with donors and partners to support communication activities.
This is a full-time position based in Nairobi and the salary is competitive and commensurate with the seniority of the appointment.
To apply or to download further information on the required qualifications, skills, and experience for this exciting role, please read the full terms of reference:
How to Apply
Interested candidates should submit their applications (CV and cover letter) to HR@faithtoactionetwork.org
The email subject should indicate the position you are applying for.
Applications should include a full curriculum vita (including comprehensive details of key achievements and responsibilities, a list of references, and current salary) along with a cover letter addressing the job description, academic and professional qualifications, and indicating motivation for the role.
Incomplete applications will not be considered.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.
Faith to Action Network is an equal opportunity employer committed to cultural and religious diversity. Candidates from all sections of the community are welcome to apply. Candidates must have the right to work in Kenya. This requirement will apply to all applicants irrespective of their nationality.
Faith to Action Network is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people, and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and post holders to share this commitment.
Female candidates are highly encouraged to apply.
Closing date: 22nd November 2020