Issue Date: October 21, 2021

Submission Deadline: December 10, 2021

 

Content, Media, and Marketing Consultant, Southeast Asia, Consultant

Part-time with potential to convert to a full-time role in 6-12 months

Singapore-based

 

Summary:

Women’s World Banking, a leading, global non-profit organization, is building a world where low-income women, their families, businesses, communities, and economies thrive. We drive systems-level change by advocating to policy makers in developing countries to create policies that support women’s financial inclusion, increase gender diversity, and build women’s leadership. We also work on the ground with financial services providers to demonstrate the benefit of investing in women as customers and as leaders.

You are a talented professional with diverse experience in Asia and who wants to contribute to advancing women’s financial inclusion and economic empowerment in Southeast Asia. You have an ability to contextualize and deliver messaging across diverse markets and audiences (financial service providers, policy makers, institutional donors) in APAC to facilitate our work in Indonesia, Vietnam, and Cambodia.

We are looking for a strong writer who can distill and communicate research findings, trends and insights, and who understands different influence channels, and how content needs to be tailored. You will also manage our events schedule and speaker bureau for the region, as well as establish a media relations program, organize webinars, and managing our Salesforce database.

This is a great opportunity to join a small and growing, collaborative Southeast Asia team focused on expanding the delivery of financial services to low-income women. The role will be based in Singapore and directly reports to our Southeast Asia Regional Director with a dotted reporting line to our Global Communications Director in New York.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Develop a tactical marcoms plan to support our regional strategy and priorities
  • Monitor news and industry trends in order to seize opportunities for Women’s World Banking to contribute or lead conversations
  • Create an events and webinars schedule in order to promote our thought leadership in women’s financial inclusion
  • Develop targeted media relationships
  • Draft compelling content including op-eds, blogs, press releases, videos, special projects and assignments tailored to specific audiences and channels. Manage a network of freelance writers to deliver consistently strong content
  • Develop business development and marketing materials and presentations targeted at local markets
  • Manage our Southeast Asia Salesforce database and use Salesforce to communicate effectively in order to stay “Top of Mind” with customers and stakeholders
  • Manage agency partners (including global agencies)

 

Required Qualifications:

  • 7+ years of communications, content production and marketing in financial services, B2B or non-profit organizations
  • Excellent writer and editor with great attention to detail
  • Ability to write in different thought-provoking styles from event invitations to op-eds to blogs, adapting voice as needed per channel
  • Strong project management and organizational skills
  • Experience managing external consultants and agencies
  • Experience producing content to support overall marketing and communications strategy
  • Experience managing webinars, events and meetings, building compelling agendas and narratives
  • Including ability to work independently and autonomously
  • Excellent organizational and planning skills, with outstanding attention to detail
  • Ability to react quickly to changing circumstances
  • Ability to collaborate effectively with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience working in multi-market and multi-cultural environments

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Marketing and Communications experience in a PR agency, financial services, B2B, financial inclusion or advocacy organizations with a global lens
  • Product marketing experience, preferably in a technology or financial services environment
  • Advanced experience using Salesforce in marketing and communications
  • Experience working in non-profit or international development space
  • Experience working in any of our SEA key markets (Indonesia, Vietnam, Cambodia) will be viewed favorably
  • Fluency in Indonesian, Mandarin, Khmer or Vietnamese will be viewed favorably

Apply Now!

Applicants may submit their question(s) in writing until 12/05/2021 to cm@womensworldbanking.org.  Please include in the e-mail subject line “Questions: RFQ: Content, Media, and Marketing Consultant, Southeast Asia, Consultant”

This RFQ does not guarantee or commit Women’s World Banking to proceeding with the above described work. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.