DIAL is a global alliance to enable the digital ecosystem to deliver greater scale, efficiency, and social impact as it creates more inclusive digital economies in emerging markets. Working with partners, DIAL will generate evidence of what works through a series of demonstration projects, distill insights and tools to promote scale-up and replication, and provide mechanisms to encourage knowledge sharing, collaboration, and co-investment throughout the ecosystem.
The Social Media and Website Associate (SWMA) will be a strategic doer with responsibility for executing on strategies to build online engagement with DIAL and for maintaining all of DIAL’s digital properties including DIAL’s website, multimedia, and social media accounts and content. The SMWA will report to the Director of Communications and collaborate closely with the Communications Manager on day-to-day work to develop online strategy, content and tactics. The SMWA will work closely with other DIAL team members, including Focus Area Directors, Senior Director of Business Operations, on a project-specific basis. The SMWA will coordinate with United Nations Foundation digital production and social media staff to jointly produce and share digital content.
Three to five years’ experience working in a professional setting, ideally with an international NGO or in the technology sector. At least three years’ experience implementing social media and website strategy for a global audience, including daily execution and management of interactive online activity, writing and editing content, and recommending best practices and new tactics to increase online engagement.
Desired Technical Skills
Experience developing and managing online properties, content, and images using the following tools:
For full-time employees we offer an excellent range of benefits, including a choice of two health plans through CareFirst (PPO or HDHP). Dental insurance, vision discount plan, Life Insurance, Supplemental Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, Long-Term Care Insurance, Health Club Discounts, Commuter Benefits, Employee Assistance Program and Warby Parker discounts.
12 Paid holidays, 4 weeks of vacation, 10 sick days, 3 personal days and 8 weeks of parental leave (mother or father). Access to the UNFCU Credit Union, 150% match on our 403b retirement plan, Flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts and discounted Zipcar membership