Jun 29, 2017

Now Hiring: Communications Manager

Now Hiring: Communications Manager

Fashion for Good (FfG) is the global initiative that’s here to make all fashion good. FfG will enable the breakthrough innovation and widespread adoption of good fashion practice. We now open applications for the role of Communications Manager.

We seek a full-time Communications Manager to develop and execute FfG’s communications strategy. This is a key hire for FfG. The scope and responsibilities of the Communications Manager focus around the development, refinement and execution of a communications strategy that raises awareness of Fashion for Good, strengthens its credibility, and attracts new partners and members.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

The Communications Manager is responsible for the refinement and execution of FfG’s communications strategy. While Fashion for Good’s branding strategy and initial communications model has been developed, the Communications Manager is responsible for its execution and continuous improvement in order to raise awareness of Fashion for Good, strengthen its credibility, and attract new partners and members.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Stakeholder Management
  • Media Management
  • Event Management
  • Social Media Management
  • Movement Making

EXPERIENCE

  • Strong track record in developing and executing branding and communications strategies in a B2B (and ideally, B2C) environment
  • Experience in working in entrepreneurial and/or start-up settings
  • Experience in the apparel/fashion industry
  • Ability to act within a complex stakeholder environment
  • Proven track record in PR and media relations
  • Established industry network in communications and ideally fashion
  • Confidence in working in a global setting backed by international experience
  • Ability to prepare compelling talking points, professional presentations and other supporting materials as needed
  • Experience in the effective and efficient usage of digital communications channels as a major part of the entire channel mix

EDUCATION

Academic degree in a relevant subject from a leading university – advanced degree (Master’s, MBA) preferred.

LANGUAGES

Native English, additional proficiency in Dutch is regarded as a plus.

YOUR APPLICATION

Please submit your application, consisting of a short motivation letter and your CV, via e-mail with the position you are applying for in the subject title to applications@fashionforgood.com.

The ideal candidate is already located in the Netherlands or can easily relocate to Amsterdam. International applications are nevertheless encouraged. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis.

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