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Thank you for considering employment with Branches of Hope! We are always on the lookout for talented individuals to join our diverse and vibrant team. We are currently recruiting for the position below:

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER

Branches of Hope (BOH) is a Hong Kong based non-profit organisation established to serve as a beacon of hope to the most overlooked, ignored and vulnerable in our society, and constitutes the social justice expression of The Vine Church. Based on the core values of dignity, justice and hope, BOH currently supports two separate marginalised communities:  a) victims of human trafficking, and b) refugees and asylum seekers. 

We currently have an opening for a full-time Marketing and Communications Officer to help develop and drive the brand identity and communications plan for BOH.  The ideal candidate will report directly to the Partnership Manager and the primary role and responsibilities are as follows:

Roles and Responsibilities:

•    Develop and implement effective marketing and PR strategy plan, in line with the company vision

•    Work closely with the Vine Creative Arts department to develop graphic designs and create marketing collaterals

•    Translate brand elements into campaigns, develop slogans and provide all written content and copy

•    Develop, implement and manage communication strategies across the various media platforms (newsletters, social media, website, brochures, event marketing materials, annual report)

•    Regularly monitor our engagement through web analytics and strategise on ways to increase our audience engagement

•    Develop content and manage marketing budget

•    Recruit, engage, develop and manage volunteers, who are interested in contributing time and skills towards marketing, communication, public relations, and events

•    Plan and execute fundraising and educational events 

•    Engage with media outlets to increase public awareness through press releases 

•    Maintain and grow the database of donors, the general public and volunteers

•    Develop and maintain partnerships with venues and catering

•    Help develop and maintain communication protocols internally and externally 

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in social work / public policy / international relations / non-profit management/ communications is required 

  • At least two (2) years of related experience

  • Strong English verbal and written skills

  • Cantonese speaker and written Mandarin skill

  • Organised and strong execution skill in communication plan and events, familiar with project management for events 

  • Able to multitask and prioritise various deadlines with a can-do attitude 

  • Experience with website content management, newsletter mailing tool MailChimp, and database building in CRM

  • Interpersonal skills to work with a wide range of internal teams and external parties 

  • Social, outgoing and are not shy to network     

  • Computer literacy in Microsoft Office 

How to apply:

Please send your resume and cover letter to hr@branchesofhope.org.hk. Closing date for application is 31 October 2019, 5pm.