Content Manager

Area: Fundraising

Location: Remote

Supervisor: Fundraising Director

Contract: Fixed term (with possibility of extension)

Status: Full-Time

Compensation: €1500 net

Still I Rise, an international NGO, works towards development and the realization of humanitarian projects aiming at providing education and support to refugee children and youth, is looking for a Content Manager to join the Fundraising Department.The Content Manager is the professional role, expert in project design, creation and implementation of web content: websites, blogs, vlogs, and social media platforms. He/She will define an efficient and effective content strategy, organising information, and sharing and promoting relevant and ukey contents which answers to the search and needs of web users, generating interest, and increasing engagement and visibility.

Key responsibilities:

  • Define and execute a content strategy aligned with short and long-term fundraising objectives;
  • Identify topics to develop, best branding, phrasing, and fonts for content creation;
  • Research and organise the data both for HQ and Programmes areas;
  • Create thought-provoking, engaging content for all SIR’s online channels;
  • Adapt contents to the relevant platform in use;
  • Develop SIR’s editorial calendar;
  • Publish and promote contents across all SIR’s digital platforms and tools;
  • Select multimedia content to be published;
  • Optimise and Maximise contents according to SEO (plus) criteria and principles;
  • Design and develop the website content in a collaborative approach with the Design and Marketing teams;
  • Collaborate with the Digital Fundraising Manager to implement fundraisers, managing the content sharing and promotion across online digital channels and media platforms;
  • Collaborate with the Digital Marketing Team and managers to support fundraising campaigns and facilitate the successful implementation of overall Organisation’s strategy;
  • Ensure that all the data and the work complies with the relevant legal requirements and operate within the appropriate legal framework (for instance, watermarks, royalties and copyright, IPRs);
  • Keep up-to-date on the latest development of the sector and provide insightful, innovative, and creative ideas to drive the attention of the general audience.

Essential skills and requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, English or related field
  • 3-4 years of proven experience in a similar role
  • Expertise in editorial planning
  • Adept at keyword placement and SEO best practices, market research concerning social media strategies, outreach and visibility
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, alongside knowledge of market-research related to social media strategies
  • Knowledge of the main software and tools for content marketing
  • Proficiency with popular content management systems
  • Experience with social media management
  • Creativity and the ability to develop original, innovative content, generating engagement
  • Working proficiency in Italian, Eng (+ 1 other language is consider an asset)
  • Good organisation and time management skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Willingness to keep up to date with industry trends

How to apply

Candidates are invited to submit their application including their CV and a cover letter by emailing within the 15th of January 2022: , and specifying in the object “**CONTENT MANAGER**”.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview. Thank you for your interest in Still I Rise!