Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Centre for STEM Education

Communication & Fundraising Officer

Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Centre for STEM Education
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Posted on 22 Feb 2021

Communication & Fundraising Officer

Southeast Asian Ministers of Education Organization Regional Centre for STEM Education

Job Highlights

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Journalism
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in communication
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, content management

Job Description

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Communication and Fundraising Officer will be responsible for planning and implementing advocacy and communication and supporting fundraising functions of the Centre, and will perform the following tasks:

  • Work closely with management to develop and implement an effective advocacy and communication strategy based on varied target audiences;
  • Develop, manage, and distribute contents across all media platforms, including publications, press releases, website and social media, annual reports, speeches, and other marketing materials that communicates the Centre's activities, products and/or services;
  • Respond to media inquiries, organize interviews and press activities;
  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with journalists, and maintains a functioning and up-to-date media database as well as a supporter/sponsor/ stakeholder database;
  • Maintain records of media coverage and collate analytics and metrics;
  • Seek opportunities to enhance the reputation of the SEAMEO STEM-ED brand, and coordinate publicity events as required;
  • Formulate and implement fundraising events and activities;
  • Support the development of proposals and presentations for potential funders;
  • Perform other duties assigned by the supervisor.

Qualifications and Experiences:

  • A Bachelor's Degree in Communications, Journalism, or related field.
  • 3-5 years of relevant experience in a communication and fundraising role.
  • Experience formulating and implementing advocacy and communication strategies and plans.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, content management systems, desktop publishing software, and social media platforms.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Thai and English.
  • Strong ability to formulate clear project proposals and guidelines documents is preferred.
  • Good interpersonal, time management, and organizational skills.
  • Ability to function well in a team-oriented environment.
  • Being well-versed in G-suite and Google applications, back-end/CMS/WordPress management of website contents update is preferred.
APPLICATION GUIDELINES

Interested candidates are invited to write an Introduction Letter, explaining why you want to work for SEAMEO STEM-ED and why you are qualified for the position, and send it with your current resume via "Apply Now" SEAMEO STEM-ED reserves the rights to respond only to the applicants in whom the Centre has further interest.

Deadline for Applications:  8 March 2021 at 17:00 hours Bangkok time.

Additional Information

Career Level
Entry Level
Qualification
Degree
Years of Experience
3 years
Job Type
Full Time, Permanent

Company Overview

SEAMEO STEM-ED (https://seameo-stemed.org) is a regional inter-governmental organization among governments of Southeast Asian countries, hosted by the Government of Thailand, with a mission to uplift the capacity and capabilities of STEM Education in the Southeast Asian region. With the assistance of our widespread networks, including member and affiliate countries, public and private institutions, and non-profit educational influencers, SEAMEO STEM-ED affirms our commitment to the advancement of STEM education in 11 countries in ASEAN plus Timor-Leste.
SEAMEO STEM-ED is inviting candidates to fill the position below.
The position is full-time with a fixed term contract and a health insurance and provident fund coverage, based in Bangkok, with an initial 3-year contract and extension possibility based on performance.

Additional Company Information

Industry
Benefits & Others
Five-day work week, Life insurance, Performance bonus