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We are looking for a Social Media and Digital Marketing Consultant!

Posted 02 November 2022 in EMpower News, Careers   |   Share

EMpower's Communications Team is looking to hire a short-term consultant to support us with social media strategy and execution as well as digital marketing support. This is a critical moment in our journey of strengthening EMpower's digital visibility, and data is one of the key aspects that will determine future growth.

We are hoping to bring someone on board who is able to play both an advisory and implementation role in helping us achieve our digital engagement goals.


  • Briefly researching other similar-size organisations in the development sector to study their social media channels
  • Compiling data on EMpower’s social media and developing a strategy
  • Making decisions regarding platform prioritisation
  • Identifying and analysing what is working content-wise, and what isn't (successes, new opportunities, and actionable steps)
  • Figuring out a good posting frequency mix
  • Advising the team on paid advertising and employing a modest budget to generate more leads (followers, traffic to the website)
  • Creating audience profiles for each platform
  • Engaging in other activities to build our follower base and strengthen engagement

Desired skillset:

  • Excellent understanding of social media metrics, and Google Analytics
  • Familiarity with email marketing platforms (including A/B testing, analysing open rates, etc.) 
  • Experience crafting, delivering, and analysing social media strategy for an organisation
  • Strong digital writing/content creation skills
  • Knowledge of international development/gender space and insight into the landscape for growth for a nonprofit our size

Contract details:

  • 3 months (with the possibility of extension), 2 days a week
  • Remote position
  • Reports to the Senior Specialist, Communications

Location: Preferably, this position is based remotely in India, Asia, or GMT time zones. The candidate must have the legal right to work in the country in which they seek to work; EMpower is unable to sponsor visas at this time. Regardless of location, they must be willing to work hours allowing support for our global staff.

How to Apply: Please apply by sending your CV and cover letter to, and put “Application: Social Media Consultant" in the subject line. We will only be able to acknowledge and respond to candidates identified as most suitable.

EMpower is a public foundation that makes grants globally to benefit marginalised young people, including adolescent girls. We are committed to attracting, developing, motivating, and retaining exceptional talent and to a work environment that recognises contribution, fosters respect and teamwork, and facilitates strong performance. We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds, recognizing that diversity enriches all staff and our work globally. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion or faith, or physical ability.

Deadline: November 25, 2022

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