Communications and Marketing Manager, Europe (m/f/d)

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The Nature Conservancy

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Brussels, Belgium

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17 days ago

OFFICE LOCATION


Brussels, Belgium

Location is flexible within Brussels, Belgium, London, UK, or Berlin, Germany

WHO WE ARE


The Nature Conservancy’s mission is to protect the lands and waters upon which all life depends. As a science-based organization, we create innovative, on-the-ground solutions to our world’s toughest challenges so that we can create a world in which people and nature thrive. We’re rooted in our Mission and guided by our Values, which includes a Commitment to Diversity and Respect for People, Communities, and Cultures. Whether it’s career development, flexible schedules, or a rewarding mission, there’s lots of reasons to love life #insideTNC. Want a better insight to TNC? Check out our TNC Talent playlist on YouTube or on Glassdoor.

Our goal is to cultivate an inclusive work environment so that all our colleagues around the globe feel a sense of belonging, and that their unique contributions to our mission are valued. We know we’ll only achieve our Mission by hiring and engaging a diverse workforce that reflects the communities in which we work. In addition to the requirements in our postings, we recognize that people come with talent and experiences outside of a job. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to innovation and a culture of inclusion! Please apply – we’d love to hear from you. To quote myriad TNC staff members, “you’ll join for our mission, and you’ll stay for our people.”

The role can be based from any of TNC’s office locations in Europe: London, Brussels, or Berlin. Applicants should have professional written and spoken fluency in both English and German, while other European language skills would also be highly beneficial in this role.

We’re looking for a passionate, dedicated person to work within our division. Come join TNC and apply today!

WHAT WE CAN ACHIEVE TOGETHER


The Communications and Marketing Manager will be responsible for helping to implement the marketing and communications strategy for Europe and develop internal communications processes for a growing team. Reporting to the Communications and Marketing Director, they will help facilitate on-going communication between members of the TNC Europe team, the Global Marketing and Communications Division, as well as external stakeholders – proactively identifying communications needs and drafting plans that support TNC’s overall mission and our communications objectives for Europe. A succinct and compelling writer with an eye for detail, this person will research, write, and distribute a wide variety of communications materials, including but not limited to key messages, communications plans, speeches, briefing documents, social media copy, blogs and op-eds, fact sheets, and more.

A proactive problem-solver, they will have a proven track record of developing and implementing communications plans and projects, bring advanced digital communications skills, stellar project management and organizational skills, a strong understanding of key European audience groups, and be able to collaborate with various subject matter experts. They will also have an eye for a great story, an understanding of media relations, and be able to thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment. The ideal candidate will have proven success working within a matrixed and multi-faceted team structure, able to manage multiple projects at one time while collaborating with diverse internal and external partners to meet mutual goals.


RESPONSIBILITIES & SCOPE

  • Support implementation of the newly developed communications strategy across our conservation, corporate, policy, fundraising, and finance work.
  • Liaise with internal communications and build an employee engagement plan for Europe, helping elevate awareness of the work of the Europe team and wins among staff and leadership.
  • Build out calendar of milestones and events for TNC Europe and project management processes to help enable smooth execution.
  • Manage TNC Europe’s new social channels and content for a new quarterly newsletter.
  • Develop and help execute communications plans for key project and policy milestones.
  • Draft a wide variety of communications materials as outlined above.
  • Refresh internal and external TNC Europe websites and collateral.
  • Create knowledge management system across TNC Europe teams.
  • Prepare regular reports for TNC teams on progress towards our communications objectives.
  • Manage external vendors where necessary to execute projects and deliverables.

WHAT YOU'LL BRING

  • Professional spoken and written fluency in English and German.
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field and a minimum 5 years’ related experience or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Experience cultivating and managing internal and external relationships.
  • Experience organizing and coordinating multiple projects.
  • Experience with written and verbal communications skills, with editor’s experience
  • Experience managing social media accounts and email marketing.
  • A collaborative style and positive mindset.


DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Professional spoken and written fluency in French and/or any other European language.
  • Media relations experience with key German-language outlets.
  • Multi-cultural or cross-cultural experience preferred.
  • Experience implementing and measuring communication and engagement plans/strategies.
  • Familiarity with a variety of marketing and communication technologies and best practices.
  • Knowledge and application of current and evolving trends in both internal and external communications.
  • Experience leading or managing projects.

WHAT WE BRING


Since 1951, TNC has been doing work you can believe in. Through grassroots action, we have grown from a small non-profit into one of the most effective and wide-reaching environmental organizations in the world. Thanks to more than 1 million members, over 400 scientists, and the dedicated efforts of our diverse staff and partners, we impact conservation around the world!

TNC offers competitive and comprehensive benefits packages tailored to the individual countries where we work. These may include health care benefits, retirement benefits, life insurance, and disability coverage as well as an employee assistance program and other life and well-being benefits. Learn more about our benefits on our Culture Tab on nature.org/careers.

We’re proud to offer a flexible work environment that supports the health and well-being of the people we employ.

APPLY NOW


To apply for job ID 52514, submit your materials online by using the Apply Now button at https://careers.nature.org/. Need help applying? Visit our recruitment page or contact applyhelp@tnc.org.

The Nature Conservancy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our commitment to diversity includes the recognition that our conservation mission is best advanced by the leadership and contributions of people of diverse backgrounds, beliefs and culture. Recruiting and mentoring staff to create an inclusive organization that reflects our global character is a priority and we encourage applicants from all cultures, races, colors, religions, sexes, national or regional origins, ages, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or other status protected by law.

An attractive salary and benefits package is part of TNC’s value proposition to our employees. TNC strives to provide competitive pay and bases salaries on the geographic location of the role while committing to closing the gender pay gap and providing hiring salary ranges when possible.

Since we support flexible and remote work for our employees, many positions have a flexible location within countries where we’re registered as a Non-government Organization and established as an employer. This may mean we’re unable to provide a hiring salary range in the posting for some of our positions. However, candidates invited to be part of our interview process will be provided their location specific range upon request.