Project Manager, International Affairs

Washington, DC
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Chris Woodbridge

Job Description:

We are looking for highly motivated self starters with a strong orientation to make a difference. Must have strong research, writing, and communication skills.

Seeking sharp self-starter interested in international affairs and with a social impact orientation. This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated and curious individual who is interested in our social mission to improve the lives of older adults around the world.

Responsible for managing and advancing a few key projects for the Global Thought Leadership (GTL) team, including but not limited to:

• Editorial and project management assistance to support all aspects the production of the 2021 edition of our international periodical, The Journal. Responsibilities would include:
o research support to identify potential expert contributors to the Journal and to help build Clients'  network of Latin American stakeholders;
o project management to ensure that editorial and production deadlines are met
o helping to build and curate our distribution list for stakeholders around the world
o assist in the developing and conducting social media campaigns for Journal and broader GTL team content
o editing and fact-checking journal article submissions
• Project management support for our Living, Learning, and Earning Longer (LLEL) initiative.
• Assistance creating databases to manage the resources we are accumulating on:
• Targeted research support related to global aging issues

Position requires strong written and verbal communications skill, including editorial skills. Excel and PowerPoint skills also necessary.

Client Description:

Our client is one of the largest non-profits in the US, with a very user-centric vision and a strong social mission. This organization dedicates its efforts on increasing membership with a strong focus digitally, via social media, and digital marketing.  The vibe is collaborative, fast-paced, and overall, passionate. The people who work here live and breathe the organization’s mission of enhancing the quality of life, and championing social change.

Work here and:

  • Help target memberships now and into the future to develop products specifically targeted to those relatively new to the workforce

  • Have your voice be heard. Our client prides itself on considering the input of all involved in projects

  • Work with fellow freelancers who know that they’re working on projects designed for the betterment of communities

  • Work on national campaigns that are targeted by community

  • Work with others who are interested in outreach and volunteerism

Our client has made customer engagement a priority and is interested in all candidates who are passionate about it as well.