The Office of the IFC Managing Director is seeking to recruit a Communications and Partnerships Adviser to become part of the team supporting the MD. The successful candidate will have extensive executive communications experience and a solid knowledge of private sector development. We seek a dynamic candidate with exceptional writing skills, strategic thinking in the communications and partnerships space, extensive experience working with senior leaders, and the ability to develop content in their voice and style, including on social media. The position is based in Washington D.C. and will report to the MD’s Chief of Staff.
Duties and Responsibilities:
The Communications and Partnerships Adviser to the IFC MD will work within the broader Front Office team, sharing information on key initiatives and developments and contributing to a cohesive, client and outcome-oriented work environment. S/he will model a commitment to impact, innovation, integrity, respect, and teamwork.
The Communications and Partnerships Adviser will ensure planning, development, and implementation of effective communications and outreach strategies to support the IFC MD’s corporate, internal, and operational activities. S/he will lead the development of the MD’s strategic communication and messaging, relationship management with media, partnerships and other stakeholders, and the preparation, delivery and evaluation of activities, products, and campaigns about the MD’s work.