Open Society Foundations, Regional Head of Communications - Maternity Cover

07 Mar 2017
24 Mar 2017
Job Type
Full Time

The Office of Communications plays a central role in the work of the Foundations by coordinating and strengthening the public presence of the global network and by helping to advance relevant issues.

Communications works to raise the Foundations’ public profile by promoting the network’s many noteworthy achievements as well as responding to attacks from opponents of open society around the world.

The department employs media outreach, publications, and the web to assist dozens of Open Society foundations and programs in their communications efforts.

The Office of Communications seeks a Regional Head of Communications for a maternity cover role of one year to be based in our London office.

Part of the Communications senior management team, the Regional Head of Communications oversees communications, in coordination with the Chief Communications Officer, for Europe and Eurasia primarily and serves as a point of contact for regional communications officers throughout the network.

Flexible start date with option to start immediately, but no later than 30 May 2017.

Click 'Apply' and please submit a cover letter, resume and writing sample as one document. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Closing date: 24 March 2017.

We are strengthened by the diversity of our colleagues across the Open Society Foundations, and we welcome and actively seek applications from people of all cultures, backgrounds, and experiences.