** Note: this position has been filled**

Business for Peace is looking for a Marketing Coordinator. The Marketing Coordinator will be responsible for working with the Communications Director to promote the Foundation and the businessworthy concept globally and executing communications activities related to the annual Award Ceremony, other events, the businessworthy pledge, and more.


The ideal candidate is a skilled storyteller that can produce content for and manage social media channels and also has an interest in data-driven marketing strategies. This role involves project management and requires attention to detail. It’s a small team so the Coordinator gets to be hands-on in many aspects of the marketing strategy.


In 2020, Business for Peace is building a new website and starting with a new CRM, so this role will be central to coordinating those projects. The organisation will also be increasing its in-house content publishing as well as launching events in cities outside of Oslo. It’s an exciting time to join the Foundation as it grows!


This is a full-time position based in Oslo. The start date is January 6, 2020.


Essential Job Functions:

  • Daily management of social media accounts – planning and creating content, posting, interacting, reporting

  • Social media advertising

  • Website content creation (ie. writing blog posts) and updates (using Word Press or similar)

  • Build the Foundation’s newsletters and report on analytics

  • Project coordination for print materials and other graphic design projects

  • Report on Google Analytics

  • Media research and tracking

  • Work with freelance designers, video producers, publicists, and other collaborators to achieve marketing goals

  • Support the Communications Director in implementing the Foundation’s communications strategy to broaden awareness globally and increase attendance locally


Qualifications and Capabilities:

  • Higher education in marketing, communications, or a related field

  • Minimum 1-2 years’ experience in relevant international marketing or communications work

  • Excellent English skills, oral and written

  • Good understanding of Norwegian is an asset but not required

  • Exceptional communication skills with an ability to develop and present strong narratives

  • Understanding of digital platforms and professional experience with social media channels

  • Good collaboration skills, ability to think strategically and innovatively

  • Understanding of international business and the sustainability landscape is an advantage

  • Basic design or video production skills are an asset but not required

  • Knowledge of web-based editing systems like WordPress preferable

  • Self-motivated with an ability to manage deadlines and good prioritisation skills

  • Good project management and problem solving skills


How to Apply:

Send a CV and letter of interest to jobs@businessforpeace.org by end of day on November 20, 2019. If possible, please include links to writing samples (for example: a social media account you manage, a website you write content for, a blog post, a news article). We thank all candidates for their interest and will contact those selected for an interview.