Web Designer/Communications Agency

NGO Jobs / UN Jobs Vacancy



Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Organization: Legal Action Worldwide
Closing date: 6 Jan 2021

BACKGROUND

LAW is an independent, non-profit organisation comprised of human rights lawyers and jurists working in fragile and conflict affected areas in the Middle East, Africa and South Asia. LAW have a particular focus on gender equality and sexual and gender-based violence, natural resource exploitation, rule of law and accountability, and transformative justice, working to bring justice to those who need it most. LAW’s ground-breaking work has received international media coverage, including in the New York Times, the Times of London, the Guardian, Al-Jazeera, France24, Voice of America, Huffington Post and Foreign Policy.

In 2021, LAW will embark on a new advocacy and communications strategy and require specialist support to facilitate this. LAW therefore seeks the services of a web designer/communications agency to overhaul the LAW website and advise how to increase the overall impact of LAW’s communications, including but not limited to LAW’s social media presence. The successful applicant/agency will have an understanding of branding and messaging in the not-for-profit sector and the skills and technology to redesign the LAW website.

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Reports to: Executive Director

Duration: up to ten days

Location: Home based

Hours: Flexible / daily rate

Functions/Key Deliverables Expected:

The web designer/communications agency will conduct a redesign of the LAW website and will support LAW’s communications, which will include the following responsibilities:

Website

  • Undertake meeting/s with the Executive Director to assess the needs of the organisation;

  • Review the current LAW website and identify the key messaging/information;

  • Provide plan for the redesign of the website, including branding and creative content, to optimise the impact of the website for the intended audience; and ease of use for manual editing

  • Conduct redesign of the LAW website to ensure our web presence is effective, efficient and engaging.

Communications

  • Provide ongoing technical advise and assistance on an as needed basis on communications at key advocacy/messaging moments, including for use on the website, social media and press.

Experience, Skills and Qualifications Required

  • Demonstrated experience of conducting website design and project management, preferably within the not-for-profit sector;

  • Experience developing communication strategies, preferably in the not-for-profit sector;

  • Strong understanding of digital development processes

  • Experience working with legal programmes desirable;

  • Excellent written and oral English;

  • Excellent coordination and teamwork skills;

  • Ability to meet deadlines and take on work stream from beginning to fulfilment.

How to apply:

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about optimising the impact and engagement of a not-for-profit organisation and have the technical skills to carry out this project, then we would love to hear from you.

Please apply by email attaching a CV, an example of previous work and a project proposal for including a quote, and proposed time lines on or before 6th January 2021 to Hare@legalactionworldwide.org.

The subject of the application should read ‘**Web Designer/Communications Agency**’**

· Only shortlisted candidates will be invited for interviews.

· LAW is an equal opportunity employer.

· Women are particularly encouraged to apply.



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