Organisation: Global Gas and Oil Network (GGON)
Position: Communications Strategy Consultant
Salary: Competitive salary based on experience and relevant budget available for delivering on the project
Closing date: 02/10/2022 (day/month/year)
Global Gas and Oil Network (GGON)
About the Global Gas and Oil Network
The Global Gas and Oil Network (GGON) is an international non-profit network of civil society organisations established to support global efforts to stop fossil fuel expansion and catalyse a just and equitable managed decline of existing production in line with limiting global warming to the ambitious goal of the Paris Agreement (1.5 ºC). Over 200 organisations globally are engaged in the Network, and this number continues to grow.
GGON is supporting efforts to stop new oil and gas extraction and infrastructure, including campaigns to limit public and private finance of oil and gas development, as well as legal, research and communications strategies, to thereby enable ambitious action from decision makers for an equitable oil and gas phase-out, and supporting. The Network hosts strategic gatherings, provides coordination, research and analysis and is working with partners to build a community of practice. GGON operates with a small secretariat that is guided by a strategic advisory committee.
Scope of work:
The Strategic Communications consultant will support GGON’s Communications Manager and chair & members of the Strategic Communications Working Group to develop a three-year meta communications strategy, including recommending a process by which to do so, facilitating that process, taking the lead in drafting a first draft of a communications strategy and finalizing the strategy in consultation with the GGON team.
This project must be highly participative, and the consultant will be expected to run a series of consultation meetings and roundtables with network members to inform, refine and build consensus around the strategy.
Overall, this is expected to be a 6 months process starting in early October and ending in March/April. Key activities include:
Designing the process and outlining the milestones for next 6 months; holding one on one interviews or meetings as necessary for the design phase
Holding virtual regional roundtable discussions with communicators and perhaps one on one interviews with selected experts and or hold a series of regional online roundtable meetings
Lead on developing and delivering the communications retreat in early 2023 (Convene comms strategy retreat with working group & other members or thematic experts in order to collate content for the draft strategy)
Deliver the 3 yr communications strategy to the network (Q2-2023)
Timeline for project:
Part-time starting from week of 3rd October 2022 until 31 March 2023
Deadline for application:
2nd October 2022
Competitive salary based on experience and relevant budget available for delivering on the project
Over 10 years experience in communications and/or campaigning
Demonstrated experience in producing communications strategies for networks and organizations or networks in the CSO sector
Demonstrated experience coordinating among civil society organizations
Familiarity and experience with fossil fuels and climate change issues is highly desirable
Excellent organizational, written and verbal communication; ability to take initiative and work independently
Experience in working with traditional and social media or on communications for networks is highly desirable
Meeting and network facilitation skills essential
Skills in holding collective spaces
How to apply:
Send an expression of interest with a project proposal on how you would undertake this work and justify why you or your organization is/are suitable for undertaking this work.
Share a sample of your work or a similar project to strengthen your application.
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Contact person: Marta Santacana
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Preferred method of response: Email
Closing date: 2022-10-02
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