Content Writer / Editor - Hong Kong

Job - 2017-06-30
Greenpeace exists because this fragile earth deserves a voice. It needs solutions. It needs change. It needs action. Greenpeace is a non-profit environmental organization with a presence in over 55 countries. We expose global environmental problems and force positive changes through research, lobbying and non-violent direct action. We are now calling on brave and inspiring individuals to join us.

If you love the ENVIRONMENT, love BIODIVERSITY, love the EARTH,
 You will love working for GREENPEACE.

Greenpeace is one of the most influential environmental NGOs having presence across over 55 countries and regions worldwide, providing solutions to fight against climate change, stop toxic pollution, protect food security, end illegal deforestation and defend the oceans.

If you want to be part of the change, join us today!


 Content Writer / Editor

We are hiring a Content Writer/ Editor to be part of our Fundraising & Engagement team in Greenpeace East Asia. This position will be based in Hong Kong. The Content Writer/ Editor is responsible for writing professional communications materials for fundraising, marketing and/or supporters’ retention purpose; managing the quality of content with the goal of raising Greenpeace’s profile and fundraising income to achieve its campaign and fundraising objectives, and ensuring our stories resonate among various audiences.

Responsibilities:

  1. Create professional, engaging and creative text and content for Greenpeace East Asia’s website to communicate our vision, values and campaigns.
  2. Write and edit supporter communications, public outreach and fundraising materials including but not limited to offline and online publications, donor appeals, e-newsletters and web features.
  3. Ensure that Greenpeace’s communications materials are accurate, professional, engaging and adhere to organizational image.
  4. Establish and maintain good working relationship with a pool of freelance translators, writers and editors.
  5. Ensure communication strategies, tactics and messages are reflected in all communications materials released, working closely with the Fundraising & Engagement team and Communications team to ensure coherence of public messaging and strategy.


Requirements:

  1. University graduate in Journalism, Communications and/or Language or related discipline.
  2. Minimum 2-3 years of proven track record in copywriting.
  3. Excellent Chinese writing skills with good command of grammar and language essential. Ability to read and speak English and Mandarin is highly desirable.
  4. Strong creative writing and organizational skills.
  5. Ability to manage multiple simultaneous projects and to meet tight deadlines, including a flexible mindset regarding working hours.
  6. Ability to work within and across teams.
  7. Ability to develop new, creative approaches and advance communication goals and objectives.
  8. Ability to function effectively within a fast-paced atmosphere, under public scrutiny.
  9. International mindset and/or exposure to international work environment desirable.
  10. Exposure to digital publication and multimedia is a plus.

We offer competitive salary package and training and development to the right candidate. To apply for this exciting opportunity, please send your full resume, expected salary and your past writing samples to http://www.greenpeace.org/hk/about/careers/ . This position is for 3-year contract subject to renewal.   

Please note if you fail to submit motivation letter your application will be deprioritized.

(All information provided will be treated in strict confidence and used for recruitment purposes.)


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