WEWORLD – Communication Specialist – Italy – Info cooperation

WEWORLD – Communication Specialist – Italy – Info cooperation
WEWORLD – Communication Specialist – Italy – Info cooperation

WeWorld is selecting a / a Communication Specialist to be included in its operations in Italy. Application deadline 15/10/2021

Communication Specialist – Italia

Department / Area: Department of Communication

Reports: Head of Department

Site: Milan or Bologna

Contract type: to be defined according to the candidate’s profile (VAT number, TD / TI contract)

Apply by: October 15, 2021

Budget responsibility: no

Staff responsibilities: no

Expected start: November 2021

WeWorld Onlus is an independent Italian organization, born from the union of GVC Onlus (established in Bologna in 1971) and WeWorld (founded in Milan in 1999), with the aim of increasing the impact of Development Cooperation and Aid projects. Humanitarian in the 29 countries of intervention, including Italy. WeWorld deals with girls, adolescents and women in Italy and in the world because they are more likely to fall into poverty than men. Indeed, women and children are more at risk of poverty and human rights violations.


The figure coordinates and creates communication contents and products (by way of example: digital, multimedia, journalistic) related to projects in the world of the Foundation, with a particular focus on the Middle East area.


Coordinating with the Head of the Department, the Communication Specialist will have the following responsibilities:

  • Plan and implement the communication activities of the Foundation’s cooperation projects
  • Define and implement in coordination with the local mission the communication activities for the countries of the Middle East in which the Foundation operates (Syria, Palestine, Lebanon)
  • Guarantee the correctness of communication activities towards the guidelines of institutional donors both on the brand side and on the procurement side
  • Guarantee the continuous processing and drafting of content for digital channels, social platforms and press office activities
  • Ensure the correct cataloging and digital archiving of images and videos


  • Plan and process communication content and products in agreement with the project managers
  • To elaborate the communication contents relating to the geographical areas and the thematic areas of the Foundation
  • Frequent missions abroad (4 times a year) to define and implement communication productions
  • Contribute to the Foundation’s institutional communication activities in Italy such as festivals and public events


Qualifications and knowledge

  • Degree in Communication Sciences or similar
  • Knowledge of social media (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Linkedin)
  • IT knowledge: Office applications, Google Analytics
  • Knowledge of image management and post production software (plus)
  • Excellent knowledge of the Italian language
  • Excellent knowledge of English (essential) and a second language (French or Spanish preferable)

Professional experiences

  • Work experience of at least 3 years in communication roles (ideal if in the third sector and in photo and video production)

Skills and abilities

  • Excellent written communication skills (drafting / proofreading)
  • Sharing of the mission and principles of WeWorld GVC Onlus
  • Effective interest in the non-profit sector and in particular in International Cooperation
  • Reliability, operational autonomy and respect for priorities and programmed timings
  • Resourceful approach in identifying and testing innovative actions
  • Motivation for constant updating (e.g. new social platforms)
  • Relational and teamwork skills
  • Habit to operate in structured and multicultural organizations

Willingness to travel on the national territory and abroad is required (at least 4 trips per year).

How to apply:

In addition to your updated CV, send a LETTER clearly expressing the following information:

  • Motivation to the role
  • Description of why / how your application is in line with the profile sought
  • Indicate the economic expectation
  • 3 full references of role, e-mail and telephone

The research can be closed in advance, if an application is identified in line with the profile sought. For the high number of applications, we apologize in advance, we will only reply to the profiles deemed suitable for the role.

The research is open to all without distinction of gender (L. 903/77 and 125/91) and to people of all ages and all nationalities, pursuant to Legislative Decree 215-216 / 03.

Link: https://weworld.intervieweb.it/jobs/communication_specialist_173050/it/

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