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Strategic Communications Specialist

Who we're looking for

OpenMinds is in search of a Strategic Communications Specialist to join our dedicated team. This individual will be vital in crafting and executing behaviour change communication strategies to counter misinformation and propaganda.

In this position, you will:

— Design innovative multi-channel communication strategies that align with our organisational objectives, leveraging insights from AI and behavioural sciences

— Lead the development and execution of behaviour change campaigns, ensuring content resonates with targeted demographics including mainstream, hard-to-reach, and vulnerable audiences

— Oversee the delivery of complex multi-channel campaigns and communications interventions, ensuring that production and implementation are managed effectively and that all outputs are audience-centric and align with the overarching communications strategy

— Act as a representative of OpenMinds in high-level discussions with partners and stakeholders

We are a perfect match if you have:

— Expertise in at least one of the following areas: strategic communications, political campaigns, PR, media, marketing, or brand strategy

— Fluency in Russian language and deep knowledge of Russian political, economic, and social context

— Proven track record with digital communication channels and the ability to manage multi-faceted digital campaigns

— Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to articulate complex ideas effectively and persuasively

— Experience of working with civil society organisations, NGOs, academia or government and crafting campaigns that drive behaviour change

— Creative and strategic mindset, with a proactive approach to tackling challenges

We offer:

— Work in a fast-growing company with proprietary AI technologies

— Competitive market salary

— Flexible work arrangements, including adjustable hours, location, and remote/hybrid options

— Unlimited vacation and leave policies

— Opportunity to present your work on Tier 1 conferences, panels, and briefings behind the closed doors

— Work face-to-face with world-leading experts in their fields, who are our partners and friends

— Opportunities for professional development within a multidisciplinary team, boasting experience from academia, journalism, tech, and intelligence sectors

— A work culture that values resourcefulness, proactivity, and independence, with a firm stance against micromanagement