Marketing, Communications and Content Specialist

Corporate Services · Zurich, Zurich
Department Corporate Services
Employment Type Employee
Minimum Experience Mid-level

BlueOrchard is a leading global impact investment manager and member of the Schroders Group. As a pioneering impact investor, the firm is dedicated to generating lasting positive impact for communities and the environment, while aiming to provide attractive returns to investors. BlueOrchard was founded in 2001, by initiative of the UN, as the first commercial manager of microfinance debt investments worldwide. Today, the firm offers impact investment solutions across asset classes, connecting millions of entrepreneurs in emerging and frontier markets with investors with the aim to make impact investment solutions accessible to all and to advance the conscious use of capital. Being a professional investment manager and expert in innovative blended finance mandates, BlueOrchard has a sophisticated international investor base and is a trusted partner of leading global development finance institutions. To date, BlueOrchard has invested more than USD 8bn across more than 90 countries. Over 215 million poor and vulnerable people in emerging and frontier markets received access to financial and related services with the support of BlueOrchard as of December 2020. Become part of this unique success story and join our fast-growing company in Zurich, Switzerland as

 

Marketing, Communications and Content Specialist

 

As part of the Communications and Investor Relations team, you will have exposure to a wide variety of Marketing and Communications related tasks and projects and gain experience in a multi-cultural business environment.

 

Key tasks

  • Work closely with the Head of Communications and Head of Investors Relations on their day-to day activities;
  • Create content that engages and inspires audiences to interact with the brand for online and offline channels (website, social media, blog, press material, press releases, articles, newsletters, videos, etc.)
  • Manage our social media channels;
  • Support in organizing events (online and offline);
  • Support strategic marketing initiatives;
  • Independently manage smaller projects or project streams.


Required skills and experience

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably in Marketing, Communication or related field;
  • Proficiency in English;
  • Strong digital skillset, social & web analytics and graphic design (knowledge of image & video editing tools, Canva, WordPress, and Google Analytics would be a plus);
  • Experience with managing social media channels (LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, and YouTube);
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Power Point;
  • Strong communication and writing skills;
  • Experience in Finance would be a plus.

 

Your personal profile

  • Good in multitasking and prioritizing tasks, with high attention to detail and strong work ethics;
  • Proactive, result-driven, flexible with “hands-on” approach and willingness to support other team members with their tasks.

 

What we offer

  • Work in a global and fast-growing company with a true commitment to its mission of fighting global poverty and climate change
  • An entrepreneurial culture, offering multiple opportunities for learning and development
  • A dynamic and multicultural team spread around the globe
  • Attractive compensation and exciting career opportunities

 

Deadline for applications: 25.09.2021

Start date: ASAP

Please apply in ENGLISH, including CV and cover letter via www.blueorchard.com/about-us/careers/ or via this link.

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  • Location
    Zurich, Zurich
  • Department
    Corporate Services
  • Employment Type
    Employee
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level