Strategic Narrative Manager (Full Time)

 

START DATE: As soon as possible
LOCATION: Flexible
REPORTS TO: Associate Director for Media and Communications
ANNOUNCEMENT DATE: March 18, 2022

About Presente.org
Presente.org is Alianza Americas’ digital organizing powerhouse. As the nation’s largest online Latinx organizing group — and the nation’s premier Latinx digital organizing hub — Presente.org advances social justice with technology, media, and culture.

About Alianza Americas
Alianza Americas is a network of 50+ migrant-led organizations founded in 2004 and working in the United States and transnationally to create an inclusive, equitable and sustainable way of life for communities across the Americas. Alianza Americas centers its programmatic activities around four pillars: Overcoming inequalities, innovating democratic governance and practices, overcoming lies-based/toxic public narratives, and advancing the rights of people in migration. Alianza is organized around multiple programmatic initiatives, and critical support functions, including the recent integration of Presente.org, which has been a leading digital Latinx organizing project, working with more than 500,000 online activist-members across the country, advancing social justice with media, technology, and culture.

About this position
Alianza Americas is seeking an experienced Strategic Narrative Manager. This person will work primarily under the direction of the Associate Director for Media and Communications and will work across programs and member organizations within the Alianza Americas network.

This person will be the project lead in a communications initiative that seeks to elevate narratives that highlight the cultural traditions of care, strong family ties, and support networks within Latinx and Latin American immigrant communities in the United States.

Critical functions of this position

  • Be the primary leader on a project that will develop and elevate stories intended to highlight how caregiving networks serve as backbones of resiliency within Latinx and Latin American migrant communities.
  • Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders and partners, such as member organizations, individual activists, etc.
  • Oversee and coordinate project consultants associated with this initiative, as needed.
  • Create a multimedia story bank of narratives that showcase the diversity of caregiving systems within Latinx and Latin American immigrant communities. Draw on this story bank to create compelling content that helps change narratives around Latinx families, to highlight their resiliency and ability to create unique networks of care.
  • Write donor reports and analytics reports as needed. Track and evaluate impact to monitor progress on the project.

Qualifications

  • Excellent writing skills and the ability to function as a compelling, accessible organizational “voice.”
  • Experience managing teams (staff positions and/or consultants).
  • Project management expertise, able to stay on top of multiple projects.
  • A track record in growing social media followings and driving up email and text platform engagement.
  • Background in social sciences or other experience working directly with Latin American and Latinx communities.
  • Fluency in English and Spanish.

Compensation
Alianza Americas offers a competitive compensation package, commensurate with your knowledge, skills, and experiences. Salary range is $60,000-$80,000 based on experience. Generous benefits package includes flexible paid time off, as well as employer contribution towards retirement savings.

The location of the position is flexible and could include a virtual or hybrid office environment.

How to apply
Please send a resume or cv, salary requirements, a writing sample, and cover letter to jobs@alianzaamericas.org. Please list “Strategic Narrative Manager” in the subject heading of the email. Questions may also be sent to the same email address. We will try to respond to questions within 48 hours. Deadline to apply is April 30.