View Vacancy - Marketing and Communications Officer for Latin America and the Caribbean - British Consulate General Sao Paulo
Main purpose of job:
The Department for Business and Trade promotes and supports bilateral trade and investment across the Latin America & Caribbean (LATAC) region. Promoting LATAC as a trading destination for UK businesses is a key strategic priority, as well as promoting the UK’s key industrial strengths, demonstrating its leadership, creativity and innovation, and positioning the UK as a key trading partner for the LATAC region.
The UK’s Department for Business and Trade (DBT) is recruiting for the regional position of Marketing and Communications Officer for Latin America and the Caribbean, to support the delivery of the business communications plan and marketing campaigns across the 19 markets where our teams are present.
The Marketing and Communications Officer for Latin America and the Caribbean will play a consistent supporting role in the promotion of the regional trade and investment plan through communication plans and marketing campaigns: will help implement promotion strategies, support with press engagements, create PR and other editorial content and put together a social media content for different sector plans.
As this is a regional role, Spanish and English at fluent level are mandatory.
Education: Bachelor's degree or higher in Journalism, Communications, or a related field.
Language Proficiency: Fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese. Proven proficiency required.
Writing Skills: Strong ability in writing clear, concise, and compelling content and copy.
Social Media Savvy: Proficient in managing professional accounts on platforms such as Twitter, LinkedIn, and Instagram.
Experience: Relevant professional experience in a previous marketing and communications role.
Candidates must have the legal status to live and work in Brazil in their own right, from time of application.
Technical Skills: Design editing tools (e.g., Canva), video editing tools (e.g., Premiere), and photo editing tools (e.g., Photoshop).
Personal skills: Proactive, resilient and adaptable to diverse cultural contexts, creative and innovative thinker.
The job holder will need to be prepared to work occasionally outside normal working hours. This person also needs to be comfortable with the responsibilities of this role shifting and changing depending on emerging priorities. The British Consulate supports flexible working and the jobholder will have the opportunity to work remotely/from home on occasion.
The British Embassy Network offers a strong benefits package. This package includes generous vacation and leave time, flexible working patterns, and enriching learning and development opportunities.
This opportunity is closed to applications.