AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization, currently provides medical care and/or services to over 600,000 individuals in 37 countries worldwide in the US, Africa, Latin America/Caribbean, the Asia/Pacific Region and Eastern Europe. AHF (Asia Bureau) is hiring Advocacy and...

AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF), the largest global AIDS organization, currently provides medical care and/or services to over 600,000 individuals in 37 countries worldwide in the US, Africa, Latin America/Caribbean, the Asia/Pacific Region and Eastern Europe.

AHF (Asia Bureau) is hiring Advocacy and Marketing Manager (Asia)

Advocacy and Marketing Manager (Asia)

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 5 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location Hong Kong
Employment type Full Time
Industry Charity / NGO / Non-Profit Org
Job function Government / Social Service > Project / Program Development
Marketing / Public Relations > Marketing - Communications
Published On 27/09/2016

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

Advocacy

  • Support the Chief of Asia Bureau to develop, implement and evaluate advocacy and policy change agenda and to promote the work of AHF at the national and regional levels.

  • Lead our high level policy and advocacy activities on the provisions of HIV prevention, testing, treatment and in-country policy-changes

  • Identify and lead research into relevant development and HIV policy, write policy reports and briefings as strategic direction.

  • Plan, develop and monitor implementation of advocacy strategy according to AHF mission and core values;

  • Conduct advocacy and marketing trips to all AHF Asia Bureau countries, provide training to the country teams and their partners, field visits, identify advocacy priorities and assist in the action plan development.

  • Facilitate the country teams in the development of their advocacy plans and the related budget.

  • Coordinate and communicate AHF advocacy and policy change programs with other regional and national development networks, with key decision and policy makers, and liaison with national and regional media;

  • Build appropriate partnerships with other organizations to develop policies in relation to AHF advocacy agenda; 

Marketing

  • Assist in the development and roll out all Asia Bureau Country Marketing Strategies and monitor its implementation in line with the organization’s strategy priorities.

  • Liaise with Medical, Prevention and Advocacy Coordinators and Country Program Managers, to develop, roll out and monitor marketing plans, documentation, brand profiling to increase public awareness and influence attitudes and behaviors.

  • Public relations

  • Maintain and uphold AHF’s standard of documentation, branding and profiling in line with global priorities to deepen our position as a ‘challenger brand’ in fighting AIDS

  • Initiate and sustain strategic linkages with potential service providers to ensure obtaining of cost effective products with compromising standards.

  • Coordinate, supervise and evaluate the services provided by PR/marketing agency 

Education and/or Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) or higher, preferably in social work, public policy, health policy, public health, Marketing or Business related field from an accredited University

  • Minimum five years of proven experience in HIV programmes, Health Policy, Human Rights, sexuality & diversity, Health & HIV marketing

  • Proven experience in community mobilization and building stakeholder relationship at national and regional level.

  • Familiarity with relevant countries’ HIV policies 

 

Required Competencies

  • Adaptation skills: ability to work well in a multicultural environment

  • Highly motivated, responsible, self-directed, resourceful and flexible

  • Conceptual, strategic and analytical skills;

  • Collaboration and Team work;

  • Decision making and problem solving skills;

  • Partnership and Negotiation skills

  • Creativity and ability to be innovative, proactive and to work under pressure

  • Communicate with impact with various stakeholders

 

Work location: Home office, preferably based in Hong Kong or Thailand. Candidates must be available to travel inside and outside the country (minimum 30% of the time) 

Interested candidates are invited to submit a resume, with a cover letter to GlobalHR.Asia@aidshealth.org no later than 20 October 2016. 

Please note that only short listed candidates are contacted for interview.

To learn more about AHF, please visit our website: www.aidshealth.org,