Hot Job: Digital Strategy Consultant Needed at Center for International Forestry Research

Hot Job: Digital Strategy Consultant Needed at Center for International Forestry Research

Deadline: January 10, 2019

Applications are open for a Digital Strategy Consultant at The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR). The Digital Strategy Consultant will help expand the reach of Global Landscapes Forum (GLF) with a strategy to optimize the use of digital and web tools.

The Center for International Forestry Research (CIFOR) envisions a more equitable world where forestry and landscapes enhance the environment and well-being for all. CIFOR is a non-profit, scientific institution that conducts research on the most pressing challenges of forest and landscape management around the world.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Critically evaluate the GLF’s digital presence and outreach and provide strategic guidance for improving outreach performance.
  • Develop email strategies; email content inclusive of subject line and layout, preparing, testing and scheduling all email campaigns.
  • Strategic guidance and development oversight of phase 2 and 3 of the GLF website which include event sites, Landscape Academy, Landscape News, community optimization and a mobile experience.
  • Optimize the GLF website for SEO, working closely with communications and editorial team on keyword ranking.
  • Create and execute strategic paid media plan across social and SEM (Google NGO grant) ensuring low COA and high conversion on engagement objectives.
  • Drive Social Media platform strategy and management of implementation & lead team to leverage social media outlets to maximize inbound traffic.
  • Coordinate online edition of GLF events, including digital workflow, pre- and post-event.


  • CIFOR offers competitive remuneration commensurate with skills and experience.


  • Applicants should have 5- 7 years of experience in digital and content marketing, analysis and brand launch strategy
  • Have clear understanding of website analytics (Google Analytics, etc.)
  • Have an eye for forward-thinking web and engagement strategies
  • The ability to write concise, data-driven strategic documents
  • Ability to speak excellent English
  • Strong client service approach
  • Ability to manage own time to deliver assignments to deadline

Other Personal Attributes and Competencies include:

  • Ability to excel in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment
  • Strong client service approach
  • Resourceful, adaptable and self-directed, and able to find creative solutions
  • Passion for excellence.


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For more information, visit CIFOR.