Institute for Justice and Democracy in Haiti

Seed Global Health Hiring for Two Positions

Director of Communications

The Director of Communications (DC) will be a mission-focused, seasoned, and creative communicator. S/he will have experience building the brand and telling the story for a dynamic, expanding and inspiring enterprise. The DC will report to the Director of Operations but will be expected to take direction from the Chief Executive Officer and provide substantial support to the Seed development team. This is an outstanding opportunity for a highly motivated professional to take on a pivotal role in the evolution of a fast-growing, well respected organization. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

Strategic and Continuous Communication Leadership and Execution:

• Work across the staff, and in particular with the CEO and development team, to formulate and implement a high-impact communication strategy

• Establish goals and objectives related to Seed communication investments and monitor and report progress against those metrics

• Manage communications aspects of high-value and complex external partnerships (e.g., with communications counterparts at Peace Corps and among key private donors and academic partners)

• Establish and nurture relationships with multiple news, social media, and other outlets to promote the Seed story and generate positive coverage

• Lead a small but dedicated communications team including interns and para-professionals

• Support the CEO in her role as chief spokesperson for Seed and “build the bench” of surrogates who can support and complement the chief spokesperson role


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Director of Operations

The Director of Operations (DO) will be a mission-focused, seasoned, and process-minded leader with experience scaling an organization, and developing a performance culture among a group of diverse, talented individuals. The DO will report to the CEO. The DO must be a leader who is able to help others at Seed deliver

measurable, cost-effective results that make the vision a reality. This is an outstanding opportunity for a highly

motivated professional to take on a pivotal role in the evolution of a fast-growing, well respected organization.

A smaller organization currently, Seed is poised to grow significantly over the next few years requiring the DO to

assume greater responsibilities and to oversee increasingly complex programming and strategy.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:


• Contribute to the development of Seed Global Health’s strategic goals and objectives as well as

• Ensure that Seed Global Health is adhering to the strategic plan, delivering status reports to the

• In close collaboration with the CEO and Chief Strategic and Clinical Officer, help oversee and

• Help establish international operations in partner countries including registration, legal counsel,

• Manage operations in partner countries ensuring accountability and performance of staff there;

• Administer contracts with including, but not limited to, consultants, Seed Plus volunteers, and

• Oversee facility and office management logistics and decisions including administering and

• Supervise insurance protocols including, but not limited to: general liability, fiduciary, foreign

• Upgrade and implement an appropriate system of policies, internal controls, accounting

• Coordinate the quarterly reports to the Peace Corps;

• Oversee the organizations’ reporting to operational partners and contracts, ensuring the reports

• Represent the organization externally, as necessary, particularly in legal negotiations, contracts, promotional activities and fundraising efforts

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