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Does your love and passion for Karachi inspire you to do more for the city? Here’s your chance! I AM KARACHI is a platform for likeminded organizations and individuals committed to promoting socio-cultural activities and campaigns for peace building. The I AM KARACHI Board of Governors invite you to become a part of this historic movement by applying for the following positions.

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Brands Marketing Manager

I AM KARACHI is a city-wide movement that inculcates hope, pride and ownership in the citizens of Karachi through arts,culture,sports & dialogue.
Location: KHI

Overview

The Marketing & Brands Manager will be responsible for managing overall brand identity for the organization. This includes working closely with a range of stakeholders, including the Program Manager, Events and Outreach Associate, Communications Manager and Graphic Designer.

Roles and Responsibilities
• Develop cohesive brand Identity
• Social/Digital Media Management
• On ground Branding
• Prepare digital, print and broadcast collateral for company
• Use public relation tools to build IAK on ground network
• Develop and promote brand through BTL activations
• Build IAK brand guidelines and brand bible
• Maintain brand integrity with all partners
• Brief and Supervise Creative partners
• Brief and supervise digital partners
• Brief and supervise content partners

Qualification and Experience
• Bachelor’s degree with a major in Marketing (preferred).
• Minimum 1 year of work experience preferred
• Knowledge of Karachi, its dynamics and strong corporate, commercial, academic or cultural network
• Experience in Event management and coordination will be useful

Skills
• Excellent communication, writing and interpersonal skills.
• Proficiency in MS Office
• Ability to multitask and work under stress to meet deadlines.
• Fluency in Urdu and English.
• Dynamic and able to work independently or with minimal supervision

Applicants are advised to submit their resume along with cover letter stating the job position in subject line for which they are applying. Send your resume at careers@iamkarachi.org and IAK will close position till selection of suitable candidate.
Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the Test/Interview. We are an equal opportunity Employer and encourage women to apply.

Grants and Partnerships Manager

I AM KARACHI is a city-wide movement that inculcates hope, pride and ownership in the citizens of Karachi through arts,culture,sports & dialogue.

Location KHI

Overview

The Grants and Partnerships Manager will be responsible for managing the fundraising, crowd sourcing, donor-relations and beneficiary profile of I AM KARACHI. They will work towards strengthening the sustainability of I AM KARACHI and will report to the Chief Executive Officer.

MAJOR ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

• Bring sustainability and develop partnerships.
• Develop strategic plan for sustainability and partnerships IAK
• Build roadmap for partnerships which would lead to sustainability and revenue generation of $1.5mn
• Scoping, preparing and submission of grants available for culture, sports, arts, dialogue
• Build SOPs for marketing, events, communications, fundraising.
• Build fundraising and marketing strategy – what campaigns can we run?
• Scoping study of HNIs and Corporate in Pakistan – CSR programs – identify who would be inclined to support I am KHI.
• Re-evaluate role of partners and determine a mutually beneficial relationship.
• Identify HNIs of Pakistani Diaspora living in US and UK.
• Platforms of crowd funding.
• Overlook project management and supervise smooth execution of events.
• Any other duties and tasks, as required.

Important Notes
• Candidate must be willing for extensive travelling in city. Transport with fuel will be provided by company.
• Candidate must have his/her cell phone. Communication allowance will be provided by company.
• Candidate must have his/her laptop. Internet will be provided by company

Qualification
• A Master’s degree in Liberal Studies, Fine Arts or Social Sciences.
• Experience of working in the development sector/NGOs/INGOs/Youth programs/Colleges or University or any reputable organization will be preferred.
• Experience of public art, curating of exhibitions and artistic content/installations will be preferred
• Ability and willingness to work extensively work in field with marginalized communities, high risk and violence prone areas
• Excellent analytical and writing skills

Skills
• Communication effectiveness – High proficiency in Urdu , English and Karachi based minor languages
• Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially spreadsheets, database and reporting tools
• Ability to work flexibly, independently and under conditions of uncertainty, with minimal day-to-day supervision
• Good organizational ability, including capacity for juggle multiple tasks and details
• Open mindedness and ability to work well within a team

Applicants are advised to submit their resume along with cover letter stating the job position in subject line for which they are applying. Send your resume at careers@iamkarachi.org and IAK will close position till selection of suitable candidate.
Only shortlisted candidates will be called for the Test/Interview. We are an equal opportunity Employer and encourage women to apply.