Digital Communications Coordinator

Global Fashion Agenda (GFA), a non-profit organisation that fosters industry collaboration on sustainability in fashion to accelerate impact, is seeking an experienced full-time Digital Communications Coordinator.

Global Fashion Agenda’s impact is growing, so we are looking for a highly driven and ambitious colleague to join us on the next chapter of our journey as we unlock the next level for the industry. As Digital Communications Coordinator, you will report to the Head of Communications and join an agile communications team which is responsible for spreading awareness about all of GFA’s activities, including its thought leadership publications, impact initiatives and the leading international forum on sustainability in fashion, Global Fashion Summit. Based in Copenhagen, this role will focus on social media content creation, website maintenance, and support with general digital communication tasks for the organisation.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Executing a creative and impactful social media strategy: maintaining the social media calendar, drafting captions and scheduling content across social media platforms
  • Development of assets for social media platforms; including ideation, design briefs, and other creative tasks
  • Website Updates: Handling ongoing updates, editing web body text and images, creating web pages
  • Handling the day-to-day relationship with website agencies – including task briefs and execution
  • Supporting the functionality of online events such as webinars
  • Community management on social media
  • Creation of newsletters – selecting images, setting up in MailChimp and sometimes drafting texts
  • Capturing social media content at key events including Global Fashion Summit
  • Analyse digital communications performance and report results
  • Consistently keeping track of wider digital trends and sharing insights with the team
  • Assist with office tasks when the organisation’s interns need support

The ideal candidate has:

  • Passion for sustainability, social media and content creation
  • 2+ years of working experience and a bachelor or master’s degree within marketing, communications, web design, or a related field
  • Experience in coordinating digital projects with internal and external stakeholders
  • Understanding of social scheduling/ reporting tools and digital tools e.g. WordPress including how to amend/ update webpages
  • Basic knowledge of graphic design and related software skills, e.g. Photoshop, Capcut and MailChimp
  • A strong sustainability vocabulary and understanding of the sensitivities/nuances within sustainability communications
  • Fluency in English (native is preferred) with exceptional writing, editing and proof-reading skills
  • Highly organised and self motivated, with strong skills in time management, planning and meeting deadlines
  • Interest in working in a fast-paced, dynamic, team-oriented work environment
  • Business acumen, action-orientated mindset and a drive for results
  • Strong writing skills translating off-line content into engaging online content
  • A proven track record of delivering impactful social media results

How To Apply

Send your CV and short motivational letter (max. 400 words) to APPLY@GLOBALFASHIONAGENDA.COM and state the position you are applying for in the subject line. Application deadline is 29 February 2024.

About Global Fashion Agenda

Global Fashion Agenda (GFA) is a non-profit organisation that fosters industry collaboration on sustainability in fashion to accelerate impact. With the vision of a net positive fashion industry, it drives action by mobilising, inspiring, influencing and educating all stakeholders.

The organisation has been leading the movement since 2009 and presents the renowned international forum on sustainability in fashion, Global Fashion Summit in core fashion regions around the world. GFA influences policy through its advocacy efforts including the Global Textiles Policy Forum, publishes thought leadership including The GFA Monitor,  Fashion CEO Agenda and Fashion on Climate, implements impact programmes including the Circular Fashion Partnership and the Global Circular Fashion Forum, presents educational guidance through the GFA Academy, and connects companies with solutions through the Innovation Forum,

Working in partnership with a wide ecosystem of companies and organisations across the value chain, GFA spearheads the fashion industry’s journey towards a more sustainable future. Through its work, GFA reaches thousands of stakeholders including brands, innovators, NGOs, policy makers, manufacturers, investors and more.

Our company values are empowerment, fellowship and ingenuity. These values are used as guiding pillars for our work projects and are brought to life in our internal culture and work ethic.

GFA is an international team, with headquarters in Copenhagen and English as the office language. We are committed to diversity and inclusion and encourage all applicants regardless of age, race, nationality, sexual orientation, disability, sex and gender identity, religion or political affiliation to apply for vacancies.