IDB2422 - Internal Communications Officer

Business Unit: President Complex
Division: Not Applicable
Department: Marketing and Communications Department
Country: Saudi Arabia
Location: Saudi Arabia - Jeddah
Closing date: 11-Mar-2020

Role Purpose:

Promote the IsDB brand and its leadership among internal audiences through the delivery of its internal communications strategy.


  •  Support the delivery of internal communications activity for IsDB, to inform and engage key internal stakeholders within IsDB HQ and across all regional hubs
  •  Create consistently high-quality content for IsDB’s internal communications, such as newsletters, collateral and events
  •  Support with events as required, such as town halls 
  •  Partner and collaborate with colleagues in HR to advise on communications approach and messaging and support programmes to engage and motivate staff
  •  Support H.E. and IsDB leadership to raise their profile with internal audiences and ensure consistency of messaging internally


Academic qualifications
• Bachelor’s degree in journalism, communications, or other relevant field required. 
• Professional international communications qualification 


• English (Mandatory)
• Arabic (Preferred)
• French (Preferred)


Minimum number of years and nature of experience
•  3-5 years in a global organisation or business
• Interest in and good understanding of the global communications landscape
• Good understanding of current affairs and the IsDB stakeholder community
• Strong social and digital campaign experience


Job specific competencies
• Outstanding communications skills and strong interpersonal skills
• Confident team-player who is able to create effective working relationships with colleagues 
• Time management and prioritisation skills
• Digitally savvy, with excellent IT skills


Jeddah, Head Office

Travel requirements:

As needed