We are searching for an exceptional Communications Manager that will create, drive, and ensure delivery of a comprehensive communications strategy to serve the overall mission of Common Good. The Individual will be responsible for upholding the brand identity and consistency for Common Good and its various programmatic sub-brands: Sikunye (Early Life), Education and The Zanokhanyo Network (Employment). You will work in a tight-knit Communications team alongside other creatives, and in collaboration with multi-disciplinary professionals across our programmes.
SAEP is looking for an energetic, organised and experienced bookkeeper / financial accountant who follows a systematic and consistent approach to bookkeeping and reporting. We need someone who is experienced in non-profit work, hard-working, eager to learn and interested in the education environment. Candidates must be willing to take on the role for a minimum period of 2 years, starting as soon as possible.
SAEP seeks to appoint a Chief Executive Officer to be based in Cape Town. Candidates must be willing to take on the role for a minimum period of 4 years, starting in January 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter. The purpose of this position is to lead SAEP in Vision and Strategy; People and Culture; Growth of Partnerships and Funding; as well as Organisational Development and Financial Management.
Common Good is looking for a part-time writer to join our Communications team on a fixed term contract until the end of December 2020.
As a social justice NPO, it is imperative that we demonstrate how our work is contributing to positive and lasting change. Storytelling is a key component in both documenting and celebrating that impact it articulates action, fuels hope and motivates our efforts. In a hurting nation, Common Good desires to tell stories of transformation that are taking place through our Early Life, Education and Employment initiatives.
ABOUT OUR ORGANISATION
Common Good is a Christian faith-based, not-for-profit organisation founded by Common Ground Church in 2005, working in a range of communities. We're passionate about addressing issues of social justice that challenge our city. We seek to make a positive and lasting impact in the areas of early life, education and employment, so that individuals and communities across Cape Town can build brighter futures for themselves.
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