As part of the GIIN’s mission to accelerate the scale and effectiveness of impact investing, we publish job openings from members of the GIIN Investors’ Council and other impact investing leaders.

Communications Senior Associate

at Instiglio in Bogota, Colombia

About the Job

(Where would you be located) Our global headquarters in Bogotá, Colombia. (The responsibilities) We are looking to bring on a passionate and proven communications expert to support our Senior Leadership team in maximizing our influence and impact beyond our direct project work. The Communications team’s mandate therefore is to position Instiglio as a trusted advisor for high-level decision-makers, raise our profile and footprint with key audiences within the international development sphere and the public sector, and develop a compelling narrative that speaks to the imagination of development practitioners and leaders. The key responsibilities of the Communication Senior Associate will include, but are not limited to 1) Strategy and Thought Leadership, 2) Brand development, 3) Other key communications channels.


(Education) Bachelor’s degree in communications, journalism, or related fields; (Experience) At least 6 years in communications in the field of International Development or related; (Technical knowledge) Passionate and knowledgeable about international development and social impact; exceptional written, oral, and visual storytelling skills; (Language) Native fluency in English (C-2) and professional proficiency in Spanish (C-1)

To apply


We are a trusted advisor that contributes to building a global movement for results with governments, foundations, and bilateral and multilateral organizations. We want to ensure that the social programs and public policies across sectors, such as education, health, or employment, have the greatest possible impact.

Since 2012 we have played our part in the global movement for results. We contributed to embedding results-orientation within the National Development Plan of the Colombian government, as well as within the multi-million-dollar social development programs for Morocco and Sierra Leone. We built the multi-million-dollar Poverty Alleviations Outcomes Fund (PAOF), and structured +25 Results-Based Financing projects over the world.

Headquartered in Bogotá, Colombia, we are a team of 50 people and representing 10 nationalities, with offices in Kenya, Peru and USA. Our diverse and passionate, global team is brought together by a desire to change the status quo and to execute high quality work with integrity, collaboration and innovation at the core of everything we do.