Communications Specialist

Cairo, Egypt



Communications Specialist  

The communications specialists supports and coordinates all school communications by creating and  implementing professional, on brand communication material on email, social media and other channels as  appropriate. Naturally curious, and digitally savvy, the idea candidate for this role is proactive and organized, a self starter with the ability to upskill herself, and master new digital platforms and apps. 


Parent Communication – producing and dispatching parent communications on behalf of school leadership,  administration offices such as business, finance, HR and transportation, using pre-designed branded  templates. This includes regular email announcements, supported by social media creative, as well as regular  whole school Director’s Newsletters. 

Social media – creating and managing a content and defining a calendar for all our social media, including  producing content such as branded posts and videos, providing reports on which posts perform well,  streamlining social media strategy.  

Coordinating content for school website for updates 

Creative asset management – maintaining and updating our library of images and video content, in conjunction  with marketing team.  

Ensuring all school teams are equipped with the right branding and templates for communications needs by  coordinating with marketing team. 


Digitally savvy and strong awareness of digital marketing and communication tools and apps 

Excellent communication skills in English - copywriting, editing and proofreading  

Strong design aesthetic 

Understanding of using a CMS for website management and online newsletters 

Management of social channels such as Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn and YouTube – creating and  curating content, social influence building 

Graphic design, photo editing and retouching skills with a working knowledge of Canva, In Design, Adobe  Acrobat, Adobe Photoshop preferable 

Knowledge of audio/video editing


Excellent interpersonal skills and a positive and enthusiastic attitude 

Strong work ethic  

Committed to achieving best practice communications  

Organized and able to work independently 

Resourceful and collaborative approach to solving problems 

Proactive and able to prompt others to ensure deadlines and targets are achieved 

Excellent attention to detail 


Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Media, Journalism, Business, Marketing or related field of study 

3 years’ experience in marketing and social media.


American International School in Egypt – Main Campus, New Cairo 

American International School in Egypt – West Campus, Sheikh Zayed, 6th of October City