Campaigning Communications Officer

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent, Temporary full-time, TemporaryContract, Trainee

Salary See description

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1384172

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a Campaigning Communications Officer based in Belfast.

Campaigning Communications Officer

Are you an experienced communications professional, with a track record of developing and delivering successful campaigns? If you are also enthusiastic, hardworking, creative and professional – this job is for you!

Reference number: A4900119

Location: Belfast

Salary starting at: £22,073 – £23,912 per annum

Hours: Full time

Contract: 13 months

Our advocacy campaigns are part of the RSPB’s four-country plan to save nature. We must secure policies which protect and manage our land and seas to help halt and reverse the ongoing loss to Northern Ireland’s biodiversity.

You will co-ordinate and deliver a programme of public-facing, advocacy-themed communications campaigns, which drive and empower public action in support of RSPB conservation, advocacy and growing support priorities. You will have a good understanding of the political landscape in NI and be able to effectively work with partners and stakeholders.

You’ll have great writing skills, and be able to communicate complex or technical topics in a clear manner at all levels to develop shared understanding. You’ll also need excellent planning, prioritisation and project management skills and the ability to organise yourself and keep a campaign on track and to deadlines.

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the UK’s biggest conservation charity, helping to influence policy and make our campaigns more impactful and ultimately improve the fortunes of our most treasured species and habitats.

This role is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act. You will be asked to declare unspent convictions and cautions at offer of employment stage.

To apply please click on the APPLY NOW button below to be directed to the company website

Closing date: 25 January 2019

Interview date: 7 February 2019