Campaigning Communications Officer


£22,073 - £23,912 pa

Paid • Full Time • Fixed Term Contract

Reference: A4900119

Sectors: conservation & wildlife, environmental policy & campaigning

Closing date: Friday, 25th January 2019   4 days left

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!

Campaigning Communications Officer
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.

Closing date: 25 January 2019
Interview date: 7 February 2019

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