Communications Officer

Bioregional

Greater London
£23,000 - £29,000 pa

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

www.bioregional.com

Sectors: sustainability

Closing date: Monday, 30th November 2020   4 days left


Are you passionate about the power of communications to create sustainable change?  Do you have experience in creating compelling content, an eye for a great story and a flair for social media? 

There is no time to waste in taking urgent, radical action to tackle the climate and ecological emergency. At Bioregional we’ve been championing sustainable change for 25 years. We’re now looking for an exceptional communications officer who wants to use their creative talents to inspire others to help create a better, more sustainable future.

Experience and responsibilities 

You’ll have at least two years’ experience in communications, with strong skills in creating shareable content, adapting content for different audiences and promoting events. An excellent writer and editor with strong people skills and lots of initiative, you’ll also have a good eye for design, ideally with experience of using Adobe Spark or Canva. 

As part of our friendly and ambitious comms team, and with scope for developing in your role, you will be: 

  • Helping develop and implement our social media plan across channels including Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin and Instagram
  • Devising and implementing social media campaigns using a variety of content (text, image, video)
  • Identifying comms and PR opportunities and advising on comms and marketing strategies for different projects 
  • Helping create practical sustainability guidance for different audiences 
  • Supporting the management of our website, including using Google Analytics to monitor performance against KPIs 
  • Organising and promoting events and looking for speaking opportunities 
  • Managing our library of photos and other assets 

About Bioregional 

Bioregional is an award-winning social enterprise and charity working at the cutting edge of sustainability. We work with partners to create better places for people to live, work and do business. 

Our ambition is simple. We want to inspire people to live happy, healthy lives within the natural limits of the planet, leaving space for wildlife and wilderness. We call this One Planet Living. 

More information 

The post is permanent and full-time. It is usually based at our offices at the award-winning BedZED eco-village in South London, although all staff are currently working at home in keeping with government coronavirus guidance.

Salary: between £23,000-£29,000 depending on experience, plus 6% employer’s ethical pension contribution and 25 days’ annual leave, rising by one day a year up to five years’ service. 

Bioregional is committed to increasing diversity within our organisation, and the environmental sector as a whole. We welcome applications from everyone, whatever your age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability. 

To apply 

Please read the full job description before applying. Send your CV, together with a cover letter explaining why you want to work at Bioregional and how you are suited to the role.

Deadline: 9am Monday 30 November 2020 

We plan to hold remote video interviews on Thursday 3 or Friday 4 December 2020.


Please mention environmentjob.co.uk when responding to this ad.