Campaign Manager - 'Have You Got The Bottle?'

The Association for the Protection of Rural Scotland (APRS)

Edinburgh / home working
£21,000 pa

Paid • Part Time • Fixed Term Contract

Sectors: environmental policy & campaigning, sustainability

Closing date: Friday, 1st July 2022   3 days left

Campaign Manager

21 hours per week for 18 months
£21,000 + 3% employer pension contribution
Edinburgh/working from home/hybrid arrangements
Closing date Friday 1 July
Interviews Wednesday 20 July, central Edinburgh

The Campaign Manager will manage all aspects of the APRS Have You Got The Bottle? campaign, aiming to ensure that the Scottish Government (SG) introduces its proposed deposit return system for drinks containers on time in August 2023. They will work closely with the APRS Education and Community Manager and Political Consultant, with the support of a network of key partner organisations.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Engage with national and local politicians to promote DRS
  • Mobilise supporters and partners to hold the Scottish Government and DRS system operator Circularity Scotland to account regarding key campaign objectives
  • Identify and secure opportunities to raise the campaign’s profile among key opinion formers, including events and media coverage
  • Lead partner engagement and support, including regular contact, partner meetings and information provision, to raise the profile of the campaign
  • Deliver all aspects of campaign communications, including via mainstream and social media and the campaign website
  • Manage co-ordination of key HYGTB? events, including invitations, bookings, presentations and catering

Full job details can be found on the homepage of the APRS website.

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