Director of Media & Public Affairs

Godalming, Surrey
up to £43,186 dependent on experience
13 Apr 2012
30 Apr 2012
Full Time
Contract Type

The League Against Cruel Sports was established in 1924 and works to end cruelty to animals in the name of ‘sport’. As one of Britain’s leading animal welfare charities, today our key campaigns cover dogfighting, bullfighting, shooting, and hunting with dogs. We have tens of thousands of supporters and our work is going from strength to strength.

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced leader to head up our media and public affairs department.  The successful candidate will have excellent team management and communication skills, an extensive campaigning and media background and project planning experience including allocating and working within budgets:

•    Be an integral part of the League Against Cruel Sports Leadership Group contributing to the overall corporate management and direction
•    Be responsible for the strategic and effective management and planning of the League’s campaigns and media and public affairs team
•    Act as a corporate ambassador and advocate for the League
•    Promote a positive profile with political and business leaders, members and supporters and other opinion formers

If you would like an informal discussion about the role, please ring Joe Duckworth, Chief Executive, on 01483 524250. Interviews will be held during the week commencing 14 May 2012.