Senior Communications Manager (Partnerships)
Living Planet Centre, Woking, Surrey
If you are skilled at developing and executing high profile communications strategies, this is an incredible opportunity to use your expertise to save our world. It is not too late to act, and you can play a pivotal role by sharing your communications expertise as part of the team at WWF UK.
We need to work in partnership with businesses in order to achieve our mission of building a future where people and nature thrive. Collaborating with some of the biggest brands we are accelerating sustainable business practices and engage new audiences in the fight for our world. As Senior Communications Manager, you will lead the communications for a portfolio of WWF's corporate partnerships, with a particular focus on one of our higher-profile partners.
Leading the development of integrated communications activities, you will ensure work achieves joint WWF and partner objectives including consumer engagement, fundraising and business-to-business communications, with a rigorous focus on achieving partnership communications objectives. You will liaise with colleagues to make sure the wider organisation understands portfolio’s communications priorities and how they contribute to wider organisational objectives as well as coordinate with other WWF network offices to deliver effective communications activities for global or multi-territory partnerships. Important, will be the ability to evaluate and report on the success as well as make recommendations to enhance future performance. You will also provide expert communications support and advice to other WWF teams as required, particularly around corporate partnerships and business engagement.
You must have experience of developing and executing high profile communications strategies and significant, demonstrable experience in delivering large scale communications campaigns within a complex stakeholder landscape. You must be comfortable managing corporate or political relationships within communications and possess a solid understanding of media and digital engagement landscapes and of how digital communications can be employed to achieve advocacy objectives. Expertise in a broad range of communications delivery, from PR and media to events and marketing will be needed in this role.
An excellent communicator, you will be effective at networking and influencing others. Results driven, you will possess strong project management and problem solving skills.
If you have the skills to help us achieve our mission, please visit our website via the link to complete the online registration and submit a copy of your CV with cover letter highlighting why this role is for you.
At WWF-UK we are committed to creating an inclusive working environment, where diversity is valued and there is equality of opportunity. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community and we offer a range of benefits to encourage a work life balance.
Our world needs you like never before. We are the first generation to know we are destroying the world and we could be the last that can do anything about it. We’re looking for people who share our determination to make it politically, socially and economically unacceptable to destroy our planet’s natural resources. We need you to join us in the fight for our world.