In this role, you will assist the Global Head of Media, helping to build and deliver their global media strategy. You will publicise their work by developing dynamic communications campaigns, hard-hitting news stories, and compelling stories. You will work closely with their country offices, supporting colleagues to deliver successful campaigns that are consistent in messaging and brand. And you will build and maintain relationships with our key stakeholders - including high profile supporters, journalists, commentators, and news outlets - to spread their messages far and wide.
Global Communications Manager Requirements:
This post requires strong media skills, creativity and organisational skills. You will have previous experience in PR, preferably at an NGO; be able to convey strong and clear messaging, and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. You will also be an excellent storyteller with a keen news sense and the ability to write for a range of channels and platforms. Strong traditional media knowledge is a must, along with the drive to sell in our stories to international media, and the ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines. Candidates should also have experience of working with high-profile supporters, an understanding of international media, and a keen interest in animal welfare and environmental issues.
About their organisation:
Our client is the leading charity campaigning for farm animal welfare. Their mission is to end factory farming – the biggest form of animal cruelty on the planet and the issue at the centre of many of the world’s biggest challenging debates including climate change and sustainable food production to feed an ever-increasing global population.
Our client is absolutely committed to providing equal opportunities for everyone regardless of their background. They value diversity and lived experience, and acknowledge the underrepresentation of people from certain backgrounds, both within their organisation and across the sector. They welcome applications from underrepresented groups, whether these be of ethnicity, gender, identity, religion, physical ability, sexual orientation or other.
In order to comply with legal requirements, as part of their selection process we ask all potential employees to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.
Why work for them?
• We offer 25 days paid holiday
• 45 minutes by train from London Waterloo, their international headquarters are in Godalming near Guildford, a picturesque market town on the banks of the River Wey.
• They occupy modern, bright open plan offices just two minutes walk from Godalming station
• Free parking
• Free fruit!
Location: Godalming, Surrey – HQ
Contract Type: Permanent
Hours: Full Time, 37 per week
Salary: £35,000 – £37,000 (dependent on experience)
Closing date: 24th September 2021. Please apply as soon as possible as applications will be reviewed regularly and interviews may commence on a rolling programme.
No Agencies please.
You may have experience of the following: Communications Officer, Media Manager, PR, Public Relations, Public Relations Officer, Animal Welfare, Communications Manager, Marketing Communications, Campaign Manager, Project Management, Charity, Third Sector, Charities, NFP, Not for Profit, etc.
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