Communications Officer

  • Job Reference: 101032
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2021
  • Recruiter: Easy Web Recruitment
  • Website: https://hireful.co.uk/
  • Location: Godalming
  • Salary: £25,000
  • Sector: Charity and Not For Profit, Marketing and Communications
  • Job Type: Part Time Flex
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Do you want to help end factory farming?

Are you interested in joining Compassion in World Farming’s Communications team? We are seeking a proactive and positive person who is skilled at writing copy for different audiences and has experience of managing relationships with high-profile individuals.

Communications Officer Requirements:

You need to be able to convey strong, clear messaging and understand our target audiences in order to help raise our profile in the UK. Traditional media knowledge is a must, along with a good understanding of digital and social media.

If you have the drive, enthusiasm, copywriting and organisational skills, plus an interest in animal welfare then we’d like to hear from you.

About Compassion in World Farming International:

Compassion in World Farming International is a fast-growing and influential campaigning charity with decades of experience fighting factory farming: our award-winning undercover investigations have exposed the ugly realities of factory farms; our political lobbying and campaigns have improved the living conditions for factory farmed animals across Europe; our Food Business team is working with some of the world’s biggest food companies – retailers, producers and manufacturers – to drive humane-sustainable innovation.

Compassion in World Farming International is absolutely committed to providing equal opportunities for everyone regardless of their background. We value diversity and lived experience, and acknowledge the underrepresentation of people from certain backgrounds, both within our organisation and across the sector. We welcome applications from underrepresented groups, whether these be of ethnicity, gender, identity, religion, physical ability, sexual orientation or other.

Applications:

Please complete the online application form to upload your CV and a covering letter.

In order to comply with legal requirements, as part of our selection process we ask all potential employees to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

No Agencies please.

Why work for Compassion in World Farming?

  • For animals, people and planet: We are on a mission to end factory farming and create a world where fresh air and sunshine are natural parts of any farming system.
  • To expand your current skills, develop your career and make a difference to the lives of billions
  • We offer 25 days paid holiday
  • 45 minutes by train from London Waterloo, our international headquarters are in Godalming near Guildford, a picturesque market town on the banks of the River Wey.
  • We occupy modern, bright open plan offices just two minutes’ walk from Godalming station
  • Free parking
  • Free fruit!

Location: Currently home-based. Following Government guidelines post-COVID-19: Godalming, Surrey – HQ
Contract Type: Fixed Term, maternity cover (12 months)
Hours: Part Time, 15 hours per week (2 days a week, job share)
Salary: £25,000 per annum (Pro rata), depending on experience

Closing date for applications: 1st August, 2021
Interviews: Planned for week commencing 16th August 2021

You may have experience of the following: Communications Officer, Press Officer, Internal Communications, CRM, Marketing Assistant, Marketing Executive, Marketing Officer, Communications Executive, Communications Assistant, etc.

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