WC2A, London

£26,500 - £31,000 (FTE) + generous pension

Contract, Part-time

Comms-07/19

Job Description

We are a small charity with national reach looking for the right person to help us grow our voice and influence in a range of ways. You will have expertise in a number of areas of communications activity, and will be looking for the next challenge, or a return to work. We can be flexible in terms of hours and days. You will be joining a high performing and motivated team in a brand new role, giving you the chance to shape our communications content and activity. The successful candidate will be an ambitious self-starter who is keen to lead a range of communications & marketing activities, which make a genuine difference to many people’s lives.

Top quality communication skills are a must, alongside experience with press, marketing and social media. You will liaise with barristers, sponsors, members of the public and a wide variety of stakeholders on a daily basis. You will report to the Joint COO & Head of Fundraising and Communications and work closely alongside our dedicated and friendly team, and our panel of almost 4,000 volunteer barristers.

About the charity

Advocate is a national charity which matches volunteer barristers able to give their time and expertise pro bono with those who desperately need access to justice but cannot obtain public funding (legal aid) and cannot afford to pay for legal help. We work in all areas of law, across all courts and tribunals in England and Wales. 

This is a part time (4 days per week) role working at our busy and friendly office on Chancery Lane. The contract is initially for 12 months but the aim is to continue the role.

For more information please download the application form which includes the full person specification and job description.

Closing Date: Midnight, Sunday 25th August