Bath and North East Somerset (On-site)
London, Greater London
£20,000 - £25,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Communications and campaigns assistant

Based: EJF office in Bath or London

Contract: Full-time, permanent

Salary range: 20,000-25,000 (dependent upon experience)



Private healthcare package

Generous pension rising with each year of service

Generous annual leave allowance increasing for each year of service, plus 1 personal day per year

Cycle-to-work scheme

Life insurance

Home working 2 days per week (after completion of 6 month trial period) Initially during Covid-19 remote working


Position overview

This is a varied role for someone with a passion for environmental justice, superb written and oral communications skills, and the dedication and tenacity to get the best outcomes possible for our campaigns. Working within the communications team but across all EJF’s campaigns, the Communications and Campaigns Assistant would be involved in a wide variety of tasks, including but not limited to:


  • Independent research, copywriting and content creation for social media, newsletter, and website 

  • Media coverage monitoring

  • Updating CRM (contact database)

  • Researching new leads for media stories and films

  • Mapping target audiences and political landscapes

  • Contacting organisations and influential and high-profile individuals to support EJF’s campaigns 

  • Assisting with fundraising, including liaising with companies, drafting copy and managing contacts

  • Proof reading reports and communications materials

  • Event planning and management


Essential skills and attributes:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Excellent organisational skills

  • Creativity and ideas for new ways to engage the public with our messaging

  • Ability to adapt writing style to attract and engage a range of different audiences

  • Ability to work independently 

  • Attention to detail and factual accuracy

  • Good data management skills

  • Reliable, determined, and self-motivated, able to work effectively with a small, dynamic team.


Desirable skills and attributes:

  • Experience using Adobe creative suites

  • Proficiency in other languages, especially German

  • Experience with social media advertising tools and analysis 


Applications: please send your CV and cover letter explaining why you are the right person for this job and where you saw this ad. Previous applicants need not apply.

Closing date for applications: We are looking to recruit for this post as soon as possible so we will review applications as they come in, with a final deadline of 6 Feb 2022.


Posted on: 17 January 2022
Closed date: 06 February 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Campaigning, Communications, PR

The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.