Maternity Action is the UK’s maternity rights charity dedicated to promoting, protecting and enhancing the rights of all pregnant women, new mothers and their families to employment, social security and health care.
We are seeking an experienced communications professional to lead on the delivery of our online information, promote our advice services, deliver specific communications projects and maintain our website. The role is integral to delivery of our specialist legal advice services which consist of online information, telephone and email advice, casework support and training. Our 50+ information sheets are viewed over 1.6 million times and we advise 3,000 parents each year. This role and will work closely with our advice team and our Media Officer
We are looking for an experienced professional with experience in running digital media campaigns and managing website content. The successful candidate will have excellent written communication skills, excellent skills in Wordpress or other content management system, be highly organised, subject and have an understanding of feminist principles. Ideally, they will have experience in delivering information on legal rights, and familiarity with current issues in either employment, social security, migration, asylum or maternity rights.
We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and minority ethnic candidates.
The role can be based at our office in Finsbury Park, London or delivered from home from any location in the UK. The post is for 21 hours a week. Thursdays are core days but we are flexible about start/finish time and days worked, within normal business hours. Hours can be spread across three, four or five days. We are aware of the challenges of balancing work and caring responsibilities and can provide a high level of flexibility for the right candidate.
Please send us an application outlining how you meet the selection criteria and your CV. Applications close 18 April 2021. Virtual interviews will be held on 28 April 2021.
The client requests no contact from agencies or media sales.