Refugee Council
London, Greater London (On-site)
£39,117 – £43,356 (inclusive of London weighting)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

This new role sits in the newly created Fundraising and External Affairs Directorate. The Fundraising and External Affairs function is responsible for all the charity’s external facing work including media, brand, digital, campaigns, income generation, policy and advocacy work.

With the ongoing worldwide refugee crisis, Refugee Council is needed more than ever and effectively communicating a positive narrative about refugees and the refugee council has never been more important.

The organisation is embarking on an exciting new phase with a new ambitious strategy, a new senior leadership team and a much higher media profile. We are ambitious about ensuring we are the main voice in the national media, public and political debate shaping a more compassionate narrative through powerful storytelling, compelling campaigning, and a highly effective media strategy.

Reporting directly to the Head of Communications and Campaigns, this critical new role will lead a team responsible for delivering first-class media relations to ensure the voices of refugees and refugee issues are front and centre to help influence for change and mobilise resources.

Therefore, we are looking for somebody who thrives in a fast-paced environment, has a proven track record in driving media coverage with demonstrable results, understands the UK media landscape, and is committed to influence decision makers to deliver lasting to change which will have a major and positive impact on the lives of refugees in the UK.

For further information and to apply, please visit our website via the Apply button.

Closing date: 3 July 2022.

Posted on: 15 June 2022
Closed date: 03 July 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Communications, PR, Management