Greater London
Permanent
Job description
Job Title: Campaigns Officer

Permanent

Full time 35 hours per week (flexible working arrangements considered).

£29,209 (with London Weighting), £26,329 (outside London) per annum

Location Whitecross Studios, London (alternative working arrangements welcome)



The Children's Society is looking for an enthusiastic and organised Campaigns Officer to join our dynamic and ambitious Campaigns team.

This role is perfect for someone who is keen to take the next step in their career in charity campaigning, has an interest in policy issues that impact on young people, such as poverty, mental health and exploitation, and who is passionate about achieving positive change for, and with, children and young people.

The successful candidate will play a crucial role in the planning, delivery and evaluation of our National campaigns. Tasks include participating in or leading internal and external project groups, contributing to the strategic development of campaigns, writing and sending supporter communications, and developing a wide range of engaging and impactful campaign tactics and activities.



In order to be successful in this role, you must have:

-Experience in charity campaigning or similar role,

-The ability to build effective working relationships with a range of internal and external stakeholders

-Great communication and project management skills,

-The ability to pick things up quickly and be comfortable with working independently or as part of a team



The Children's Society runs over 100 local services that help thousands of young people who desperately need our support, and we campaign to get laws and policies changed to make children's lives happier and safer.

Every day we're changing the lives of children in this country for the better - and with your help, tomorrow we can be there for even more.

The Children's Society is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with. As such, all posts are subject to a safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practices across our services.



The closing date for applications is 23:59 on Sunday 4th of October.

Interviews will be held on the week commencing 12th of October.
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Posted on: 16 September 2020
Closed date: 04 October 2020
Job ref: 3995
Tags: Campaigning