SW7, London
£29,021 - £30,763 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Founded in 1830, the Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) is a charity and the UK’s learned society and professional body for geography and geographers. The Society has an international reputation and a global membership of 16,000 providing intellectual, financial and volunteer support. Our programme of public, policy and educational engagement with audiences reaches several million people each year through events, our popular magazine and our online resources. 


We are seeking a talented writer and communications specialist with a particular understanding of how to reach and engage with members and potential members. As Membership Communications Officer you will develop and implement recruitment, retention and engagement plans for all of our membership categories, building and maintaining strong relationships to help increase our visibility and promote our services.


Reporting to the Head of Public Engagement and Communications, you will join a busy and successful team and further develop our membership communications and engagement.


To apply please submit an up-to-date CV and covering letter including a supporting statement of no more than two sides of A4 outlining your suitability for the role and how you fulfil the selection criteria.

Please submit your application to: Caitlin Watson, Head of Public Engagement and Communications, 

Closing date:  9.00am on Wednesday 17 February 2021.


Interview dates: Interviews will be held via Zoom on 25 and 26 February.


The Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) is committed to equal opportunities and values diversity in its workforce.


No agencies please.

Posted on: 20 January 2021
Closed date: 17 February 2021
Tags: Communications, PR, Marketing