World Vision UK
London, Greater London
Milton Keynes
Milton Keynes, Milton Keynes
£30,763 per year + good range of benefits
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

PR EXECUTIVE

Salary: £30,763 per annum, depending on experience + good range of benefits

Contract: Permanent – 36.5 hours per week

Based: UK based remote working – post COVID-19, London or Milton Keynes

World Vision is an international children’s charity working with children, their communities, and with supporters and partners, in almost 100 countries.

 

Through long-term development projects, emergency responses and advocacy we’ve helped bring lasting change to millions of children, over more than 70 years. And as a Christian organisation, everything we do is motivated by our faith as we strive to reflect God’s unconditional love.

Work for World Vision UK and you will be part of a truly global Partnership, building brighter futures for vulnerable children.

Through long-term development projects, emergency responses and advocacy we’ve helped bring lasting change to millions of children, over more than 60 years. And as a Christian organisation, everything we do is motivated by our faith as we strive to reflect God’s unconditional love.

Work for World Vision UK and you will be part of a truly global Partnership, building brighter futures for vulnerable children.

Job Purpose

We are looking for highly-experienced PR professionals who will bring energy, imagination, creativity and enthusiasm to our small PR team. You will play a key role in creating compelling stories that help to create media cut-through and transform the way we promote our cause and engage our audiences in giving, fundraising and other actions.

This opportunity would suit a highly motivated and creative communications professional with exceptional writing skills. If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you.

You will work proactively within the team to create interesting and creative PR proposals, write engaging press releases, blogs, and briefs, etc., and manage the day-to-day PR tasks that build awareness and generate positive coverage around campaigns, events and launches.

You will also need to work closely with other teams to maximise the value of our celebrities, generate meaningful digital content and build our media profile.

As an active Christian*, this role offers you the opportunity to integrate your Christian faith and be sensitive to its various expressions across cultures and denominations.

In addition to the salary offered, we provide good benefits including pension, generous holiday entitlement and free parking (Milton Keynes only).

Please click the link to view the full job description.

Please upload your CV of full employment history explaining any gaps of employment and reasons for leaving your previous employer. This must be accompanied with a covering letter stating how you meet the essential criteria given in the Job Description.

Closing Date for applications: 14 April 2021

Interview Dates: w/c 19 April 2021

 

*Permitted under Schedule 9, Part 1 of the Equality Act 2010

 

Please note, we reserve the right to interview and appoint before the advertised closing date.

 

Universal acceptance for everyone, everywhere is at the heart of our Christian organisation. We promote diversity of thought, culture and background, which connects the entire World Vision family. As such, World Vision is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in our workforce. We particularly welcome applications from under-represented sections of the community. World Vision UK also operates flexible working policies and practices.

 

As a child focused organisation, World Vision UK is committed to the safeguarding of children, therefore any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of applicable background checks, including a criminal records check.

By submitting your application, you understand and accept that World Vision UK will process the data you provide for the purposes of your application and in accordance with the World Vision UK - Job Applicant Privacy Notice available on our website.

No agencies please.

 

 

Posted on: 18 March 2021
Closed date: 14 April 2021
Tags: Communications, PR, Marketing