Are you on the hunt for your next challenge? Would you like to make a positive impact upon people’s lives? How does the opportunity to work as a Campaigns Officer, and support YMCA’s ongoing success, sound to you?
As a YMCA Campaigns Officer, you will support our campaigns activity and help to further raise the profile of YMCA and its work for young people.
Working within the busy Policy, Research, Communications and International team, the Campaigns Officer will support and assist the development and implementation of a number of different campaigns during the year. They will ensure that campaigns work is properly co-ordinated and that there is a coherent and consistent approach to campaigns delivery.
The successful candidate will be familiar with current youth issues and have a clear understanding of developing campaigns as part of an overall strategy. They will experience of having worked within a campaigns, communications or political environment and in developing materials for a diverse range of audiences. The successful candidate will also have excellent written and oral communication skills with the ability to deal with competing priorities within a busy working environment.
We offer a range of staff benefits including company pension, life assurance, health care cash plan scheme, and gym membership loan.
We are proud to attract passionate and talented staff who work together to ensure all young people have the chance to truly belong, contribute and thrive. YMCAs also share a common goal: we are an unstoppable organisation, intent on creating supportive, inclusive and energised communities.
We are committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Safer recruitment is also important to us and the successful applicant will be asked to provide two references. They will also be required to complete a safeguarding self-declaration and undertake a DBS check.
Closing date: Wednesday 22nd September 2021