Friends of the Earth Scotland is looking for an Activism Organiser to join our friendly and successful team in Edinburgh.
You will help organise and inspire our network of activists, and integrate activism across our campaigns as we work towards a Fossil Free Scotland. You will deliver our Campaign Organisers training programme in 2019. You will manage the Young Friends of the Earth Network Co-ordinator. You will be energetic and very organised with excellent communication skills. You will have a naturally collaborative working style, and will thrive in a small, creative team. A good knowledge of environmental activism in Scotland and climate change issues would be a significant advantage.
This is a 4 day per week role with some flexible working required.
This is a key role within Friends of the Earth Scotland, working closely with the Development Manager, Communications Officer and the Membership and Office Manager as well as others in the team. You will be responsible for contributing to and delivering plans to raise income from individual giving and increase membership of FoE Scotland, particularly through online engagement, events and community fundraising.
A full Job Description is available for download below.
Young Friends of the Earth Scotland (YFoES) is seeking a Network Coordinator, to support a growing, grassroots network of young activists, working on environmental and social justice issues. The Network Coordinator will run national and local capacity building events, enable youth involvement in relevant campaigns and facilitate communication between young activists and groups.
YFoES is hosted by Friends of the Earth Scotland, Scotland’s leading environmental campaigning organisation. YFoES is also an active member of Young Friends of the Earth Europe and the Network Coordinator will participate in international events and projects.
The position will be based in Friends of the Earth Scotland office in Edinburgh. It will be 2 or 3 days a week, to be decided with the successful candidate.