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Top job! Senior Communications & Campaigns Manager

  • Full time
  • £45,000
  • Edinburgh / Hybrid Working
  • Closing 19th February 2023

  • Advertised from 3rd February 2023
  • Job reference: REQ000564


Our world is in peril, but it’s not too late to create a world where people and nature can thrive together. The time to save our world is now and you can help make it happen. This is an excellent opportunity to work with an incredibly dedicated team and use your experience of developing and delivering integrated communications strategies and campaigns to deliver clear, engaging, consistent and credible messaging to a variety of key audiences in Scotland.

In this is a new role as Senior Communications & Campaigns Manager for WWF Scotland, you will lead the development and delivery of communications work that will contribute to growing support, building a movement, and influencing change. This will include providing leadership and direction to a committed team. Your remit will involve managing strategy development and the delivery of WWF Scotland’s communications activities across all channels. This will include adapting and executing UK-wide campaigns as well as the development and implementation of Scotland-specific campaigns.

You will collaborate with colleagues to deliver an integrated approach to propositions and comms plans too. We will also look to you to oversee the preparation of communications strategies, work plans and budgets as well as provide accurate monitoring, reporting and evaluation. Important will be the ability to represent the organisation internally and externally, including participating in coalition partner steering and/or delivery groups.

For this role, you must have a track record of developing and delivering integrated communications strategies and campaigns, designed to secure organisational objectives. This will have given you a strong understanding and solid experience of using online, digital, and social media tools for engaging, mobilising, influencing, and growing key audiences. Effective at managing a brand, you will possess excellent communication, interpersonal and relationship building skills. Good at overseeing projects, you will also be results driven, keen to share ideas and able to inspire those around you to produce of their best. You will have in-depth knowledge of Scotland’s institutions and political structures too.

If you are excited by the prospect of developing your career in communications and campaigning in an organisation at the forefront of driving global change, we would love to hear from you.

This is a UK based contract and as such, you are required to have the Right to Work in the UK. Evidence of your Right to Work will be checked prior to interview.

Application notes

To find out more and to apply, please visit our website and submit a copy of your up-to-date CV and Supporting Statement to highlight what makes you a good fit for us.

Application closing date : 19/02/2023

Every role at WWF is open to applications from all backgrounds. We believe in the potential of everyone regardless of; sex, race, religion or belief, ethnic origin, different physical ability, family structure, socioeconomics, age, nationality or citizenship, marital, domestic or civil partnership, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other aspect that makes you, well you. Here at WWF, we’re committed to conscious inclusion that helps cultivate an ethos of belonging, connection, and shared purpose. We believe that the more diverse we are the better we become; this brings us together and empowers us to develop, engage and inspire; and critically to help build a future where people can live in harmony with nature. We operate with a strong human rights and social justice ethos and actively work to embody our values of: courage, integrity, respect and collaboration in the way we work and how we treat our people. Our policies and benefits reflect the importance of people being able to have a good work-life balance and creating an environment that allows people to be their ‘authentic self’ at work.

Our world needs you like never before. We are the first generation to know we are destroying the world and we could be the last that can do anything about it. We are looking for people who are passionate about making it politically, socially and economically unacceptable to destroy our planet’s natural resources. We need you to join us in the fight for our world.