Salary: £33,000 - £36,000 per annum
Location: London, WC1H 9NA
Department: Media, Campaigns and Engagement
Hours: 35 hours per week
Job ref: SCO/0914
Closing date: 9 February 2015, 9AM
Age UK’s vision is a world where everyone can love later life. We know some people can face illness, loneliness or poverty as they grow older. Whatever the situation, Age UK provides support and vital services to help make later life the best it can be. We are passionately committed to helping as many people as possible love later life.
We are currently recruiting for an exceptional campaigner with a proven track record of creating, developing and implementing innovative and successful campaigns. You will have fantastic organisational and project management skills, with an understanding of advocacy and campaigning with online and offline networks.
You will also have creativity and excellent marketing communication skills to help us achieve real change for older people. Through your campaigns, you will address a wide range of issues facing our ageing population.
Required experience and attributes
- Track record of delivering creative campaigns which have impact
- Ability to think strategically and to develop and implement strategies to deliver campaigning objectives
- Strong knowledge of campaigning techniques and innovations
- Experience of building a network of campaign supporters
- Experience of commissioning, writing and delivering high quality campaign materials
- Skilled and experienced in navigating complex organisations and of working collaboratively with internal and external stakeholders
- Excellent oral and written communication skills
- Excellent planning and project management skills and ability to prioritise workloads and competing demands
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Please find further information and the role description in the Job Pack.
If you would like to apply for this vacancy, please visit our Work for Us page for an application form and further information.
Age UK is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults who need care and support, and expects all staff, and volunteers to share this commitment