Activism and Community Campaigns Officer

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Contract Type
Permanent
Salary
Up to £28,384 per annum
Job Description

Location: Belfast

28 hours per week

We are currently recruiting for an Activism and Community Campaigns Officer to lead and inspire grassroots action and community campaigns in Northern Ireland.

This role will be central to local campaign work and the development of campaign activism, as well as organising training and networking events for activists in Northern Ireland.

An effective communicator possessing experience of local campaigning and of working with activists and community groups, you will build strong relationships with people from different backgrounds and be able to bring people together to work on local and national campaigns.  

The successful candidate will have experience of organising events, a good understanding of activism and experience of writing engaging copy for a range of audiences along with knowledge of modern digital campaigning.

Closing date: Monday 29th April 2019

In return we offer a competitive range of benefits, good work/life balance, excellent learning and development opportunities and a vibrant organisational culture.

We are an equal opportunities employer and are especially keen to encourage applications from people currently under-represented in the environment movement.

Friends of the Earth is an international community dedicated to protecting the natural world and the wellbeing of everyone in it. We lead campaigns, provide resources and information, and drive real solutions to the environmental problems facing us all.

 

Closing Date
29 April 2019