Plastics Campaigner

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Contract Type
Fixed Term
£36,500 to £38,500
Job Description

The Plastics Campaigner will sit within Friends of the Earth’s plastic pollution campaign team and work closely with Friends of the Earth’s marketing and major partnerships teams to lead a programme of work aimed at tackling the use of throw-away plastic in the take-away and restaurant industry. 

The Plastics Campaigner will develop, and account manage partnerships with a network of influential businesses in the take-away and restaurant sector. Using the insight and influence of these partners to drive widespread consumer rejection of single-use plastics through marketing campaigns and scaling up of reuse schemes.  

You will work across all departments in Friends of the Earth and with external stakeholders to fulfil our vision of a world where businesses play a greater role in bringing about positive social and environmental change.  

We’re looking for an effective account manager with experience of delivering integrated marketing campaigns. You will also need a sound understanding of Corporate Sustainability and Social Responsibility, along with experience of working cross-departmentally to deliver the marketing and reporting objectives of a commercial/brand/NGO partnership. 

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. 

Additional Documentation
Closing Date
23 February 2020