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Reference: 72903

Date Added: 27 September 2019
Closing Date: 20 October 2019

Job Title: Campaigns Officer

Working For: Age UK

Location: London

Charity Number: 6825798

Salary: £28,000-£30,000 doe

Job Details

More than 2.5 million older people – some of the most vulnerable in our society – say they have no one to turn to when they need help most. Join Age UK’s Campaigns Team to stand up for these older people.

We are currently seeking a dynamic Campaigns Officer to join our team running large, high profile national campaigns from saving the free TV licence for over 75s to reforming the social care system.

You will support the development and implementation of Age UK’s campaigns and mobilise our campaigns community (online and offline) to help change the lives of older people.

About you:

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proactive and flexible with the ability to manage a complex workload
  • Knowledge and experience of campaigning online and offline
  • Understanding of political processes and decision-making environments (including Parliament)
  • Experienced in writing persuasive communications
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Experienced in collaborating with external stakeholders
  • Excellent time management and prioritisation skills

What we offer in return:

  • 26 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Annual leave purchase scheme (add up to 5 extra days)
  • A fantastic pension plan – Employer contributions up to 9%
  • Annual Season Ticket Loan (spread the cost of your commute)
  • Health Cash Plan

Closing Date: 20 October 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will take place after the closign date of 20th October. All applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application within 5 days of the closing date.

Application Details

Please apply via our website

https://www.ageuk.org.uk/about-us/jobs/current-vacancies/?searchCriteria[0][key]=LOV24&searchCriteria[0][values][]=10789&searchCriteria[1][key]=Resultsperpage&searchCriteria[1][values][]=12

Website: https://www.ageuk.org.uk/

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