Date Added: 8 November 2022
: 27 November 2022
Job Title: Global Campaign Officer
Working For: Sightsavers
Location: Internet, occasional travel to Haywards Heath
Salary: c. £33,000 per annum
Length of Contract: Permanent
About the role
We are looking for an enthusiastic campaigner to support the delivery of our policy campaign and contribute to national and global policy change on disability rights. Given the global nature of our work, you will be contributing to the development and communication of the campaign via digital campaigning platforms to our supporters all over the world.
We are seeking an organised and action orientated person, who is able to adapt to change and make decisions confidently. You will have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to communicate and influence a large range of audiences. Your work must be driven by a desire to see an end to disability discrimination.
We are looking for someone with the following skills and experience:
Sound knowledge and experience of campaigning for policy change.
A proven track record of working within a team to deliver campaign strategies that achieve high level policy change.
Demonstrable knowledge and experience of working with a wide range of campaigning techniques, including online and offline public mobilisation and recruitment
Experience of using digital campaigning tools and platforms, such as Engaging Networks
Experience building, sending and analysing emails through an email marketing or digital campaigning platform.
Experience of building, updating and analysing web content using a content management system. (Experience of using WordPress an advantage)
An understanding of and commitment to equality of opportunities for people with disabilities
Ability to project manage effectively and deliver against agreed deadlines
Strong presentational and public speaking skills
Relationship building skills with internal and external audiences
Closing Date: 27 November 2022
We anticipate that remote interviews will take place on the week commencing 5 December 2022 and the 2 stage evaluation process will include a presentation task and an oral interview.
Important – Please ensure that your cover letter also includes your notice period, salary expectation, current location, and phone number and e-mail address
Please follow the ‘Apply here’ button and provide a CV and supporting statement that expands on your interest in the role, relevant experience and what you see as some of the key issues facing people with disabilities globally.