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Communications Advisor

Reference   (Please mention Stopdodo/Environment Jobs in your application)
Sectors Sustainability, Climate, CSR, EMS
Town/City London
Salary Additional Information £22,350 to £25,647 (plus London Weighting of £3550)
Type Temporary / Contract / Seasonal
Status Full Time
Level Mid Level
Deadline 01/08/2013
Company Name Forum for the Future
Contact Name Helen Saunders
Telephone 020 7324 3630
Email recruitment@forumforthefuture.org
Website Further Details / Applications
Forum for the Future logo
Directory Entry : Most organisations now recognise that global challenges like climate change, food and energy security and population growth will mean big changes for the way they operate. Forum for the Future's role is to help them find their way to a sustainable and successful future.
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Based in London
£22,350 to £25,647 (plus London Weighting of £3550)

This is a busy role providing support to a small and dynamic communications team, to help ensure that our messages reach target audiences. We’re looking for someone to support on a wide range of communications tasks including PR and marketing, research, administration and project management, and with particular focus on digital and social communications. We’re looking for someone with great personal communications skills, outstanding attention to detail and the ability to manage a busy workload with competing demands.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, organised and creative individual with experience across a range of communications media. You should understand the values and mission of Forum for the Future, and have demonstrable relevant experience in:

  • Website management and ideally, working on a site rebuild (experience of Drupal would be a bonus)
  • Managing social media accounts (particularly Twitter & LinkedIn)
  • Media relations – from project managing a campaign to achieving strong media coverage and reporting results
  • Copy editing (including editing blogs, other web copy and other channels like e-newsletters)
  • Communications project management, including publications
  • Working with and managing projects with external agencies and freelancers (particularly media, design, digital, general communications)
  • Strong aptitude for visual design (experience of commissioning and working with film would be a bonus)
  • Communicating sustainability issues

Interested applicants should note this role is a six month contract and we are unable to sponsor overseas candidates who require a Visa for this role. 

Application pack

Job Description
Letter to applicants
Application form
Equal opportunities form
Annual report
Staff benefits

Applications should be in the form of a completed application form and equal opportunities form.  Equal opportunities forms will be separated from application forms and not referred to in the shortlisting process. Applications should be emailed to recruitment@forumforthefuture.org, or posted to Helen Saunders, Human Resources Manager, Forum for the Future, 19-23 Ironmonger Row, London EC1V 3QN. CVs and Covering Letters will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications: 9.00 am, Thursday 1st August 2013
Interview date: Tuesday 6th August 2013
Possible 2nd Interviews: Thursday 8th and Friday 9th August 2013

Please note that due to the number of applications we receive we are unable to reply to all candidates. If you do not hear from us by close of business on Monday 5th August 2013 please assume we are not taking your application further.

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