|Permanent Full Time
Salary: £30k pa (dependent on experience)
Sunday 4th September 2016 11pm
|Compassion in World Farming is a leading global farm animal welfare organisation campaigning to bring an end to factory farming and to implement the highest animal welfare standards in Europe and beyond.
We lead a growing worldwide movement of people concerned about how industrial agriculture mistreats animals, wastes precious resources and utterly fails to meet the needs of the planet’s inhabitants.
With headquarters in the UK and offices in France, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Belgium and the USA, we are an influential organisation whose supporters and partners throughout the world help us deliver on our initiatives. With Brexit around the corner, it is important that farm animal protection remains high on the political agenda.
Purpose of the Role:
We are looking for an experienced Campaigns Manager with an innovative, strategic approach to play a key role in expanding our campaigns work in the UK by maximising the impact of CIWF public campaigns. You will lead priority campaigns and be part of the team supporting our flagship priorities of ‘End the Cage Age’ and ‘Farmageddon’ along with other significant campaigns of labelling, antibiotics and transport and other strategic initiatives involving projects across departments both in the UK and beyond and with external organisations ensuring that planning, delivery and reporting are in accordance with organisational requirements.
This exciting post requires a person with excellent project management skills and the ability to work efficiently with internal and external stakeholders and to cope with a wide range of tasks.
This is a crucial post in the organisation which requires a passionate, experienced and creative campaigner who is able to construct imaginative and effective campaigns and join an inspiring and motivated team.
Our ideal candidate will be educated to degree level or have equivalent knowledge gained in a similar position with a proven track record of leading and implementing successful campaigns along with a good knowledge of UK political institutions. It is also desirable that you have a knowledge of farm animal welfare issues. Strong organisational skills and good attention to detail are also key requirements for this position.
Please note that if response for this role is higher than anticipated, we reserve the right to commence interviews and appoint before the published closing date.