Strategic Communications Executive
This an amazing opportunity to produce great work and save the world for future generations. We want you to join us in leading a step-change in how we plan and deliver our public communications.
As a member of our Strategic Communications team you will be involved in delivering integrated communications planning across channels and platforms for our priority campaigns. This will involve collaborating with colleagues across departments to ensure that defined processes and timelines are followed, and our campaigns are maximised.
You will develop and promote project management techniques, tools and documentation to drive efficient and effective ways of working with teams as well as support the coordination of cross-team projects. You will also prioritise requests made of the team and act as our in-house authority on project management, ensuring key principles are understood and applied to work. Important too, will be the ability to brief relevant parties on activity and manage project administrations and stakeholder communications.
Communications Executive – Requirements
Of graduate calibre you must excel at project management in a fast paced environment. You will demonstrate a good grasp of systems and processes and are adept at prioritising multiple requirements.
Great at problem solving you will you will have excellent communication, interpersonal and relationship building skills too. You will also be good at interpreting and conveying complex information in a clear and persuasive way to a range of audiences.
A background in communications, fundraising or PR would be highly valued.
Who are we?
WWF believes in a future where people and nature thrive.
Best known as the world’s leading conservation body, we’ve seen first-hand how wildlife, the environment and human activity are all interlinked.
That’s why our passion for safeguarding the natural world has to be backed up by other environmental action – tackling the global threat of climate change (through our big global campaigns like Earth Hour) and helping people to change the way they live to ease pressure on natural resources.
WWF is at the heart of global activities in all these areas. We have teams of highly skilled professionals working with governments, businesses and communities here in the UK and around the world.
Communications Executive – How To Apply
Complete the online registration and submit a copy of your up to date CV with cover letter highlighting why you are interested in this role as well as why this role is for you.
WWF-UK is a registered charity in England and Wales 1081247 and in Scotland SC039593
At WWF-UK we are committed to creating an inclusive working environment, where diversity is valued and there is equality of opportunity. We therefore welcome applications from all sections of the community and we offer a range of benefits to encourage a work life balance