Campaigns Officer

Campaigns Officer 

£35,061.45 Pro Rata (FTE): P/t 21 hours per week

War on Want also offers a 6% contributory pension scheme

Based in London

 

War on Want works to challenge the root causes of poverty, inequality and injustice through partnership with social movements in the South and by running hard-hitting campaigns in the UK in support of radical change. 

We are looking for a dynamic Campaigns Officer for 3 days a week, able to work in a fast paced and demanding role to support the delivery of high quality outputs for our Militarism and Security campaigns, including our work on Justice for Palestine.

With knowledge and experience gained through volunteering, activism or campaigning on issues related to militarism and security, and with knowledge of the Palestinian struggle for justice, this role is varied and involves: drafting and producing materials; developing campaign actions; representing War on Want externally in networks and at events, as well as keeping up to date with all relevant issues relating to our work on in this area.

Application pack downloaded from below;

Application deadline:  5pm Friday 27 September 2019

 

Date for interviews: Thursday 3 October 2019

 

War on Want is a registered charity no 208724. We actively encourage applicants from ethnic minorities and aim to be an equal opportunities employer.

 

 

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