Media and Communications Officer- Oxfam

Media and Communications Officer- Oxfam 

Location: Glasgow

Salary: £ 30,375 - £38,608 p.a. depending on experience


About the Organisation 

Oxfam is a global movement of people working together to end the injustice of poverty. That means we tackle the inequality that keeps people poor. Together we save, protect and rebuild lives. When disaster strikes, we help people build better lives for themselves, and for others. We take on issues like land rights, climate change and discrimination against women. And we won’t stop until every person on the planet can enjoy life free from poverty.


About the Role

Are you an exceptional media and communications professional with experience in media relations, public relations or journalism? Do you have knowledge of the UK media landscape and a strong track record of working to generate coverage within the Scottish media environment? Do you have a strong track record of delivering engaging public-facing communications?

If so, we would like to hear from you to be part of our UK Programme team based in our Glasgow office.


The role:

As media and communications officer, you will be responsible for leading on Oxfam’s media and communications output in Scotland. In this multi-faceted and challenging role, you will work to generate, develop and place engaging media stories which assist Oxfam to meet its domestic and international campaigning, fundraising and brand awareness objectives.

This is a role where no two days are the same. You will deliver effective and engaging supporter communications, including through email, website, social media and video as well as build, maintain and protect Oxfam’s reputation.


What we are looking for:

As media & communication officer you will have an excellent track record of delivering engaging public-facing communications for a range of audiences.   

You will be able to demonstrate your ability to plan and manage your own workload effectively, juggle competing and fast-paced priorities; work to deadlines; and plan and manage the delivery and evaluation of communications projects.

In return, we offer fair pay and competitive benefits package (see our Oxfam’s Promise attachment for more details)


How to Apply

For more information about the role and how to apply, please click here. 

Please note candidates must have right to work & reside in the UK in order to apply for this role.

Closing date: 3 February 2019. 

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