International Communications Lead- WFH

Recruiter
Harris Hill
Location
Newcastle
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Oct 2019
Closes
22 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
CISV - INTERNATIONAL COMMUNICATIONS LEAD

Who are CISV?

Founded almost 70 years ago, CISV is a global movement dedicated to educating and inspiring peace. We believe that we can help change the world by providing life-changing experiences and building friendship that last a lifetime.

The position:

(Interim - fixed term role for 18 - 20 months, with the potential for development and permanency as the organization goes through a period of change.)

Location:

You can work from home, 5 days a week. You will need to travel to the offices in Newcastle a few times a month. There is complete flexibility.

Is this the right role for you?

Have you got a proven track record in developing and delivering effective communication and engagement strategies for a range of audiences? Do you want to inspire people to make a difference on a global level?

CISV is going through an exciting and challenging period of development and change. Effective communication is more important than ever; externally and even more so internally. As an international membership organization, we know the importance of having a shared understanding of our goals and strategic direction.

We are looking for a seasoned professional, a brand champion and guardian, with experience in member engagement, selecting and optimizing communication methods and channels, the ability to represent the organization in times of celebration and of crisis and to build strong relationships with stakeholders.

You will ensure that organizational communications influence organizational culture and are aligned to support the quality and safety of our people and programmes and our strategic direction.

The Communications Lead will report to the Secretary General, join the Senior Management Team and work directly with staff and volunteers, including our Governing Board. They will also line-manage the Communications and Partnerships Coordinator and be responsible for the communications budget.

Previous experience:

  • Internal Communications experience
  • Member engagement experience
  • Crisis communications experience

The post will be subject to DBS Enhanced clearance.

Salary:

GBP36,000- GBP42,000 dependent on experience

Timeframes:

Please e-mail your CV to for more information.

The closing date for applications is Monday 7 th October.

Interview will take place w/c 14 th October.