Communications and Events Officer

Employment
Contract Type: 
Permanent
Hours: 
Full time
Application deadline: 
Tuesday, 4 May, 2021 - 23:30
Based: 
Newcastle
Fixed Salary
£24,483
Per Annum
Employer: 
Action Foundation

We’re looking for an experiencedmotivated and creative Communications + Events professional with a passion for charity storytelling to raise the profile and increase support of our work empowering refugees and people seeking asylum in Tyne + Wear.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of:

  • strong written and digital skills creating original content across multiple platforms – website, social media, newsletters, press releases, organisational reports/literature
  • handling press inquiries and securing media coverage with local/regional outlets
  • organising successful and impactful internal and external events

They will have excellent organisational and communication skills and know how to work effectively and sensitively with beneficiaries when gathering case studies.

Action Foundation is an award-winning charity that provides support to people seeking asylum, refugees and other migrants in Tyne and Wear. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we welcome applications from all sectors of the community.