International Planned Parenthood Federation
Communications Advisor, Reframing Sexual Reproductive Health and Rights Project. 0.7 Full Time Equivalent. Fixed term until 30 June 2018
Location: London SE1
Salary: £42,685 per annum (pro rata) plus excellent benefits
IPPF is a global service provider and a leading advocate of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR) for all. We are a world-wide movement of national organisations working with and for communities and individuals.
IPPF has secured funding for a project designed to increase mobilisation and engagement for SRHR. The project will allow IPPF to reinvigorate political support for SRHR among relevant stakeholders, especially within parliamentary groups in selected countries by creating new communications products.
We are looking for a Communications Advisor with a strong project management background, ideally within the International Development or health/human rights sector. You’ll have a proven track record of the whole cycle of project management including creating and tracking key indicators, creating and managing a budget and experience of reporting to donors. Experience of commissioning media content and managing relationships with external creative agencies, along with familiarity of communications strategies, are essential, along with an excellent understanding of potential communications products.
You’ll have a relevant degree, or equivalent standard of education, have first rate communication skills, with the ability to write to a range of audiences, and be fluent in English. It goes without saying that you’ll have well developed interpersonal skills, gender sensitivity and a strong understanding of international development and health issues. In return, we can offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and the opportunity to work on an exciting and innovative project.
Closing date: Thursday 28th September 2017
Interview Date: Monday 9th/Tuesday 10th October 2017
Applications must be submitted in English and by application form. CVs will not be accepted. For further information and an application form, please see our website http://www.ippf.org or contact Human Resources Department, Tel: +44 (0)20 7939 8299 or email email@example.com Application form available in Large Print, Audio and Braille.
We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be acknowledged.
Applications are particularly encouraged from candidates openly living with HIV. IPPF is committed to equal opportunities and cultural diversity. However, before offering the job to you, we will require proof that you have permission to work in the UK. This requirement will apply to all applicants irrespective of their nationality