Campaigns Assistant to the Directors
Bath or London
This is a unique and exciting opportunity to provide research and campaign support to the Founding Directors of the Environmental Justice Foundation. EJF is a leading international organisation working to protect natural environments, wildlife and defend basic human rights. www.ejfoundation.org
The Campaigns Assistant will provide essential campaign support to the Directors by undertaking research, writing, communications and outreach across all of EJF's programmes. EJF's work focuses on oceans, marine biodiversity and an end to illegal fishing and 'seafood slavery'; climate, 'blue carbon' and mangrove forests; sustainable fashion; and wildlife trade.
This is a challenging, fast-paced and varied role demanding meticulous attention to detail, creative thinking, an ability to quickly grasp new issues, and a 'can do' attitude. The CA will have superb interpersonal and communications skills including excellent research and writing abilities, and a proven ability to quickly produce polished written documents. The CA will be ambitious with a strong commitment and determination to help deliver EJF's vision to Protect People and Planet.
This is a unique opportunity to work exclusively with the Directors, gaining exceptional experience, skills and insights within this international organisation. The role offers an unusual level of career development for the right person looking to excel and make a strong impact in international conservation and human rights.
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Applications: please send your CV and a cover letter explaining why you are the right person for this job.
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. No other communications please.
First interviews will take place by video conference with the Directors in June 2020.
Candidates must have the legal right to work in the UK.
EJF is an equal opportunities employer, committed to diversity within the workplace