Email: jonathan@therightethos.co.uk | Tel: 01227 639768

Email: jonathan@therightethos.co.uk
Tel: 01227 639768

Communications Lead – Core Communications

Location: Home-based until Covid-19 restrictions lift. Then at least one day a week office in central Oxford.

Salary expectation: circa £50,000

This is a full-time role

The organisation:

Global Canopy is an innovative environmental organisation that targets the market forces destroying nature.

The role:

To lead and implement thought leadership strategies including considerable time spent writing, commissioning, editing and pitching of editorial content in particular Op-eds and LinkedIn posts, as well as developing briefings for speaking opportunities.

To coordinate communications outputs across the organisation, have responsibility for the day-to-day scheduling of the organisation’s communications and deputise when needed for your Director.

To guide and manage three, four and potentially more as the communications team continues to grow.

 

The candidate:

A brilliant writer, with a great nose for a story, passionate about delivering high quality content in a busy setting. And a track record in relevant sectors such as sustainability, climate change, and international development; and/or with target groups including companies, financial institutions, governments, civil society and the media.

Experience of building relationships at all levels, and partnering with others to leverage impact. Great emotional intelligence – knowing how to get the best out of others. Outstanding at building positive relationships: working collaboratively, creating buy-in.

Entrepreneurial and adaptable: able to respond flexibly to a fast-moving internal and external context, and to get new ideas off the ground. Excellent judgement: able to listen to a range of voices, and bring a considered and pragmatic point of view to decision- making based on evidence and experience.