Time period: Full time
Location: London – office based
Hours: 5 days/week
Salary: £40,000 – £42,000
Index on Censorship, one of the world’s leading freedom of expression organisations, is looking for a Head of Comms, Online & Media to help support the organisation to grow its profile and coverage of freedom of expression. You will also edit and oversee the website.
If you are brilliant at communicating information to a wide range of people and great at getting media coverage, then this could be the job for you. If you love to innovate and use online to reach different audiences in different ways then we want to hear from you.
Index on Censorship is a London-based charity that campaigns on issues of censorship and supports those facing threats to their freedom of expression. The organisation, which turns 50 years old in 2022, is moving into an exciting phase of its development, with new projects launching in the United States and the UK.
Candidates must have the right to work in the UK.
The Head of Comms, Online & Media will be responsible for revising and delivering the organisation’s communications strategy and have overall responsibility for:
You will also oversee production of video content and podcasts, in conjunction with other team members and will work closely with our magazine, advocacy and events staff.
You will line manage the Assistant Online Editor and also be responsible for relationships with any design, website and PR agencies as and when required.
Index is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. This role is based in our office in London. You may be expected to work on some weekends and evenings during the year but the role is mainly within office hours.
Closing date for applications: 12 noon 9th October
To apply: please send a cover letter of no more than two A4 pages explaining why you want this job at Index, why you care about free expression, and details of one particular communications success. Please send this and a CV (no more than 2-3 A4 pages), to [email protected]
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