Head of UK Advocacy and Campaigns
Term: Full time, permanent
Salary: £62,245 – £69,443 per annum including London Weighting
Other: Applicants must have the right to work in the UK
About the Role
Christian Aid is looking for an outstanding individual to lead our UK advocacy and campaigns. The postholder will head a team of 15 people that influences government and parliament, leads our campaign strategy, mobilises our campaign supporters, and engages youth and child audiences in schools and churches. She or he will ensure that our advocacy and mobilisation is rooted in our policy and programmes, and leads to real change in the lives of people suffering from poverty and injustice. They will have the judgement, energy and experience needed to make Christian Aid a visible, robust and influential voice in the UK, who inspires our supporters and effectively engages those in positions of power. The successful candidate will be a strategic thinker, excellent communicator, and experienced in initiating and leading projects. They will represent Christian Aid externally, and be skilled at building networks and managing teams. They will be committed to Christian Aid’s vision and values. We work with people of all faiths and none, to tackle poverty and injustice, and are an equal opportunities employer
This role requires applicants to have the right to work in the country where this position is based.
We value diversity and aspire to reflect this in its workforce. We welcome applications from people from all sections of the community, irrespective of race, colour, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief.
You can expect a wide range of rewards and benefits, including a generous holiday allowance, a season ticket loan, and flexibility that will ensure you enjoy a good work/life balance.
Full Role Profile available here.