Senior Communications Officer
Newcastle based. Scale SO1-SO2: £26,470-£30,756 + 11.5% non-contributory pension
Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to work in a small but highly effective charity Communications team, designing and implementing communications programmes to promote initiatives that will make a real impact on the lives of vulnerable energy consumers?
You will have at least three years’ experience in communications or PR, including leading on the organisation of events, planning, delivering and evaluating communications and PR campaigns. You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to write for a variety of audiences. You will need to be media savvy and familiar with digital and social media. Enthusiasm and being able to work as part of a team are a must. The job description provides a list of the duties of the post and the person specification provides the list of essential and desirable criteria.
For an informal chat about this post please contact Sarah Wright, NEA Communications Manager on 0191 2692942.
The closing date for applications is Monday 10 April at 12 noon. Interviews will be held on Friday 21 April.
CV’s will not be accepted as part of the application process.
NEA aims to be an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all people with the necessary skills and experience for the post.
Director of Operations (Skills, Standards and Delivery) UK
£49,103 – £58,102 (Director Scale 1-2) + 11½% non-contributory pension (+£3,300 London Weighting if applicable)
Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to work in the not-for-profit sector developing and delivering initiatives that will make a real impact on the lives of vulnerable energy consumers, making their homes warmer and more affordable?
You will need to have a strong track record of directing operations, and managing contracts and budgets. This is a newly created post with NEA, the national fuel poverty and energy efficiency charity, which is currently experiencing a period of significant growth.
The post holder will be a member of the senior leadership team responsible for strategic planning, service provision, risk management, project design and delivery, and for the technical and training functions.
You will need to have an understanding of domestic/community scale energy saving products and services, and procurement and tendering processes, with a commitment to improving quality standards and skills to deliver social and environmental outcomes. You will also need enthusiasm and excellent communication skills.
The job description provides a list of the duties of the post and the person specification provides the list of essential and desirable criteria. The post is based ideally at NEA’s Head Office in Newcastle upon Tyne, but consideration will be given to applicants who wish to work from our London offices.
The closing date for applications is Tuesday 21 March at 12 noon.
- Job Description – Director of Operations (Skills, Standards and Delivery)
- Application Form (MS Word)
Published on 15-03-2017