Senior Communications & Digital Officer & Communications Officer

Closing date:
Salary: Senior Communications Officer, up to £27,000, Communications Officer, up to £22,000
Contract type: Permanent / Working hours: Full time
Location: Kent, We have an agile working policy where staff can work from home, office or other agreed remote location, but location of employment will be the individual’s nearest Kent hub.
We have 2 exciting opportunities to join our Communications and Marketing team!

In the senior role you will be an experienced communications and marketing professional looking to take the next step in your career.

For the Communications Officer role you may be taking your first career steps into the Marketing and Communications sector but be able to show us passion for conservation, creativity, accuracy and experience of working with online communications and printed materials and publications.

NB. Senior Communications Officer role is fixed term for 1 year from start date.

The Jobs

Our goal at Kent Wildlife Trust is to ensure that 25% of the population of Kent is engaged with our work tackling the climate and nature crises. Both these roles are pivotal to that goal, working across a range of communications and marketing activities to promote our brand and ensure that as many people as possible are committed to a wilder Kent.  Working on ground breaking projects such as our bison release and wilder carbon, your responsibilities will span digital and traditional media to help our campaigns to reach audiences including businesses, policy makers, farmers and the wider public.  You will write and schedule social media posts and press releases, support the production of our membership magazine, deal with media enquiries and support the development of specific campaigns to promote Kent Wildlife Trust’s goals. This is an opportunity to have a positive and lasting impact on our environment and if you think you have the skills to succeed, we would be delighted to talk to you. 

Please carefully consider the skills, qualities and experiences required for both roles and let us know which you are applying for on the Applicant Information Form.  You are equally very welcome to apply for both! 

The application process:

To apply for this position, please download the application pack and submit your completed Applicant Information Form together with your covering letter and CV using the link below. 

Please be clear which role you are applying for on the applicant information form. 

Contact details:

If you wish to discuss this post, please email jobs@wilderkent.org.uk 

Closing Date: 10th May 2021 at midday

Interviews: 18th and 19th May 2021

Wild About Inclusion

The Kent Wildlife Trust Group is Wild About Inclusion. To us, this means inspiring, empowering and engaging people from all backgrounds, cultures, identities and abilities, to change the natural world for the better.

It also means cultivating inclusive workspaces that are free from discrimination, where differences are celebrated, everyone can be themselves and flourish, just like nature!