Vacancy: Global Communications Officer at Restless Development

CLOSING DATE: 9am (UK time) Monday 9th September 2019
SALARY: £20,768 gross per annum
LOCATION: Waterloo, London, UK

VISA REQUIREMENTS: Must have the right to work in the UK
START DATE: As soon as possible

RD know young people have the power to solve the challenges we face in our world, but they are being ignored and overlooked. They are the agency that works with young people so they can lead in solving those challenges. Whether that means supporting communities to end child marriage or prevent HIV, They work with young people to change their lives and the lives of people in their communities.
Restless Development is run out of hubs in ten countries across Africa, Asia and in the UK and US, with a wider network of partners across the world. They have been working with young people since 1985 and their work is led by thousands of young people every year.

ABOUT the role
To support young people around the world, they need talented and creative individuals at every level of their organisation. Are you able to create content that inspires hundreds of young people and supporters to join Restless? Could you engage their online community around the world with powerful social content? Do you like working in a young, vibrant, friendly and sociable office? If so, they’re looking for you.
You will work together with a skilled but small communications team with lots of skills, from video production to public relations and brand development. You will also collaborate with hundreds of young people to co-create powerful content about their stories of change.
They’re looking for a team player who is happy to get involved and do what it takes for the success of youth leadership. They need you to be proactive, organised, and able to learn quickly. It’s a really exciting role for anyone who is starting their career in communications and is keen to be part of the leading agency supporting young people to make change.
This role is based in London and is part of their global communications team, which is split between London and Uganda.
What their current Communications Officer says about the role: 
The role of Global Communications Officer is a great opportunity to be immersed in development comms. You will be given the trust and freedom to creatively enhance Restless Development's social media channels, the We Are Restless blog and much much more, while working with fantastic staff and volunteers across our hubs.
For more information, please download the Job Description below and send a completed Application Form to by 9am (UK time) Monday 9th September 2019. Please note that we do not accept CV’s, resumes or covering letters.
Interviews are likely to take place on Thursday 12th September 2019

Download application form

Post a Comment

Please comment below if you have anything to say - compliments, confusion, problem, ideas or anything else.

Previous Post Next Post