Senior Campaigner

£38,250 - £45,000
Hiring Organisation: 
Save the Children

Do you want to play a key role in an organisation which stands up for children? Join us as a Senior Campaigner and develop impactful public campaigns that fight for children’s rights at home and around the world.   In our Advocacy,Policy and Campaigns department, we fight for children every single day. We drive political agendas at national and global levels. We integrate lobbying, policy, research and campaigning into one agile, powerful engine for change. We go the extra mile - and we don’t rest until the work is done. As a Senior Campaigner you will work within colleagues across the organisation to lead on the initial development of public campaign plans, and within the Campaigns & Organising department to drive discreet projects to achieve change for children. From creating digital marketing campaigns, to empowering community volunteers and schools, to enhancing how we campaign with our high-street shops, this is a highly varied and interesting role.  You will oversee the development and implementation of public campaigning projects that are engaging, impactful and contribute to delivering our strategic objectives. You will also oversee projects that help to build and engage our supporter audiences, including in communities and at schools. In addition you will:

  • Support the development of strong relationships with key campaigning and organising partners and coalitions
  • Develop a knowledge of relevant child rights issues sufficiently to deliver and represent relevant campaigns internally and externally
  • Monitor and evaluate campaign activity and contribute to organisational and team evaluations, including commissioning, interpreting and sharing campaigns insight work.

To be successful you will have experience of using a range of campaigning and organising tactics to mobilise public audiences to affect policy change, and will possess a strong understanding of how change happens. You will have good project management skills and attention to detail. Additionally, you will have: 

  • Demonstrable experience of successfully using insights and data into public behaviour and attitudes to shape campaigning and organising strategies
  • The ability to deliver projects to high standards with minimum support and adapt easily to change
  • Knowledge of international development and / or conflict and humanitarian issues is desirable
  • Experience in monitoring and evaluating campaigns and providing reports which track progress.

At Save the Children we are committed to the safeguarding and protection of children in our work. We will do everything possible to ensure that only those who are suitable to work with children are recruited to work for us. This post is subject to a range of vetting checks including a criminal records disclosure. If you share our belief in the power of children, join the fight. It takes relentless determination, creativity and a real commitment to real change. Because every child should be able to make their mark on their world, and help to build a better future. We look forward to hearing from you. To apply please visit our website. Closing date: 17th February 2020

manager (head of / managing a few teams)
Job type: 
paid job within an organisation
Contract type: 
full time
Org Type: 
Job Location: 
London, England, UK
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Closing date for applications: 
Monday, February 17, 2020 - 23:59

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