Job Opportunity | Living Streets Cymru

Job Opportunity | Living Streets Cymru

Living Streets wants to create a walking nation, where everybody has the chance to gain from the health and social benefits this simple act can bring. Walking is also a vital ingredient of successful communities. Walkable towns and cities are often more vibrant socially and economically. Living Streets manages innovative national projects, working with schools, communities and workplaces to encourage more people to walk short journeys.

They are looking for two creative and confident communications professionals to join a dynamic Policy and Communications team at Living Streets. As part of the team, you’ll play a key role in helping strengthen the voice for walking and ensuring their message is heard in Wales. You will be a member of the Policy and Communications department and work day to day with the Living Streets Cymru team.

To excel in this role, you’ll need to be organised, collaborative and resourceful and have a good understanding of a variety of communications channels specific to Scotland and Wales. You’ll work closely with our wider policy and communications, project delivery and commercial teams and play a central role in communicating the impact we’re having in our work throughout Wales. Your role will involve ensuring all our communications in Wales are on brand and our impact is reflected in the Welsh media. For Wales, fluency in writing and speaking in the Welsh language is a must. You will also help to raise our profile throughout Wales via smaller, targeted communications projects and wider stakeholder engagement.

Salary range: £26,519 to £33,513 per annum pro rata

Location: Cardiff

Hours: 17.5 hours per week (over 3 days a week)

Contract: Fixed term contract for 18 months from the start date

Closing date: 14 June 2019 (midday)

Interview date: w/c 24 June 2019 (exact dates to be confirmed)

Please send your application quoting reference Communications Coordinator (state the location) to recruitment@livingstreets.org.uk

If the candidate pack is required in an alternative format please contact Living Streets at recruitment@livingstreets.org.uk or 020 7377 4900.

Strictly no agencies.

CVs will not be accepted.

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