Lifebox is hiring – Communications Officer, UK

Your voice will be heard, and we will always welcome your ideas to further support our communications, advocacy and fundraising

Your voice will be heard, and we will always welcome your ideas to further support our communications, advocacy and fundraising activities. This is for an initial 12-month contract (renewal subject to availability of funds).

Reports to: Director of Communications

Key responsibilities

  • Support Director of Communications in delivery of communications and advocacy objectives
  • Assist Development Manager with fundraising and community engagement
  • Represent Lifebox at UK and European conferences and events
  • Webmaster and social media content creation for Lifebox print and online platforms 

Specific duties (not limited to)

  • Manage and optimise Lifebox website, including maintenance of Lifebox impact map
  • Manage and grow Lifebox’s web and social media presence
  • Maintain and curate lifebox photo and video library
  • Create content for Lifebox website and other media outlets, including interviews with partners, Blog and reports
  • Supervise and promote screenings of The Checklist Effect, Lifebox’s award-winning documentary
  • Coordinate Lifebox presence at conferences, and represent our work to a range of key audiences including student groups and speakers bureau

Qualifications/background 

  • Educated to degree level or equivalent
  • 2 years professional experience
  • Excellent communicator, including fast and accurate writing 
  • Enthusiastic about communicating complex medical issues to both medical and non-medical audiences
  • Experience with social media and digital marketing preferred
  • Second language desirable

How to Apply:
Please apply through CharityJob, with resume and cover letter stating your motivation for the position and how you meet the selection criteria.

Deadline for receipt of first round of applications: Midnight GMT on February 16th, 2018. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Lifebox Foundation is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity.