Campaign Manager (Global Campaigns)

Woking, , GB

The Role:

The campaign manager is responsible for leading the successful execution of WWF’s global campaigns, development of advocacy resources and coordinating implementation of campaigns by the network.

Main responsibilities:

  • Lead the design and delivery of WWF’s global conservation-focused campaigns, including implementation of work plans, coordination with Network Offices and key departments in the secretariat;
  • Oversee the development of campaign tools, content and products such as advocacy packs, presentations and other briefing materials for internal and external use;
  • Leverage and support network capacity to deliver campaigns aligned with the conservation priorities of the organisation;
  • Regularly report on progress of the flagship campaign, and work proactively to overcome obstacles to ensure goals and objectives are met;
  • Co-manage large campaign budget with national campaign team;
  • Lead a small support team in key campaign countries and coordinate campaign actions across an average of 10-20 network offices;
  • Ability to work across multiple disciplines with strong links to conservation, communications and policy in a global environment; and
  • Undertake other tasks as determined by the line manager. 

Required Qualifications, Skills and Competencies

  • Proven experience developing and implementing campaign strategies, including advocacy campaigns targeting government and/or corporations within national, international or high-profile organization;
  • Demonstrated leadership, including the ability to work across various sectors while delivering focused campaigns that address clear target;
  • Expertise in campaigning techniques, policies, strategies, target audience analysis, structure and impact;
  • Collaborative, innovative campaigner that is driven toward solution centered campaign management; Excellent internal and external communication skills and ability to communicate complex issues in a clear manner to a wide variety of audiences across diverse channels (online, TV, print, radio, etc.);Ability to work within a globally divers organisation, and core team, located in various time zones around the planet;
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills and ability to communicate complex issues in a clear manner to a wide variety of audiences across diverse channels;
  • Demonstrated experience in mobilizing public engagement and communications around campaigns;
  • Expertise in campaigning techniques, policies, strategies, target audience analysis, structure and impact; 
  • Proven ability to deliver according to agreed timelines;
  • Ability to work within a globally divers core team located in various time zones around the planet;
  • Long-term planning and analytical skills, as well as demonstrated ability to multi-task and work effectively to tight deadlines without compromising quality; 
  • Strong interpersonal skills, and the ability to develop and maintain relationships with a wide range of stakeholders; 
  • Fluent English is essential; other languages would be an asset; 
  • Comfortable with frequent travel between various campaign priority locations;
  • Adhere to WWF’s values: Knowledgeable, Optimistic, Determined and Engaging. 

How to apply?

Upload your covering letter and CV on Linkedin. We will only accept applications with a Covering Letter and CV saved together as one file. Please read the instructions carefully before applying.
 

Deadline for applications: 18 October 2016


WWF is an equal opportunity employer and committed to having a diverse workforce. 


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