The Urban Movement Innovation Fund Via Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors is seeking a Communications and Engagement Manager
Location: Flexible location globally with preference on global south
Reporting to: Program Director
Salary: Between 65,000 – 75,000 GBP plus benefits, contingent on experience and adjusted for location
Contract type: Permanent position contracted by SafeGuard World International or directly by Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, if candidate to be based in USA.
The Urban Movement Innovation Fund (UMIF) works to connect, align and strengthen people power for a more socially just, zero carbon future. Drawing together and amplifying the efforts of NGOs working on technical solutions, or working with policy makers, with those of campaign or grassroots groups and movements working to increase citizen engagement and activity. UMIF´s goal is to dramatically accelerate humanity’s transition to a zero-carbon world. UMIF is a convenor of the field, an advisor to philanthropy, and a grant maker.
UMIF believes that people-powered movements are critical to creating a zero-carbon world, generating the drive and popular support necessary for huge political, cultural and technological shifts.
A critical member of the team will be the Communications and Engagement Manager who will be a strong communications leader with extensive experience in movement building and campaign strategy. The appointee will have a strong drive to grow the impact of the Fund and to help build the program team.
The job holder will have the following key responsibilities:
Please send a letter of application stating the skills and approach that you would bring to the post with your CV/resume (no photos) in strict confidence by email only to: Karem Armstrong at [email protected]
Please ensure that they are sent as Word documents with the titles “your name cover letter” and “your name CV” Please put “UMIF-Comms and Engagement Manager” in the email subject line. Also please let us know where you saw the post advertised.
The deadline for application is December 13th, 2020