Media and PR Manager (UK News) - Part time 14 hours per week, some homeworking available
Amnesty International UK (AIUK) has a simple aim: an end to human rights abuses. Independent, international and influential, we campaign for justice, fairness, freedom and truth wherever they are denied. Do you want to use your skills, knowledge and experience to help change the world? You could be our new Media and PR Manager (UK News)
About the role
The Media & PR Manager (UK News) is responsible for developing and delivering media and PR strategies for Amnesty’s work on human rights in the UK.
The day to day of this role involves putting together the daily news list, writing quotes and press releases.
This role also monitors and responds quickly to breaking human rights news stories from the UK and Asia.
The role may be for you if:
- You’re skilled in communications skills and project management.
- You are a brilliant strategic thinker and have a superb news sense.
- You collaborate and positively contribute to an inclusive culture.
- You also have a good knowledge of human rights issues in the UK and Asia
Our Commitment to you
Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, and Anti-Racism are at the core of our values. We want to be an organisation that tackles structural inequality and prejudice as well as be an actively anti-racist organisation. This means taking a meaningful and equitable approach to supporting and developing you and others during your time with us.
New colleagues receive 27 days leave annually (29 after five years), as well as bank holidays (pro rated for part time). 2-5% employee pension contributions are matched at 6-9% and we offer 6 months full pay for family leave. We offer flexible working such as compressed work patterns and job shares.
Apply for this role
For further details and to submit your application please click 'Apply'.
We welcome applications from everyone and particularly encourage applications from people from an ethnic minority background, and people with a disability to help us achieve a balanced representation in our workforce, especially at senior grades.
To reduce bias in our shortlisting process, AIUK operates an anonymised application process. If for any reason you prefer to apply in a different format, or require adjustments in the process, please get in touch. We are a disability confident organisation.
The vacancy may be closed early or extended depending on the volume of applications.