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Community and Communications officer

Cardiff

Posted 08/07/2024

£29,269 per annum pro rata

Top Reasons to Apply
  1. Fair Trade Wales works to support, grow and promote the Fair Trade movement in Wales.
  2. We are looking for an enthusiastic community and communications officer who can use their skills to support grassroots communities in Wales, create and deliver engaging bilingual communications, and develop and distribute resources.
  3. If you are passionate about justice and global equality, and want to encourage people to campaign for change and go further for Fair Trade, then this could be the job for you.
Job Description

We are looking for an enthusiastic community and communications officer who can use their skills to support grassroots communities in Wales, create and deliver engaging bilingual communications, and develop and distribute resources.

This role would suit a friendly and experienced team player, committed to the values of Fair Trade Wales, who enjoys variety in their job and is able to prioritise and organise their workload effectively. If you are passionate about justice and global equality, and want to encourage people to campaign for change and go further for Fair Trade, then this could be the job for you.

Fair Trade Wales works to support, grow and promote the Fair Trade movement in Wales. Our vision is to see an equal world, using our values of support, collaboration and empowerment. Come and join a friendly and Fair Trade organisation.

Fair Trade Wales is established as a company, limited by guarantee with not for profit status. We work as part of the Hub Cymru Africa (HCA) partnership and are based in Cardiff. Hub Cymru Africa is currently funded by the Welsh Government’s Wales and Africa programme. The post-holder will work in collaboration with Hub Cymru Africa to maximise the effectiveness of the sector.

Term: Two years initially.

Salary: NJC band 18, £29,269 pro rata (pay award pending)

Location: Main office is Cardiff; some travel and overnight stays may be required; remote working and other locations will be considered.

Hours: 15 hours per week - 0.4 pro rata.

Pension: Employer Contribution of 5% gross salary under the NEST scheme subject to 5% employee contribution.

Annual leave: 25 days holiday pro rata/ pa excluding bank holidays Flexible working: All flexible working requests considered.

Overall purpose of the role

The main purpose of this role is to:

  • Support and engage the Fair Trade Wales (FTW) community
  • Communicate and raise awareness of Fair Trade and Trade Justice clearly and effectively
  • Assist with events and projects developed by Fair Trade Wales and partner organisations
  • Contribute to developing the future direction of Fair