Campaign Leader, Land at Global Witness

Do you want to lead and direct a global campaign against land grabbing?

Global Witness is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Campaign Leader to lead our Land team. The Campaign Leader will deliver an international campaign aimed at ending the secrecy, rights violations and impunity associated with large-scale land acquisitions and investments. This role will involve delivering compelling advocacy and policy engagement, with specific focus on the rubber sector in Asia, producing relevant policy reports and monitoring developments.

Applicants must have proven advocacy experience that has resulted in policy changes at the highest level, first-hand experience of field investigations, an ability to understand and effectively communicate policy issues to a range of audiences and experience of developing and implementing campaign strategies. Excellent written and spoken communication skills are essential. Knowledge of the rubber sector or land issues will be an advantage.

This is a re-advertisement. If you have already applied for this position, your application will already be considered for this role. For full details about this vacancy, download the Campaign Leader – Land application pack here.

To apply for this position, please send a CV and covering letter, neither of which should exceed two-pages, to [email protected] with “Campaign Leader, Land” in the subject line.

Applicants must have the ongoing right to work in the U.K. For this vacancy, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted after the closing date.

Job title: Campaign Leader

Location: London

Salary: £48,643 per annum

Contract: Full time, permanent

Closing date: 2 March 2015