Senior Campaigner at Global Witness

We are seeking a highly motivated and experienced Senior Campaigner to join our International Forest Policy, European Union team. The Senior Campaigner will play a leading role in developing and delivering international policy and legislative reform work in DRC and other Congo Basin countries, with a specific focus on deforestation and forest degradation in the Congo Basin rainforest. This will involve delivering compelling advocacy, collaboration with local civil society groups, developing relevant policy reports and monitoring developments.

Applicants must have experience carrying out advocacy with governments and institutions, 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, including fluency in English and French are essential.

For full details about this vacancy, download the 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 “Senior Campaigner, Congo Basin” in the subject line.

You must have the ongoing right to work in the UK. For this vacancy only shortlisted candidates will be contacted after the closing date.

Deadline: 20th November 2014
Salary Range: £43,709