Have you got what it takes to build a Fair Trade brand?
PR and Social Media Manager (part time) Central London
We are a social enterprise looking for a self-starting, driven PR and communications expert who can make a marked difference to awareness of and loyalty to our Liberation brand. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who wishes to get involved in all aspects of communications and make it a powerful tool in the future success of a pioneering ethical brand. The successful candidate will bring creative flair and compelling writing skills plus excellent organisational and networking abilities.
Liberation Foods CIC has been pioneering the market for Fair Trade nuts since 2007 – we supply the majority of Fairtrade nuts in the UK – branded, own label and bulk. Our mission as a social enterprise is to secure profitable, sustainable markets for nuts grown by our shareholder producer cooperatives around the world.
The successful candidate will:
- Develop and implement Communication strategy and plans to ensure that activities support sales strategy
- Manage all Liberation social media across Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and You Tube
- Manage Liberation website
- Maximise positive coverage for Liberation Foods and its product range in consumerand trade UK press
- Liaise and network with Fairtrade supporters and supporter bodies around the UK
You would be joining an experienced and dedicated team in London working in a fun, friendly and flexible atmosphere. Liberation’s nut producer shareholders grow their produce in Bolivia, India, Malawi, Nicaragua and beyond and it is key to this role to gain an in-depth understanding of the supply chain from producer to pack.
Reports to: Managing Director
Commitment: 2.5 days per week. Working hours can be negotiated. Salary: £15k/annum for 2.5 days/week, plus pension
Location: Liverpool Street, London
To apply, please send your CV and a compelling letter of application to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5pm UK time Sunday 6th August 2017.
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