World Animal Protection Job Vacancy: Campaign Manager - Wildlife Not Entertainers, London or The Hague, Netherlands

Campaign Manager – Wildlife Not Entertainers

Salary: Competitive

Location: London or The Hague (Netherlands)

Campaign Manager – The Role:
You will work closely with the Head of Campaigns and other internal, international stakeholders to develop and deliver innovative global campaigns to meet our strategic mission.

As our campaign manager, you will be responsible for planning and implementing public campaigns that inspire and educate consumers, businesses and politicians to change behaviours and to act in support of wild animals.  This will involve overseeing project activity, ensuring work is on brand, on time and within budget as well as monitoring performance against objectives and reporting on effectiveness.

You will work with our local offices to support campaign delivery and play a key role in our global virtual campaign team, helping to promote a culture of campaigning to increase our impact, influence and profile.  As a prolific communicator, you will develop relationships with external stakeholders, experts and audiences to further our campaign objectives and to secure a lasting impact for wild animal across the world.

Campaign Manager – Requirements:
An experienced and highly motivated campaigner you will have led the design and delivery of strategic local level campaigns, and ideally with global campaigns experience or exposure, that have achieved change and specific outcomes.

You will be an expert at implementing impactful projects to the very highest standards. You will be an effective project manager, who is comfortable working with multiple stakeholders, controlling budgets and meeting deadlines.

You will have excellent analytical and decision-making skills, and a passion for protecting wild animals and nature. Knowledge of animal welfare, conservation or environmental issues would be an advantage, but you don’t need to be an expert.  International professional travel will be part of this role, which will involve working in our local, global offices.

Who are we?
  • We are World Animal Protection.
  • For over 50 years we have moved the world to protect animals.
  • We protect animals because we believe a sustainable future for the planet can only be achieved if both animals and people are part of the solution.
We stop the exploitation of wild animals for entertainment and profit. We protect pets and working animals in communities across the globe. We campaign for better farm animal welfare and fight against factory farming. We also help animals when disaster strikes.

Our vision is a world where animals live free from suffering. We are working to help people to see how important animals are to all of us.

We are determined to influence decision makers to put animals on the global agenda and inspire people to change animals’ lives for the better. Today we’re working on projects to end animal suffering by helping governments and communities to protect and care for their animals.

Join us and together we can move the world for animals.

Campaign Manager – How to Apply:
If you want to be part of a dynamic organisation that values people as individuals, as well as inspires and motivates its employees to succeed and expand their talents, then please send a copy of your CV and cover/motivation letter, including your salary expectation, and the length of your notice period if applicable, to:

Closing date: 31st January 2017

Please note that to be considered for this role, candidates must have the right to work in the country location they are based in and must be able to provide proof of eligibility to work there.

As we often receive a large number of applications from experienced and qualified candidates we will generally give priority to those who can demonstrate that they meet all of the essential criteria listed.  It is important that you show how you meet all the essential criteria and your application will be stronger if you show that you meet at least some of the desirable criteria.

Due to the large volume of applications that we receive, we will not be acknowledging receipt of your application.  If you do not hear from us within 3 weeks of the closing date, please consider your application as unsuccessful.

We kindly request Recruitment agencies should not approach us for this role as we will be considering direct applications.

Our new name is World Animal Protection. We were known as WSPA (World Society for the Protection of Animals)