JOB OPPORTUNITY: Health Campaigner at Viva! | Viva! - The Vegan Charity

Health Campaigner

We're hiring! Come and work for the charity you love as our new Health Campaigner.

 

Help us create a vegan Britain and work for the charity that you love!

HEALTH Campaigner

Viva!Health, the health-campaigning arm of Viva! is looking for a highly-motivated individual to devise and organise health and nutrition based campaigns. The ideal candidate will have a good knowledge of vegan nutrition and possess excellent written and verbal communication skills. This is an exciting opportunity for a friendly, outgoing and positive team player to help us create a vegan world!

Closing date: 2 April 2019

Interviews: 15 & 16 April 2019

Salary scale £22,000 to £27,000 pa, full time only, based in our Bristol office (initially on a 12 month contract).

Duties include

  • devising and organising health campaigns
  • seeking out and giving media and social media interviews (training given)
  • seeking out and giving public talks
  • writing – producing compelling copy for leaflets, adverts, magazines, websites, social media etc
  • attending exhibitions and festivals
  • answering health and nutrition enquiries from the public
  • researching – a range of health topics and writing supporting materials

Essential Skills

  • sound science-based knowledge of vegan nutrition
  • excellent verbal, written and visual communications
  • creative with an ability to engage and motivate people
  • IT and social media proficient
  • self-motivated with a flexible and adaptable approach
  • ability to prioritise workload and work under pressure
  • meticulous attention to detail

Relevant past roles could include: nutritional therapist, health writer or journalist, nutritionist, dietician, campaigner, PR/marketing. Must have a science degree – nutrition/biology/biochemistry related ideal.

Apply

Email a covering letter and CV to ash@viva.org.uk

Your covering letter should detail:

  • Why you are vegan.
  • Why you want to work for Viva!.
  • Your work experience and how it relates to this role.
  • Your current (or most recent) salary.

Your CV should include:

  • Education and results.
  • Work experience.
  • Your pastimes/hobbies.
  • Two work referees.