World Horse Welfare Social and Digital Communications Officer

Closing date for applications:  Friday 20th July 2018

The role

As Social and Digital Communications Officer you will be responsible for sourcing and creating content to engage audiences and support delivery of the charity’s strategic objectives across a range of social and digital media channels. You will have the chance to work with staff across the charity and the ability to put your creative ideas to excellent use.

About you

We are looking for someone who has a passion for social and digital media with a creative approach to engaging online audiences.  You will possess first-rate written and oral communications skills, excellent attention to detail and the ability to write quality copy in a variety of styles quickly.  You must be proactive, confident and capable of working with people at all levels in a variety of spheres. Equestrian knowledge and experience is highly desirable, but not essential.

About us

World Horse Welfare is an international charity that improves the lives of horses in the UK and around the world through education, campaigning and hands-on care. We employ 130 professionals who are based at our Head Office in Norfolk, our four rescue and rehoming centres located in Norfolk, Somerset, Lancashire and Aberdeenshire and 16 Field Officers who investigate and resolve welfare concerns across the UK.

Benefits include a generous pension scheme and cash health plan as well as child care vouchers, employee sickness absence scheme and a minimum of 28 days’ holiday.

The successful candidate will be expected to demonstrate the charity’s values of being realistic, compassionate and forward-thinking.

To apply

Please email your current CV with a covering letter to

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