Wellbeing Economy Alliance (WEAll) Scotland is recruiting a Policy and Engagement Lead and a Communications Lead!
Closing date: 23:00 on 1st August 2021
Interviews: First interviews w/c 9th August 2021, second interviews w/c 16th August 2021
WEAll Scotland is looking for two new people. The first is a Policy and Engagement Lead who will play a key role in influencing across parliament, local government and business audiences. They will coordinate and support our Allies to promote Wellbeing Economy messages to various levels of government and other policy audiences. They will represent the network externally with key stakeholders from business, government and civil society. They will present at events and will also support key voices from within the core team and network to be heard at external events. They will also support evaluation and monitoring across the organisation, and will create useful summaries of the impact of work which is in support of a Wellbeing Economy, enabling Allies to contextualise this for their specific work.
The second is a Communications Lead. This role is responsible for the internal and external communications for WEAll Scotland. They will represent the network externally with key stakeholders from business, government and civil society. They will be responsible for creating an external communications strategy and delivering this for the Allies programme. They will also be responsible for creating and delivering on an internal communications strategy, ensuring high quality communications across the Board, the Core Team, Associates and volunteers, who collaborate to support both practical and policy changes. They will build relationships with key journalists across Scotland which will maximise the profile of our work. They will create content for external events and the media, by working with the Core Team, Associates and volunteers, as well as designing and hosting events, seminars and press conferences. They will also manage our social media channels and support the redevelopment of the WEAll Scotland section of the wider global WEAll website.
How to Apply
If either of these roles sound like you, please download the application pack and application form for the Policy and Engagement Lead role here, and the Communications Lead role here. The closing date is 23:00 on 1st August 2021.
We acknowledge that people from a number of communities are underrepresented in our team and in the wider movement of those seeking systemic economic change and the charity sector in general, and we’re committed to addressing this. If you believe you would bring greater diversity to our team, we’re keen to hear from you.
If you have any questions or if you feel you could succeed in this role but don’t have all the characteristics we’re looking for, please get in touch with Jimmy Paul, WEAll Scotland Director, on firstname.lastname@example.org.