Greenpeace UK

Art & Editorial Coordinator

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: £38,424 to £44,664
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 30 June 2019
Job Listing Added: 05 June 2019

Here at Greenpeace, we are looking for a collaborative but influential and strategic Art and Editorial Coordinator with proven creative and visual flair to join our dynamic team and project manage the production of Greenpeace creative campaign materials and creative communications.


Greenpeace is an international non-profit global campaigning organisation. Our independence and global reach enables us to stand for positive change through action in order to defend nature and promote peace. We investigate and expose global environmental problems, confront those in positions of power and present alternative solutions.


About this exciting opportunity:


This pivotal and diverse role will see you advance Greenpeace’s campaign and organisational identity through the development and production of creative and impactful visual and written communications. This will include scheduling, copywriting, editing, developing creative briefs for campaigns and commissioning design.


You’ll need experience of managing creative agencies and working effectively with a range of stakeholders in project teams, including global teams to ensure the delivery and quality of communications materials. The role also includes overseeing the planning and monitoring of budgets, obtaining estimates and managing expenditure for campaign materials production and design processes. Making a significant contribution to our communications strategy and advising project teams on communication solutions are also key duties.


Requirements


You must have a proven track record of briefing and managing external creative consultants, both individuals and agencies, plus experience of creative/art direction, picture editing, and storyboarding. Basic layout and design skills are vital, as is a background of copywriting, sub-editing and copy-editing existing text for a range of audiences and to house style, plus commissioning and managing external editorial consultants.


A resilient and calm individual, with outstanding interpersonal and communication skills, you must also have experience in creative project management, creative production or publishing, while a passion for Greenpeace’s mission and a knowledge of, or interest in, the environmental sector is essential.


Greenpeace is an inclusive and diversity-friendly employer. We value difference, promote equality and challenge discrimination, enhancing our organisational capability. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and do not discriminate on the basis of disability, race, colour, ethnicity, gender, religion, sexual orientation, age or any other category protected by law.

How to Apply

For further information and details on how to apply, please follow the link to our website: jobs.greenpeace.org.uk. Closing date: 9am on Monday, 1 July 2019. Interviews: Thursday, 11 July 2019. If you were invited for an interview, you will be asked to bring a portfolio of your work that best showcases both your creative, written and visual communications skills.