Membership Communications Adviser

35 hours per week
Starting salary from £31,300 per annum, depending on experience
Competitive benefits
Applications by 24 October 2021

Membership Communications Adviser

35 hours per week 

Salary from £31,300 per annum, depending on experience

Based in Stoneleigh  (Eligible for Hybrid Working Trial – including some home working)



About you


You will be an individual passionate about communications to a varied membership audience and thrive in a fast-paced environment. You will have excellent creative and communication skills, attention to detail, project management skills and be able to deliver to tight deadlines.
 You will need to have experience of planning and leading projects while working to strict deadlines and be able to work alongside both colleagues from around the organisation and third-party suppliers. You will also have experience of producing material for platforms across digital, print and social. Experience of working in a membership organisation would also be advantageous.
 You will need to have the ability to network, along with proven written and presenting skills. Your passion to deliver high quality, creative and successful communications campaigns and projects is key. 



About the role


Our membership team has an opportunity for an experienced communications professional, who has excellent creative and communication skills, attention to detail and project management skills. 


The role will involve the planning, development, and delivery of a range of multi-channel communications activity and campaigns that demonstrate the value of being a member of the NFU. Focusing on both internal and external communications, the successful applicant will be able to successfully communicate with our members and non-member farmers through both direct channels and our teams based regionally with the aim of recruiting and retaining members. 


You will need to effectively work with external suppliers and collaboratively with other NFU teams, NFU Mutual and the Group Secretary network to develop positive working relationships.



Who are we?


The National Farmers’ Union is the voice of British farming, and our members are at the heart of what we do. On their behalf we lobby government and other stakeholders, develop policy and provide a range of frontline services. 


Working for the NFU means working alongside great people who are committed to their work and recognised for their knowledge and expertise.


Why join our team?


You will become part of our friendly, dedicated working environment and work with a highly motivated team, recognised for their knowledge and expertise and passion about food and farming. In addition to this we also offer, 25 days annual leave (plus, statutory bank holidays) and an attractive contributory stakeholder pension scheme.


The NFU is an Equal Opportunities employer and values diversity.


A combination of Office based/Hybrid working will be considered for this role.  


The NFU reserve the right to close the application window early.



Closing Date:    24 October 2021

Interview Date:  TBC



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