Local Group Publicity Officer - Lancaster

Would you like to promote the RSPB's work in your local community? Do you have a flair for social media? Come and help us!

Tuesday 22 June 2021
Vacancy type:
Publicity and promotional, Volunteering at home, Community groups
At home

What we're looking for

To assist the Lancaster local group in publicising their work, including Lancaster Swift City, through social and other media. Also ensuring all group events are promoted to as wide a range of the local public as possible via posters, radio and press social media etc. Generally ensuring the work of the RSPB and the group is publicised effectively locally. We have 4 committee meetings per year and outdoor meetings most months as well as 7 indoor meetings. Committee members are not required to attend every group meeting as we all have other commitments. Working from home would also be required.

The skills you need

To be friendly, enthusiastic and outgoing, and keen to speak to members and the public about the RSPB and the group. You will need to have good organisational skills. The ability to create posters and having knowledge of posting on Facebook and Twitter would be an advantage.

Your time

4-6 hours per month
All year round

What's in it for you?

You'll be joining a friendly committee while having fun and will have the opportunity to get a story/press release you have written picked up by the local media. The RSPB is an active and exciting conservation charity, the largest in Europe. We can help you gain skills and give you a valuable insight into our work

How to apply


Alasdair McKee, Northern Eng Reg Office, Lancaster
Tel: 01524 581000
Email: Alasdair.McKee@rspb.org.uk


Appropriate training will be provided and expenses will be reimbursed where necessary. The RSPB is the UK's largest nature conservation charity, inspiring everyone to give nature a home. Together with our partners, we protect threatened birds and wildlife so our towns, coast and countryside will teem with life once again. We also play a leading role in a worldwide partnership of nature conservation organisations. Your time and skills could make a real difference to the work of the RSPB and it would be great if you could join us.

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