Global Fundraising Content Writer (Copywriter)

Closed: 25 December 2023

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  • Salary 31,000-£34,000 (Depending on experience)
  • Location Godalming, Surrey (Hybrid)
  • Job Type Permanent, Full-time
  • Sectors International Development
  • Job Reference : REF-210165
Global Fundraising Content Writer (Copywriter)  

Location: Godalming, Surrey – HQ.  Hybrid working from home up to 3 days per week (min. 2 days per week at HQ)
Job Type: Full-time and permanent
Salary: £31,000-£34,000 (Depending on experience)

Join our award-winning fundraising team and use your skills to help change billions of lives.  Including yours.

Are you a skilled storyteller and copywriter, seeking an opportunity to join a dynamic Global Fundraising Team? Then we would love to talk with you!  At Compassion in World Farming International (CIWFI), we're on a mission to end factory farming and promote compassion for animals. Join our team and contribute to something truly meaningful!

About us

Compassion in World Farming is the leading global farm animal welfare organisation. We campaign to end factory farming worldwide and we are growing a movement of people concerned about how industrial agriculture mistreats animals, impacts people, and is destroying our planet.

About the role

We are looking for a talented Global Fundraising Storyteller to join our Global Individual HQ Fundraising Team.  The position will be based in our International Headquarters in Godalming, UK.

The purpose of this role is to help Compassion in World Farming end factory farming by developing and implementing inspiring, world class donor fundraising content to help our markets achieve ambitious income targets, which will fund Compassion’s vital work. The post holder is responsible for creating compelling and powerful content that helps recruit, retain, inspire, and develop tens of thousands of donors worldwide over the coming five years.

About you

We require a passionate and creative person who works well in a team. You will need to demonstrate previous experience in English language copywriting, proposition development and concept creation, ideally within a campaigning charity and the ability to work to tight deadlines. 

To succeed in this role, your passion for delivering multi-channel content and response-led communications will be matched by your ability to be creative and work at pace in a global team working across multiple markets.  You will be an inspiring storyteller, with an eye for design, and exceptional written and verbal communication skills - to engage all audiences from supporters and donors to internal stakeholders.  A good experience of digital and social media storytelling is essential as well as a keen interest in animal welfare and environmentalism. You will take the lead on setting standards and maintaining consistency in our multi-channel communications. 

Join CIWFI today and not only make a positive impact on the world around you, but experience a workplace that truly cares for you:

•    Enjoy an enhanced annual leave of 25 days per year, along with bank holidays
•    Our comprehensive benefits package includes core offerings like Health Cash Back Plan
•    MHFA support – 24/7 GP access and Employee Assistance Programme
•    Free onsite parking at HQ
•    Optional savings schemes like the Cycle Benefit Scheme
•    Embrace a fulfilling career that prioritises your well-being, while also enjoying Excellent Development opportunities
•    Hybrid working model (dependant on role and location)
•    A defined Contribution Pension Scheme
•    Enhanced discretionary company sick pay
•    Premium Subscription to Calm App


Closing date for applications: 31st December 2023
1st Stage Interviews: 5th January 2024
2nd Stage Interviews: 11th or 16th January 2024

Please complete the online application form to upload your CV and a covering letter outlining how you meet the Person Specification detailed in the job description.

Please note that we reserve the right to commence interviews on a rolling programme.

Compassion in World Farming International is absolutely committed to providing equal opportunities for everyone regardless of their background.  We value diversity and live experience and acknowledge the underrepresentation of people from certain backgrounds, both within our organisation and across the sector.  We welcome applications from underrepresented groups, whether these be of ethnicity, gender, identity, religion, physical ability, sexual orientation or other.

 To comply with legal requirements, as part of our selection procedure we ask all potential employees to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

You may also have experience in the following: Editorial Assistant, Publishing Assistant, Editor, Administrator, Junior Editor, Copywriter, Journalist, Writer, Publishing Administrator, etc.

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