Communications and Engagement Officer

You will be joining us at an exciting time in our journey, helping us and the sector to support those who are forced to seek safety. With over 34 years’ experience, we are trusted by the communities we serve and are seen as the lead organisation in Wales for asylum seekers and refugees. To find out more about this opportunity, download the job description.

  • Job Title: Communications and Engagement Officer
  • Report to: Head of Communications and Engagement
  • Salary: £24,000 + 5% pension
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Hours: 35 hours per week normal office hours are 9:00am to 5:00pm
  • Location: Cardiff

Purpose of the Post

As a key member of our small, busy, passionate Communications, Policy, and Engagement Team, you will be contributing to the wider advocacy work of our organisation. Your role will include promoting our work, fighting misinformation and sharing the lived experiences of the people we support with decision-makers, media, stakeholders, funders and the general public. This is an exciting time to join the Welsh Refugee Council as we are improving our understanding of issues affecting refugees and how we can advocate to decision-makers and the wider public. You can play a part in making changes that will directly improve their lives. This role reports to our Head of Communications and Engagement.

How to Apply?

You can apply via the Application Form and submitting an application to CVs will not be accepted.

Closing day Monday 8 April 2024 at 10am. Applications received after this date, will not be considered.

Invitations for interview will be sent by email. Interviews will likely be held the week commencing Monday 22 April 2024.