Full-time, six month fixed-term contract with possibility of extension – maternity cover
The RIBA champions better buildings, communities and the environment through architecture and our members.
We are seeking a talented individual to manage the RIBA's external affairs programme including policy, public affairs, media relations and campaigns while our current Head is on maternity leave.
Managing a team of nine, you will have a strong track record of stakeholder relations, public affairs, and issues management at the most senior levels. Based at the RIBA headquarters at 66 Portland Place, and reporting to the Executive Director, Communication and Outreach, you will develop our campaigns on housing, procurement and sustainability and work with our public programming and marketing teams to promote architecture to the widest possible audience in support of our members.
Experience of working in a membership organisation and the built environment sector will be advantageous.
This is a fixed-term maternity cover position from 20 August 2012 to 20 February 2013 with the possibility of a further 3 or 6 month extension.
Applicants should send a full CV and cover letter outlining their experience and appropriateness for the position to Gill Webber, Executive Director Communication and Outreach firstname.lastname@example.org.