Campaigns Director

  • PETA
  • Remote
  • May 12, 2022
Full time Non-Profit

Job Description

Position Objective:

To direct and manage actions, projects, and campaigns that promote PETA's goals and help generate media and social media coverage

 

Primary Responsibilities and Duties:

• Work closely with the EVP to develop, manage, and oversee PETA’s campaigns

• Seek out and develop efforts to further push campaigns into the media spotlight and the public consciousness

• Develop and independently manage a wide variety of projects for PETA's campaigns

• Draft and review letters and other documents in order to support PETA's campaigns

• Represent PETA’s campaigns work to the media and general public

• Supervise staff members and their campaigns work and train new staffers on tasks and responsibilities

• Keep informed about local and national news stories and track stories relevant to the campaigns

• Analyze the effectiveness of PETA's campaigns and demonstrations and suggest improvements in order to maximize their impact

• Work with management to ensure new campaigners are thoroughly trained on how to plan, conduct, and assess a campaign

• Ensure that campaigners are setting and meeting or exceeding aggressive campaign goals

• Perform any other duties assigned by the supervisor

 

Qualifications:

• College degree or equivalent experience

• Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience

• Extensive knowledge of animal rights issues and PETA campaigns

• Demonstrated effective supervisory or leadership skills

• Demonstrated ability to think critically and creatively

• Ability and willingness to travel on occasion

• Proven ability to communicate with a variety of people in a professional and personable manner

• Demonstrated exceptional written and verbal communication skills

• Demonstrated ability to make sound judgments and work independently

• Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail

• Proven ability to take initiative and follow through

• Demonstrated ability to multitask, work with minimal direct oversight, and meet deadlines

• Professional appearance and adherence to a healthy vegan lifestyle

• This position requires proof of the COVID-19 full vaccination

• Support for PETA's philosophy and the ability to professionally advocate PETA's positions on issues

• Commitment to the objectives of the organization