Working for the NFWI
Would you like to work for the WI and help make a difference to women, providing them with educational opportunities, a chance to build new skills and campaign on issues that matter to them and their communities? The NFWI employs around 90 people working in a variety of roles at Head Office in London, Denman, the WI College in Oxfordshire and our office in Wales.
We are always looking for talented people to join our team to help maintain the WI’s status as a celebrated institution with the largest women’s membership in the UK.
Why not look at our links below and apply today? If there are no current vacancies at this time, thank you for looking and please do check back on a regular basis.
Some of the benefits of working for us
- A fully auto-enrolled contributory Personal Pension scheme with maximum employer contributions set at 8%
- A holiday entitlement of 28 days per annum rising to 30 days after 5 years’ service, plus bank holidays, pro rata for part time staff
- Membership of a Healthcare scheme (non-contributory)
- Enhanced sick, maternity, paternity and shared parental pay subject to qualification
- Child care vouchers
- Interest-free Season Ticket Loan (London only)
Based in Fulham, London
£25,184 per annum
35 hours per week
This is an excellent opportunity for you to take on the role of becoming our social media voice, promoting the WI and its campaigns and ensuring our message is up to date and relevant.
By working closely with teams across the WI, you will be able to populate our social media channels on a daily basis with news and information in accordance with our social media strategy. You will also liaise with media as necessary, building good relationships and accompanying journalists to meetings and attending events.
You will need to have a degree or equivalent experience, excellent administrative skills with a great knowledge of Excel, Outlook and Word, as well as having an understanding of how the media works. A clear understanding of the power of social media and how to use it to best effect is also essential as well as being able to work well as part of a team and build good working relationships with people outside the organisation. Confident and enthusiastic, you will be able to keep a cool head under pressure and prioritise your work effectively.
For an application pack, please contact The Human Resources department, on email@example.com or 020 7371 9300 ext. 236.
Closing date: 1 October 2017.
Please note that we cannot accept CVs. No media or agencies please.
The WI is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Reg. Charity No. 803793
Based in Fulham, London
£21,330 per annum
35 hours per week
WI Life, the national membership magazine of the Women’s Institute, is seeking an exceptional Editorial Assistant. The ideal candidate is someone who is able to perform administrative tasks to a high standard but is also keen to develop their writing skills. This role will support both the editorial and advertising teams.
Ideally you will hold a degree in English or have proven equivalent experience. A NCTJ qualification would be helpful. You will need to be able to demonstrate your first rate organisational and clerical skills. The administration side of the role includes answering the telephone, updating the membership database, filing, providing secretarial support to the Editor along with preparing the invoice spreadsheet and copy chasing for the advertising team.
We are seeking someone who is full of ideas and starting out or having a career change in magazine journalism and who has the confidence to write news stories and the odd feature.
If you are interested in applying for this vacancy please contact The HR department, on firstname.lastname@example.org or 020 7371 9300 ext. 236 for an application pack.
The closing date for receipt of completed application is Tuesday 3rd October 2017. No agencies or media please.
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