Director, Ethical Journalism Network



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The Ethical Journalism Network is seeking a Director. The EJN is a small but important charity, which supports journalists around the world striving to uphold ethical practices in order to build public trust in good journalism. Read more about our work here: www.ethicaljournalismnetwork.org.

The Director leads and manages the EJN on behalf of its board, representing the organisation on public platforms and in the media:

  • Developing and delivering international programmes of activities relating to media ethics;
  • Managing relationships with funders and reporting on the impact of our work to both funders and the board;
  • Managing the EJN’s relationships with its global network of supporters and strategic partners;
  • Managing the teams delivering project work.

The successful candidate will be a dynamic self-starter who shares the aims and values of the Ethical Journalism Network

Essential qualities include:

  • Understanding of working in a not-for-profit organisation;
  • Understanding of the media landscape, including social media and multi-media journalism;
  • Some business management experience;
  • Experience of fundraising and managing relationships with funders.
  • Ability to liaise with a wide range of supporters globally;
  • Good communications skills, including multi-media communication.

This role is UK-based and candidates must have the right to reside in the UK and be prepared to travel when Covid restrictions are lifted.

Salary: £50,000

Interested individuals should send a CV and covering letter to  EJNDirector@ethicaljournalismnetwork.org by March 12.

To apply for this job email your details to EJNDirector@ethicaljournalismnetwork.org

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