Overview

Location: Church House, 90 Deansgate, Manchester, M3 2GH

Salary: £120 per day

Hours: 2 days per week


The Greater Manchester Living Wage Campaign is a coalition of people and organisations who want to make Greater Manchester a Real Living Wage Zone; to challenge low pay; to put Living Wage policy and a culture of social equality at the heart of how Greater Manchester works.

Key responsibilities

  • Overseeing the delivery of the Greater Manchester Living Wage Campaign.
  • Running four Greater Manchester Living Wage Campaign meetings, supporting participants to advocate for the Real Living Wage where they are, and planning campaign activities.
  • Delivering Living Wage Week activities in November, working in partnership with the Living Wage Foundation, GM Citizens, and other good employment advocates.
  • Engaging local authorities and other anchor institutions to encourage them to become accredited Real Living Wage employers.
  • Delivering campaign actions to pressure large employers in low-paying sectors to pay the Real Living Wage.
  • Signposting employers and others to the Living Wage Foundation for accreditation as and when necessary.
  • Engaging the media, and running the Campaign’s social media accounts
  • Reporting on the Campaign’s activities to funders.
  • Working closely with the directors of Greater Manchester Poverty Action.
  • Maintaining strong relationships with key stakeholders such as trade unions.
  • Identifying long-term funding opportunities, and exploring the possibility of developing the campaign into a broader project on good employment
  • Attending other good employment-related meetings to ensure a joined-up approach to the issue across Greater Manchester.
  • Writing and sourcing regular news articles for the Greater Manchester Poverty Action newsletter.
  • Maintaining the Campaign’s database.
  • Any other actions necessary for the promotion of the Living Wage, the Campaign, and Greater Manchester Poverty Action’s good employment work.

Find out more about the role here: www.gmpovertyaction.org/gm-living-wage-campaign-coordinator/

How to Apply: Complete the following job application and email it to contact@gmpovertyaction.org along with your CV: Application Form

 

To apply for this job email your details to contact@gmpovertyaction.org