We are 188,701
people and counting
About usNewsClimate ChaosMy ActionEventsGet involved

Join the Stop Climate Chaos team!


We believe that together we are irresistible. This is your chance to really contribute to our campaign to stop climate chaos.

INTERNSHIP

Website and Media Intern (3 days to full-time - 3 months)

I Count currently has an exciting opportunity for an intern to join the team at the heart of  the Stop Climate Chaos Coaliton.

Stop Climate Chaos is the biggest most diverse coalition yet established within the UK, to develop a mass public mandate for political action on climate change, bringing together over 70 organisations. If you are passionate about stopping climate chaos, with excellent communication skills, especially writing skills we want to hear from you.

You will be a valued member of a friendly and very committed team. You will also gain fantastic experience of working with the UK’s leading NGOs at this crucial moment as the UK prepares to become the first country in the world to introduce a Climate Change Bill. 

Key Tasks

Web editing
Assisting our Interactive Campaigns Officer you will research and help to write climate-related stories for our website. You will help to develop opportunities to raise awareness of I Count over social networking platforms. Basic design and Photoshop knowledge would be beneficial.

Assisting the Media Officer
You will gain valuable experience assisting the Media Officer in raising the campaign’s profile, managing the coalition’s press cuttings and helping to gain coverage for Stop Climate Chaos activities. You will do this by identifying relevant stories in the media, scanning the media online, to identify opportunities and researching coalition member organisation activity.

Details
This position is initially a voluntary 3 month internship and Stop Climate Chaos will pay lunch expenses (up to a maximum of £5) and travel expenses (within London). Hours are to be arranged with the successful candidate.

HOW TO APPLY
If you are interested in this position, please download and complete the Intern Application Form at www.stopclimatechaos.org/jobs.

Please return your completed application form to: [email protected]

or mail it to:
Stop Climate Chaos, 1st Floor, 2 Chapel Place,  London EC2A 3DQ
Closing date: 6pm Wednesday 27th February 2008 (changed from 20th February)

__________________________________________


VOLUNTEER POSITION

Volunteer administrative assistant - You really Count!

The Stop Climate Chaos secretariat is looking for a volunteer with excellent communication skills to assist the office manager in responding to supporters in its London Office. As a volunteer for Stop Climate Chaos you will be involved in supporting the biggest most diverse coalition to stop climate change in the UK.

If you are friendly and enthusiastic and are comfortable on the phone and communicating by email we would like to hear from you. Experience of dealing with enquiries would be an advantage though you will be provided strong support. Whenever possible we would like to ensure that you acquire new skills and experience whilst working with us. We would like to welcome volunteers of all ages and value everyone that works on the team. 

Key tasks
• Regularly checking and responding to email enquiries by supporters and assisting other coalition members.
• Answering telephone enquiries and generally supporting and assisting the team as required.

Details
Initially this role will be 5 hours a week either spread over 1 or 2 days, but this could develop depending upon the campaign’s needs. You will be paid for travel (within London) and lunch expenses (up to a maximum of £5).

HOW TO APPLY
If you are interested in this position, please download and complete the Volunteer administrative assistant form at www.stopclimatechaos.org/jobs.

Please return your completed application form to: [email protected]

or mail it to:
Stop Climate Chaos, 1st Floor, 2 Chapel Place,  London EC2A 3DQ

Closing date: 6pm Wednesday 27th February 2008 (changed from 20th February)

__________________________________________