Job Opportunity with Friends of Al-Aqsa
Friends of Al-Aqsa
Events, Promotions and Public Relations Coordinator
This is a varied and diverse role which requires promotion of Friends of Al-Aqsas aims and objectives through conferences, events and distribution of merchandise.
The post-holder will be responsible for the following:
1. Organise FoA Events
a. Organise Seminars, Conferences, Talks, etc. led by FoA.
b. At least one annual national event will be expected.
c. Post-holder will be responsible for entire event, including inviting guests, bookings, advertising, etc.
2. Organise external Events
a. Organise diverse and alternative events e.g. Awareness Walks, Art exhibitions, etc.
b. Create links with local/national galleries, theatres, etc., and organise joint events.
c. Liaise with other solidarity organisations in joint ventures.
3. Coordinate attendance at rallies and demonstrations, and other outside events.
a. Increase FoA involvement in national events such as conferences.
b. Promote FoA speakers at other events.
c. Arrange attendance of FoA members at other events.
4. Promotion of FoA and FoA Merchandise
a. Promote the sale of FoA merchandise
b. Develop methods for distributing FoA merchandise locally and nationally, including advertising, stalls at events, agreements with shops.
c. Where appropriate, source merchandise.
d. Increase circulation of details FoA web-based shop.
5. Other tasks may also be required, which may arise form time to time in the general running of FoA, and for which full instructions and support will be given.
The post-holder will be based in Leicester.
Position initially part-time 25 hours per week.
Salary details available on request.
This is an opportunity for someone with events organising experience to further the work of Friends of Al-Aqsa and help promote the Palestinian cause.
For informal enquiries, please call 07711823524, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Friends of Al Aqsa is a voluntary organisation concerned with the defence of
Al Aqsa Haram Sharif and the protection of Palestinian Human Rights.
P.O. Box 5127, Leicester. LE2 0WU. England.
Tel 077 11 823 524
Fax ++ 44  253 7575