Job title: Communications Officer
Contract: Permanent
Location: 48-52 Allcock Street, Birmingham B9 4DY.
Hours: 35 per week
Salary: £24,966
Closing date: Friday 4th June

This is an exciting time of growth for SIFA Fireside.  To help us achieve our aims, we are seeking a Communications Officer to join our team. SIFA Fireside is a leading homelessness charity in Birmingham that support adults over 25 at risk of or experiencing homelessness. You will be an integral part of the wider team supporting a forward-thinking homeless charity in a stimulating environment. Does this sound like the opportunity for you? Are you up for the challenge? If so, read on.

The successful candidate will take responsibility for the development of SIFA Fireside through successful communications. The role focuses primarily on external communications: social and print media, website, e-newsletters, posters and flyers; and will also support the fundraising team with communications. This role reports directly to the Fundraising, Volunteering and Communications Manager and is critical in raising SIFA Fireside’s profile and communicating our vision and the difference we make.  

We are seeking an energetic, dynamic individual with with proven ability to produce high quality communications for a range of audiences. SIFA Fireside is an open and inclusive employer that recognises experience can be gained in a variety of ways. We want you for your talent and skill and there are no barriers to how you show that.  The successful candidate will be able to adapt their approach to connect with clients, corporate partners, colleagues and supporters alike. Your networking skills will be well developed and you will be adept at building long term relationships. Integral to all roles at SIFA Fireside is a commitment to promoting our core values in all areas of work: supportive, courageous, dynamic, inclusive - you will be expected to evidence this during the application process.
If you are an individual who adopts a flexible, proactive attitude to your work and you thrive in a fast-paced, continuously developing environment, this could be the one for you.

To learn more about the work we do please visit

For an informal discussion about the role please contact:
Melissa Roche; Fundraising, Volunteer and Communications Manager
[email protected] / 0121 7661700

To apply please submit an application/CV/Covering Letter
Email to: [email protected]
Interviews to take place on week beginning: Monday 14th June

SIFA Fireside is registered in England & Wales under charity number 1049728 and company number 3094905 at 48-52 Allcock Street, Birmingham B9 4DY. We use cookies to improve your experience using this website. To learn more, read our privacy policy.
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