Passivhaus Affiliate

We are hiring! Comms & Campaigns Coordinator

We're looking for a Comms & Campaigns Co-ordinator to join our team! The role includes developing & delivering key messages across a variety of mediums to push the Standard into the mainstream; promoting the latest exemplary projects, and organising enticing events.


The role includes

  • Organise & assist delivery of a varied events programme including trade shows, site visits, & conferences.
  • Creating unique content for the website/ press releases and compiling newsletters.
  • Assist in maintaining and updating the PHT websites:, and
  • Maintaining & updating the UK Passivhaus project database & researching interesting & relevant projects.
  • Assisting with Passivhaus campaigns, PR, and similar activities.
  • Assisting with the recruitment and management of PHT members.
  • Maintaining the PHT contacts database.
  • Assisting with social media & maintaining the PHT brand.
  • Ensure the smooth running of the office & handling client enquiries – email/phone/face to face.

The right candidate could develop the role in assisting policy & project activities.


Who we're looking for

We are looking for a team player with initiative ideally based in London, ready to become a prominent member of the team. You will be a motivated and enthusiastic person who has an interest in the built environment with a good understanding of sustainability and experience of communications, plus have minimum qualifications of a relevant degree with a minimum of 2 years’ relevant work experience.

You must have:

  • Experience of communications, marketing or related activities.
  • Experience of assisting the organisation & delivery of events.
  • Capable of prioritising work and consistently meeting deadlines.
  • Proficient in Photoshop and InDesign with strong design sensibilities.
  • Effective written communications.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office.
  • Knowledge of WordPress and/or maintaining similar websites.
  • Keen attention to detail.

Desirable skills:

  • Highly organised, with a systematic approach.
  • Background in sustainable architecture/ construction sector.
  • Social media savvy – Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn & Instagram.
  • SEO experience.


Contract details

The job is based in Angel, London, beginning in February 2019. After training is complete there may be the opportunity to partly work remotely. Salary will be approx. £22,000 - £25,000 FTE, depending on experience. For the right candidate, the role can be negotiated to either a full time or part-time role (approximately 3/5 days per week), pro rata according to days worked.


Passivhaus Trust, The Foundry, 5 Baldwin Terrace, London, N1 7RU


How to apply

To apply, please email a CV and a brief covering note stating why you would be suited to the role by the 28th January 2019.

Interviews will take place in the first week of February with the intention of work starting mid-February 2019. 

We would like to appoint somebody as soon as possible, so we reserve the right to interview and appoint someone before the deadline if an ideal candidate comes forward before that date.


Further information

Job specification




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16th January 2019

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