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Want to make a positive difference in the global HIV response? If so, AVERT is the place for you.

Our latest jobs and internships will be advertised here, as well as on our LinkedIn and Twitter feeds.

AVERT supports a number of overseas partners, but they are responsible for recruiting their own staff locally. We only advertise positions here for our office in Brighton, UK.


Digital Marketing Officer

"Our vision is a world with no new HIV infections, and where those living with HIV and AIDS do so with equality and the support they need."

We are currently looking for an experienced Digital Marketing Officer to join our Digital team to increase the reach and impact of our global information and education website, our social media platforms, and our other digital campaigns and partnerships – in line with our ambitious four-year strategy.

Avert is a small but influential charity working on HIV and sexual health that has been at the forefront of the HIV response since 1986. By sharing knowledge, we empower people to protect themselves and others from infection, reduce stigma and improve HIV programmes globally. Our clear and impartial information reaches thousands of people across the world every day and our partners help to change the lives of those most in need in sub-Saharan Africa. Our information and education site,, and associated social media, reach millions of people in more than 180 countries each year.

With a passion for using communications and technology to bring about social change, as Digital Marketing Officer you will embrace marketing and social media in all their forms to help get HIV prevention messages out to people who are at risk of contracting the virus, campaign to improve the lives of people affected by HIV, and support our fundraising work.

We’re looking for someone who can combine creativity with the ability to plan and measure. You will have an excellent understanding of how to use social media, SEO, PPC, email marketing and more to increase our reach and engagement with those who know about us and with those who need to know about us. You will also help bring our work to life for donors and supporters.

This is a key role within the organisation and you will have the opportunity to make an impact and shape the future direction of our marketing activities while improving the lives of people living with or at risk of HIV.

We offer a great working environment in the seaside city of Brighton, a friendly team atmosphere, and attractive benefits including an employer contribution pension scheme. 


£27,000 to £29,000 per annum, attractive benefits and employer contribution pension available             

Hours of work:          

35 hours per week.  A flexible working policy is in place.




Full time.


Please download the job description and person specification PDF for full details of the role.

Applications for this role should be made by sending a CV and cover letter addressing the criteria in the person specification to: [email protected].

Closing date: 11pm on Sunday 29 April 2018, with indicative interview dates of 10 and 11 May 2018.

We would request no contact from external agencies or recruiters.


Photo credit: ©Corrie Wingate for Avert. Images used on this site are for illustrative purposes only. They do not imply any health status or behaviour on the part of the people in the photo.

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Last updated:
12 April 2018