SALARY £34,627 per annum

The National Union of Journalists has a vacancy for a National Organiser to work primarily in the freelance sector (Based in the London Office). The person appointed will be responsible for a large and growing section of the union's membership. He/she will be required to represent the union and negotiate collective/individual agreements and deal with issues such as non-payment of fees and copyright.

Experience in working within a committee structure is essential as is an ability to organise and co-ordinate the distribution of advice and information to members. Other areas of responsibility include the recruitment of new members and lobbying and campaigning on key policy issues. Knowledge of electronic media technologies and e-mail literacy is desirable.

Details of the terms and conditions of employment, job description, person specification and an application form may be obtainable from the General Secretary, NUJ, Acorn House, 314-320 Gray's Inn Road, London WC1X 8DP. Tel. 0171 278 7916.

Completed application forms must be returned by Friday 20th March.

The NUJ is an equal opportunities employer.