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SAFTU is looking for a SPOKESPERSON. The position will lay on comparable to a public relations, communication and journalism specialist who is responsible for public image of the federation. The role of a spokesperson is a crucial strategic role working closely with general secretary and deputy general secretary. A spokesperson is responsible for creating and maintaining a positive public image for the Federation. The organisation works with labour organisations, working class formations and related structures in different facets to propagate and advanced the interests of organised workers and the broader working class.
SAFTU is looking for a RESEARCHER and POLICY Coordinator. The position will lay a foundation for the establishment of a research and policy department of the organisation. The role of a Researcher and Policy Coordinator is a crucial strategic role working closely with the Organisation’s Secretaries and the executive team. The incumbent will take full responsibility in improving and maintaining tracking and approval systems to ensure consistent messaging in-line with campaign priorities. The organisation works with labour organisations, activists and related structures in different facets to create positive change in the workplace where people experience discrimination, criminalisation and violence. The incumbent will further advise on the design of high quality, well-targeted research programmes scoping and media exposure to influencing policymakers and supporting campaigns.
SAFTU is looking for a WORKING-CLASS Campaigns COORDINATOR. The role of a Working-Class Campaigns Coordinator/Educator is a crucial strategic role working closely with the Organisation’s Secretaries and the executive team. The incumbent will take full responsibility in improving and maintaining tracking and approval systems to ensure consistent messaging in-line with campaign priorities of the working class. The incumbent will maintain a relationship with all progressive working class formations, coordinate meetings of the working class, interact with research from all the formations, maintain a data of contacts, act as a spokesperson, coordinate the implementation of the programmes of the working class, keep its records and ensure more working class formations join the working class movement. The incumbent will also take responsibility of incubating education for SAFTU. The incumbent will need to also have extensive education capacity and work with unions, Skills Authority and other labour delivery institutions.