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Marketing & Communications Manager

Added 8th July 2024

Communicating what Unitas does is critical to the Youth Zone’s success, and this role will lead on this for three specific audiences: current and prospective donors; the local community; and the press.

You will work closely with the Fundraising team to ensure that collateral is high-quality, and donors are regularly hearing about the work of the charity. You will also devise new, innovative digital fundraising strategies, as well as having overall responsibility for the website.

Managing and working with the Marketing/Comms Officer, who will be hired soon after you start, you will also be responsible for marketing and communications aimed at young people and parents. This includes posters advertising events, banners, social media accounts, leaflets to display in the local areas, e-newsletters etc. You will also be responsible for either creating new video content yourself (or with the Marketing/Comms Officer) or finding creative and low-cost ways of generating it.

To be successful in the role of Marketing and Communications Manager you will be a role model for young people and present a positive “can do” attitude. You will also need to bring with you the following skills and experience:

  • Proven Marketing & Communications experience
  • Experience of developing and executing a marketing and/or communications strategy
  • Experience of planning and managing income-generating campaigns – including monitoring budgets and expenditure (ideally in a charity but could also have been a sales campaign)
  • Ability to use (or quickly learn) graphic design software (Canva and Photoshop)
  • Experience of managing digital campaigns
  • Experience of using a CRM system for logging and tracking stakeholder activity
  • Experience in social media and website management
  • Knowledge of how to implement an individual giving campaign
  • Able to communicate effectively with a range of stakeholders

The following previous experience is welcome: Marketing Manager, Comms and Marketing, Communications Manager, Membership Engagement Manager, Engagement & Communications Manager, Head of Marketing, Marketing Campaign Manager, Senior Marketing and Communications Coordinator, Member Engagement, Marketing and Partnerships Manager, Digital Marketing, Marketing and Fundraising Manager, etc.

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Salary £34,000 - £38,000 depending on experience Contract Permanent. Open to either full time or part time contracts. Hours worked are generally flexible and certainly you are not tied to “9-5”. Some hybrid working is supported (1-2 days a week). Closing Date 02/08/2024 Location Barnet Apply today

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