Strategic Communications Officer
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Strategic Communications Officer
Today, 11 children and young people in the UK hear the shocking news they have cancer. Our client is the UK’s leading cancer charity for children and young people, and their families, and provides them with clinical, practical, emotional and financial support. You can be a part of helping them cope with cancer and get the most out of life.
Position: Strategic Communications Officer x 2
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: 35 Hours per week
Closing Date: 24th September 2017
About The Role:
This is an exciting opportunity for two talented Strategic Communications Officers to join their Brand and Strategic Communications team. There are two positions available.
The role encompasses planning and coordinating the delivery of key projects for the Brand and Strategic Communications team.
You will support the Senior Planning Manager to coordinate the delivery of communications materials, projects and campaigns. You will need strong planning skills as this role will be pivotal in the management of print and digital communications materials, with key responsibilities for supporting with the development of new planning processes and systems for the delivery of projects and campaigns.
With a passion for exceptional communications, you will have a proven track record of successful account management, preferably in a brand or marketing communications environment. You’ll have a good understanding of the principles and practice of marketing communications, and strong copywriting and proof-reading skills. A knowledge of audience insights would be beneficial.
You will be confident working independently and as part of a team and have outstanding organisational skills. Working across the Income and Engagement Directorate, you will have excellent interpersonal, relationship management and negotiation skills, with a positive and proactive approach.
Your outstanding track record in account planning or project management will be essential in this role and your ability to plan and manage projects from conception to completion will be a real asset.
What they offer:
In return for your commitment, they offer a great reward package, which includes generous annual leave entitlement, pension scheme and season ticket loan.
They are always looking for talented people from all backgrounds, to join them and help improve the lives of children and young people with cancer and their families. They particularly want to encourage people from under-represented groups to step forward and apply to work or volunteer with them.
Our client is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.
You may have experience of the following: Strategic Communications Officer, Communications Officer, Marketing Communications, Marcomms, Marketing Officer, Marketing Executive, Marketing Assistant, Communications Executive, Communications Assistant, Charity, Charities, Third Sector, NFP, Not for Profit etc.
This vacancy is being advertised by Easy Web Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by Easy Web Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.