An exciting Communications Assistant role based with a national charity
Our client is a national charity that provides support to prisoners, people with convictions, and their families
Position: Communications Assistant
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Part-time, 22.5 hours per week
Salary: £11,999 (FTE £20,000)
Benefits: Generous holiday entitlement, child care vouchers, cycle to work scheme & more
Closing Date 17th October 2017
Interview Date: 23rd October 2017
About the role:
Reporting to the Marketing & Communications Manager, and as part of the Supporter Relations team you will provide flexible support across a diverse range of communications activities for a wide range of audiences. Responsibilities include updating the client’s website information for prisoners' families, print production of marketing, promotional and fundraising collateral, and building & maintaining database mailing lists for e-bulletins. Additional duties include assisting with drafting and sub-editing copy, proof reading, assisting with the production of audio and video, and acting as a first point of contact for this busy team.
To be successful in this role you will be an articulate and confident communicator. You will have a very good command of written English. You will have the skills to understand what makes good copy so that it engages the attention and interest of different audiences, including prisoners, ex-prisoners, their children, adult family members, parish priests, prison governors and potential donors and volunteers. You will be well- organised, thorough, meticulous and have excellent attention to detail. You will work co-operatively and effectively with colleagues in the team, service delivery staff, service users, suppliers, and others.
You will have strong ICT skills, be confident in the use of social media and digital communications, and have an awareness of data security and the need for careful management of information. You will be flexible, adaptable, able to prioritise when juggling multiple tasks, and keen to learn and develop as part of successful growing charity.
You will share the client's values, be honest, reliable, have high standards of personal integrity, and want to enable them to achieve their charitable mission through delivering engaging and impactful communications.
Our client is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all backgrounds, including those with previous convictions (appointment to post is subject to a risk assessment).
You may have experience of the following: Family Communications Assistant, Writing, Editing, Proof-reading, Social Media, Marketing Assistant, Marcoms, PR, Public Relations, Marketing Communications, Junior Editor, Marketing and Communications Assistant 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.