The Together Trust has been providing care, education and support for young people in the North of England and Wales since 1870. Today, the charity helps more than 2,300 individuals and families in need each year. We believe that everybody deserves an equal chance in life and we work in a flexible way that puts people at the centre of everything we do.
As a member of the Operational Leadership Team, the Communications and Marketing Manager will manage the communications and marketing operations of the Together Trust, during a period of substantial change.
Working within a busy environment and overseeing multiple projects, you will manage a team of four and together, you will deliver communications and marketing activities across the whole marketing mix. As a team, your objective is to significantly increase the profile of the organisation, manage the development of the Together Trust’s corporate brand, PR and internal and external communications to ensure effective, accurate and professional provision of information to stakeholders and the public.
Educated to degree level and with excellent verbal and written communication skills, the successful candidate will have a minimum of five years’ experience in an organisation or the voluntary sector, generating successful communications and marketing strategies across communications and marketing disciplines. This will include; PR, media relations, internal and external comms, brand marketing, multi-channel campaigns and production of materials.
Committed, reliable and self-motivated, you will have experience of managing and leading a communications and marketing team and be capable of building effective relationships. With excellent financial planning, budgeting, monitoring and reporting skills, we would also like you to have the ability to produce professional copywriting and have an up to date knowledge of communication and marketing methods, techniques and procedures.
Those who hold a postgraduate qualification in PR, Communications or CIM Marketing are highly desirable (however this is not essential) as are those who have MCIM Membership.
Closing Date: 17 April 2016
Interview Date: 28 April 2016
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