Marketing and Communications Manager

crunch poster
London (East)
Market related
30 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Marketing and Communications Manager London Competitive Salary (dependent on experience) For over 20 years, our client has worked in areas of emergency response, development, sanitation, medical, cooperation, orphan sponsorship and more recently, conflict transformation. HRF’s partners include World Food Programme (WFP), United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), UN-Habitat, the World Health Organisation (WHO) and the EU. Registered with the Charity Commission of England & Wales and the Scottish Charity Regulator, HRF has been seeking to promote sustainable economic and social development since 1991. HRF are now seeking an experienced Marketing and Communications Manager to join their team. The Role As a Marketing and Communications Manager, you will be expected to: To plan, budget and deliver Human Relief Foundation media and marketing campaigns in line with branding and within agreed budgets. To assist the fundraising department in their day to day objective through the supply of dynamic and practical media and marketing content. To develop a comprehensive and effective media and marketing strategy, which incorporates day to day targets and goals, as well as key seasonal activity, and to effectively implement this media and marketing strategy. To ensure that all media materials are branded, accurate, non-offensive, appealing and of a high standard. To work closely with designers, producers and printers to create marketing materials. To maintain positive relationships with the above stakeholders, to ensure that negotiations are possible and that Human Relief Foundation is producing work in a cost worthy way. To launch emergency appeals through marketing where required. To attend fundraising dinners and other events as a Human Relief Foundation representative as required. To prepare suitable content for TV appeals, fundraising events or promotional tours in a timely manner as required. To update the organisations Facebook and Twitter accounts daily, and regularly update the company website with engaging content. To release attractive and relative e-shots to keep our donors and volunteers up to date with our work. To ensure the production of suitable images, videos and case studies for promotional material. To manage the organisation’s Google Adwords account. To reply quickly and effectively to any positive or negative media attention in order to protect the reputation of Human Relief Foundation at all times. To seek appropriate media attention (including Radio, TV, Press etc) for the charity on behalf of all four UK based cities. To constantly search for new, innovative and cost effective ways to market the charity. To liaise with overseas office staff to acquire information in a timely manner for Annual Reports or other bulletins, as well as for publication materials for campaigns. Responsible for all Publications including preparation. Ability to travel if required to overseas locations in furtherance of Departmental activity The Candidate To be considered for their Marketing and Communications Manager role, you will have the following skills and experience: Essential 3 years solid experience in a similar role (INGO) A proven track record of developing and delivering successful marketing campaigns, preferably in a similar position. Excellent spoken and written skills (including grammar, spelling, creative writing) communication and interpersonal skills. Strong persuasive skills. Excellent research skills. Experience managing complex marketing strategies. Ability to network, establish and maintain key contacts. Excellent knowledge of potential fundraising opportunities, appropriate and effective marketing and media techniques, as well as a good knowledge of Google Adwords, SEO and Facebook advertising. Skilled in writing press releases and promotional material. Excellent knowledge of ICT. Excellent organisational and time management skills. Excellent ability to multitask and manage deadlines/priorities. Excellent presentation skills and ability to speak confidently in public. Excellent knowledge of the charity and volunteer sector. This is an exciting opportunity to develop your career by joining an established International Aid organisation and have a fundamental role in reaching and helping the hundreds of thousands of people in desperate need being supported daily worldwide through HRF’s International Programmes. Marketing and Communications Manager Benefits: 20 days holiday Statutory Pension Scheme Private Health Insurance If you feel you have the skills for their Marketing and Communications Manager position, please apply now This job was originally posted as