Head of Communications and Marketing

Bradford Permanent £35,000 - £50,000
  • Marketing Manager - Campaigns and Events
  • West Yorkshire

About Our Client

A not for profit organisation - Arts / Heritage

Job Description

As a Head of Communications and Marketing you will help to support and plan events as well as promote, market and drive awareness

You will help to develop a detailed marketing strategy and audience development plan - building on existing documents with a focus on increasing brand reach and visibility. You will need to be creative and have a passion for events.

  • Lead on development of the brand and the creation and implementation of brand guidelines
  • Work with external PR agencies on a national level and manage local and regional PR contacts
  • Lead on the creation of PR documents such as press releases and briefings
  • Manage the year-round marketing budget
  • Assist in the development of project specific budgets as required
  • Cultivate strong working relationships with marketing suppliers such as designers, printers and distributors
  • Lead on the tender of marketing contracts as required
  • Cultivate strong working relationships with third party stakeholders
  • Lead on the design, creation and installation/ distribution of marketing collateral including brochures, leaflets, banners, advertisements etc.
  • Lead on website development and management of the festival website (Wordpress)
  • Lead on digital communications including the creation and execution of digital content across Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn and all e-communications via Mailchimp
  • Manage a small team

The Successful Applicant

As a Head of Communications and Marketing you will help to support and plan events as well as promote, market and drive awareness of the organisations brand/ reputation.

You will help to develop a detailed marketing strategy and audience development plan - building on existing documents with a focus on increasing brand reach and visibility

Essential Skills

  • 5+ years proven track record in a senior Communications, PR and Marketing role
  • Ideally you would have worked within an event led environment and you must be commercially minded
  • Proven experience of successfully managing a large-scale marketing campaign from conception through to execution
  • Excellent eye for design and experience of the design and print process
  • Confident and experienced writer with strong copy writing skills
  • People management experience
  • Experience in managing key stakeholder relationships
  • Experience of working in a high-pressure environment and managing and prioritising multiple strands of work simultaneously
  • Experience of budget management and negotiation with suppliers



Please note this is a small organisation which has a great presence. You will work closely with the CEO in helping to drive the organisation reputation.

What's on Offer

£40,000 - £50,000

If you have passion for the arts & heritage sector and want to really help make an impact then this is a great opportunity to be creative, influence ideas and increase the organisations presence.

Contact
Katie Martin
Quote job ref
JN-052021-2910873
Phone number
+44 113 388 9061

Job summary

Sector
Marketing & Agency
Subsector
Public Sector & Not-For-Profit
Industry
Media & Agency
Location
Bradford
Contract type
Permanent
Consultant name
Katie Martin
Consultant phone
+44 113 388 9061
Job reference
JN-052021-2910873