***THIS JOB VACANCY HAS NOW CLOSED***
£42,500 per annum
35 hours per week
Blind Veterans UK is the national charity helping blind ex-service men and women lead independent and fulfilling lives. We offer blind veterans access to the highest quality of services to help them discover and enjoy life beyond sight loss.
We have an excellent and unique opportunity for a driven and enthusiastic individual to join a dynamic team working to achieve step-change results.
The Engagement Department at Blind Veterans UK is looking for a collaborative and committed candidate with excellent marketing skills who is able to lead a team to achieve or surpass our marketing targets.
Working as a key member of the Engagement Department, the role will require you to:
- Lead and manage a community marketing team to achieve marketing and communication targets in communities across the country
- Alongside our brand and marketing team, increase awareness, understanding and consideration among target audiences
- Work with operational and marketing colleagues to develop and implement integrated marketing and communication plans that engage members, volunteers and supporters at a local level.
- Work with senior managers in the community and event fundraising team (and other fundraising teams) to heighten awareness of the organisations need for financial support
The ideal candidate will have a demonstrable track record of leading and managing marketing and communications teams, be a problem solver and will have experience of building effective relationships internally and externally.
In return, we offer the opportunity to be part of a team that transforms lives. We also offer a wide range of benefits and career development opportunities for the right candidate.
For more information on about the role and how to apply, please visit our website at www.blindveterans.org.uk
Closing date: Thursday 1 February 2018 at 12 Midnight
Interview date: Week commencing 12 February 2018
To be considered for this role please send your CV and supporting statement no more than 750 words outlining your suitability for the role in Word format to email@example.com no later than 12 Midnight on 1 February 2018.