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Looking for an enthusiastic Marketing Campaign Manager

Marketing / PR volunteer needed for Citizens Advice Reading in RG1

Citizens Advice Reading are looking for an organised and enthusiastic Marketing Campaign Manager to oversee and drive a large-scale marketing campaign to secure new sources of funding for the organisation.

Application deadline: 5pm, Sunday 16 February 2020

Main tasks:

  • Working with the Chair and CEO to finalise and implement the campaign project plan
  • Coordinating all the activities of the campaign with the relevant resources both within and outside CAR once it has started, including overseeing events and communications
  • Providing regular reports to the Senior Management Team and Trustee Board on progress, including flagging up potential issues in plenty of time
  • Keeping track of campaign benefits and resource constraints at all times and making timely decisions if a change of direction is needed, including updating the project plan
  • Owning the campaign budget and ensuring it is not exceeded without prior consent of the Trustees
  • Maintaining a full risk and issue log
  • Ensuring all stakeholders in the campaign are communicated with appropriately
  • Providing a final campaign report and benefits analysis to show the outcomes of the campaign

 

What we are looking for:

Essential

  • Good computer skills, including use of Microsoft Office Word and Excel
  • Self-motivated
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent organisation skills
  • Common sense and problem-solving abilities
  • Experience of social media and other digital platforms

Desirable

  • Marketing experience or qualifications
  • Project management experience or qualifications
  • Charity or voluntary sector experience

 

This is a voluntary role which is expected to require approximately 8 hours of work per week. Ideally the candidate will be available at least some weekdays daytime although this is not a requirement. Work can take place from home or from another convenient location at whatever time suits the candidate.

The candidate must have regular access to a computer.

For any questions or to apply for this role, please email mariefrenchcar@gmail.com. Applications should include a CV and cover letter.

Interviews for this role will take place in early March. Please indicate your availability in your application.

Contact person firstname
Marie French, Chair Designate
Lastname
Contact person's position
Their phone number?
07843791306
Contact instructions?
Please contact me via email if possible.
Location address line 1
Citizens Advice Reading Office
Line 2
Minster Street
Town
Reading
County
Berkshire
Postcode
RG1 2JB

Wheelchair accessible?
Yes
Car parking for the volunteer?
Not specified
Secure bicycle parking?
Not specified
Near public transport?
Yes
How much time?
A few hours a month
What times and days of the week?
Mon AMMon PMMon EVETue AMTue PMTue EVEWed AMWed PMWed EVEThu AMThu PMThu EVEFri AMFri PMFri EVESat AMSat PMSat EVESun AMSun PMSun EVE
Availability required
Any of these times
Task type?
Marketing / PR
Will suit someone like this:
Prefers a specific roleSelf organised/motivatedHappy to work soloPrecise and methodicalInventiveCommunicator
Post suitable for supported volunteering?
Not specified
Is training given?
Yes
Training description
Mentoring on project management is available from the Chair Designate who is a professional project manager.
Is support given?
Yes
Description of support
Working alongside CEO and Chair.
Are expenses paid?
Yes
Description of expenses
Where relevant, other than travel to and from the main office.
Will I need my own transportation?
No
Will the volunteer be CRB or DBS checked?
No
Are references required?
No
Will there be an interview?
Yes
Are they properly insured?
Yes
Minimum age
18
Do they need a specific gender?
No
How many volunteers needed?
1
Opportunity added on
21 January 2020

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