Marketing Officer 

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Job overview

We are recruiting a Marketing Officer to help drive The Social Change Agency’s vision through supporting the development and delivery of our marketing strategy and building our public profile across various channels. This is a newly created position as we focus more on how our digital presence and content strategy can drive business development. This is an exciting opportunity to make a big impact in our small friendly team and on the business itself. 

This role’s main tasks and responsibilities:

Strategy input:

  • Input creatively to the development and implementation of the marketing and social media strategies to drive brand awareness and business development
  • Input expertise to website redesign process with an external developer
  • Track, analyse and report on marketing activity, be proactive about suggesting and implementing improvements and experiments 
  • Adapt and optimise content including web pages, social and email content
  • Understand and feedback on how content strategy and marketing activity is affecting lead generation. Keep checks on CRM and make sure leads are being followed up

Content creation: 

  • Create content from our client case studies and wider work – design social assets and write longer form blogs
  • Put together monthly newsletter and create the assets to share around it 
  • Organise, record and edit podcast (with skills training if needed) 
  • Adapting content such as blogs or reports to pitch to external media

Social + Outbound media management:  

  • Manage and populate content calendar for our Twitter and Linkedin, schedule and respond on the platforms
  • Manage and improve on segmented email lists
  • Pitching to external media when needed 

Required skills and experience:

  • 4 – 5 years’ in a comms/marketing or relevant role, with progression to a senior position over this time
  • Exemplary written communication skills that enable you to write to suit different audiences and channels 
  • Demonstrable experience of creative content creation (blogs, email, PR, social) 
  • Demonstrable experience of creating and improving on various communication outputs including (but not exhaustively) social media, mailchimp, press outreach, podcasts or videos.
  • Understanding of B2B marketing strategies and practices, experience of actively inputting to a marketing strategy 
  • Proven experience of learning from analytics and content performance to make improvements and feed back into the strategy 
  • Basic SEO + web optimisation experience 
  • Creative design skills – adobe suite, photoshop, canva, video/podcast editing Marketing software (social media management tools, analytics, wordpress)
  • Confidence and flexibility to work across the business, talking to different teams and connecting the dots between different projects 
  • Experience in the areas we work in, or an interest in it and a hunger to learn more. Gaining an understanding of the nuances of the space we work in and our projects across the business will be crucial to marketing them well.

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How to apply: Please fill out this application form. You can preview the questions in a word doc here. 

Deadline for applications:  11pm, Weds 20th Jan 2021 [extended]

Salary: £32,000

Contract Terms: 37.5 hours per week – 1 year fixed-term with a view to extending

Holiday: 25 days plus bank holidays.