Senior Marketing and Communications Officer

Our client is a Housing Association looking for a Senior Marketing & Communications Officer to join their team in Birmingham.

The role is permanent, 37.5 hours a week, and is looking for applicants who can evidence their marketing and communications experience. The role is offering a salary of circa £31,500 and offers flexibility on home working.

Duties will include:

  • Developing communications and marketing strategies and plans that cover the full mix of marketing and communications tools, including production of materials, internal communications, brand marketing, advertising, direct marketing, digital and social media and media and public relations
  • Develop, prepare and distribute marketing materials, including newsletters, press releases, statements and other media
  • To be responsible for brand management, including brand awareness and adherence to brand and corporate identity guidelines
  • Develop key messages, lead on creating and maintaining appropriate and consistent language and terminology across all media
  • Successful delivery of PR events aimed at our customers
  • Lead and manage on all photographic and videographic projects for the Group
  • Develop networks with individuals and organisations so as to maximise the visibility and reputation
  • Operate as a conduit between internal and external media consultants
  • Co-ordinate and assist in organising all conferences, open days and events on behalf of the department

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience in marketing, communications, PR or advertising at a significant level
  • Knowledge of website, social media and newsletter content management and customer relationship management systems
  • Experience of uploading content for digital communication channels including SharePoint, website and social media
  • Interest in/experience of the housing/charity sector
  • Experience of using a range of IT packages - Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Adobe Creative Suite are essential

West Midlands, England, UK