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Maria Chambers
Human Resources Manager
Rex House
William Road

For more information call 01483 503414.

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Job Title: Marketing & Communications Coordinator

Location: Rex House, William Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU1 4QZ

Working Hours: 28 hours a week over 4 or 5 days

Salary: up to £23,000 per annum

Reporting to: Marketing, Fundraising and Business Development Manager

Summary: We are looking for an enthusiastic, creative and motivated Marketing and Communications Coordinator to support our small but busy Fundraising, Marketing and Business Development team. You will create powerful and engaging content to raise the charity’s profile and increase funds across a range of media, both online and offline. You will need to contribute creatively and communicate effectively within a busy working environment.

Closing date: 30.10.2019.  Interview date: wc 4th November 2019.

To apply please download an application form email it to Maria Chambers HR Manager. Please also read our behavioural standards.

Please note CV's alone will not be accepted we require applicants to complete an application form.

Main Duties:

  • Update the website and social media channels
  • Produce our newsletter twice a year
  • Quarterly information emails to our stakeholders
  • Produce videos and films for social media
  • Create new artwork within brand guidelines for print and advertisements
  • Write and distribute press releases
  • Interviewing clients and writing compelling case studies for marketing purposes
  • Manage stock control of marketing materials and co-ordinate distribution with staff, volunteers and external organisations
  • Keep the marketing and fundraising database up to date
  • Assist the team in delivering the marketing and fundraising strategy
  • Assist in departmental administration

This is a varied role that will require a combination of strong organisational, communication and creative skills with a keen interest and knowledge of marketing and fundraising both online and offline.

Person Specification:

  • Confident user of Adobe creative suite (Indesign and Photoshop) videoing and photography
  • Social media scheduling and analytics
  • Experienced in Content Management Systems (CMS)
  • Proficient user of Microsoft office and in particular Word and Excel
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent English and writing skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Confident user of databases
  • Adaptable, flexible and self-motivated
  • Team worker and able to work on own initiative
  • Proactive
  • Ability to work to tight deadlines


  • Previous experience in marketing, communications or fundraising
  • Marketing qualification



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