Job description

Marketing and Communications Officer

  • Location

    Manchester City Centre

  • Sector:

    Marketing & Communications

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  • Salary:

    £20k - 23k per year + 0.00 Daily

  • Contact:

    Paddy Wells

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Paddy Wells


Have you ever wanted to work for a business that gives back to the community? Do you have experience in marketing and communications? Are you looking for a role that offers an opportunity to learn and take more responsibility for your own work?

If so, I have the job for you!

I’m working with a not for profit membership organisation in Manchester City centre and they are looking for a Marketing and Communications Officer to join their team. This is initially a one month contract with a strong likelihood of extension or being taken permanent.

Interested? If so, please contact Paddy Wells at Forward Role Recruitment on (07467)(943029) or (paddy@forwardrolerecruitment.com)

Role Requirements:

  • Create content for the website, intranet, print communication and advertising
  • Create/schedule content, manage and monitor social media accounts
  • Research and write press releases, manage and monitor press cuttings, assist with press enquiries and photo opportunities
  • Write/edit articles to support a number of internal/external projects including Branch newsletters
  • Provide proof reading support
  • Process day-to-day social media, PR enquiries
  • Help devise and deliver training workshops for members
  • Co-ordinate social media advertising and editorial to support recruitment campaigns.

Experience required:

  • 2-3 years’ experience in marketing, communication, PR, social media or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Creative thinker with excellent writing and proof reading skills
  • Good interpersonal/oral communication skills
  • Experience managing and monitoring social media (Facebook and Twitter)
  • Team player with the ability to multi-task - well organised, able to plan and prioritise workloads in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to work individually and handle self-driven projects efficiently
  • Work experience in a related sector – ie members organisation, mutual, charity or not for profit sector


Up to £23,000 per annum

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