Digital and Marketing Assistant - Dementia Friendly Programmes

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: Flexible across England, Wales and Northern Ireland

Salary: £19,964 - £20,770 actual per annum (depending on skills and experience) (+ London allowance of £3,600 if applicable)

Working Hours: 35 per week

Closing Date: 24 September 2020

Interview Date: 8 October

Contact: Lucien Topp -

Digital and Marketing Assistant - Dementia Friendly Programmes

Reference number:   VAC1606

Please note the deadline for submitting applications for this vacancy is midnight on the closing date.

Alzheimer's Society is the UK's leading dementia charity. We provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.

About the role

With Alzheimer’s Society’s Dementia Friends and Dementia Friendly Communities programme, we’re building a movement to change the public conversation on dementia. Will you join us?

We’re looking for a Digital and Marketing Assistant to join the team.  You will work on our two national programmes: Dementia Friends and Dementia Friendly Communities. You will be instrumental in helping us to reach more Dementia Friends, build stronger communities and mobilise their support for Alzheimer’s Society.

You’ll write and create digital content and coordinate day-to-day posting across Dementia Friends and Communities channels including social media, email and the website. You’ll create and report on the success of content and work with the Marketing and Engagement team to develop innovative and creative ideas to build our online community.

You’ll support on digital development projects, marketing campaigns, Salesforce CRM, share best practice on digital and marketing to the wider team and you’ll be the first point of contact for brand requests.

About you

Our ideal candidate will be passionate about the power of digital to reach and engage audiences and will up to date with the latest trends, tools and opportunities.

You’ll have strong written communication skills and be able to write exciting and engaging copy for digital channels using brand guidelines.

You’ll be able to create engaging and innovative content, curate content from other teams and be confident using a range of tools for reporting and evaluation of activity.

Being able to build successful relationships across the organisation will also be vital, along with strong communication skills and the ability to manage competing priorities and deadlines.

Joining the charity at an exciting time in its development, you will have the opportunity to work with a range of different teams and develop your digital and marketing expertise and experience.

To find out more about the role, download a job description (which also includes the person specification) from the link below. For further information about the role you can also contact  

Our employees work hard every day to make a true difference in people's lives. We are proud to support them with a range of benefits, recognition and many options for working agilely. All contributing to a strong work life balance. We also have various learning programmes to support you in your development and help you grow to realise your potential and shape a career with Alzheimer's Society.  

You can also visit our Working for Us pages, which give you more information about what it’s like to be an employee at the Society.

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