Contract Type: Fixed Term
Salary: £22,367 - £23,270 (depending on skills and experience) + London allowance of £3,600
Working Hours: 35 per week
Closing Date: 26 September 2019
Interview Date: 4th October 2019
Reference number: VAC16610
Contract type: Fixed term - until 27 July 2020 (secondment cover)
Please note the deadline for submitting applications for this vacancy is 5pm 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
We are looking to recruit a Direct Response Marketing Coordinator to join the Mass Participation fundraising team, focusing on Memory Walk, the Alzheimer’s Society’s flagship mass participation fundraising event. Memory Walk is a series of sponsored walks and is one of the top five Mass Participation charity events in the UK.
You will lead on planning and delivering all aspects of Memory Walk marketing plans. Focusing on implementation of the owned and earned marketing channels aimed at driving participants to sign up and take part. At the same time heavily supporting the Direct Response Marketing Manager through creative and paid media activity, ensuring it is in line with external market trends and meets growth objectives.
Working as a part of the team in a fast paced and responsive environment, you will possess good time management and negotiation skills. It goes without saying that you will have great communication skills as you will be engaging with colleagues at all levels across the Society as well as members of the public as well as external agencies and our partners.
With your strong attention to detail, pro-active nature and ability to build successful relationships, you will quickly establish yourself as a key member of the Mass Participation Events team.
Mass Participation Fundraising products and events are crucial to the Society’s fundraising strategy and the support we give to people affected by dementia, So if you are a fundraising or marketing professional who is highly motivated, organised and enthusiastic about making a difference we would love to hear from you!
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.
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