Digital and Marketing Assistant - Dementia Friends

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: London

Salary: £24,393 actual per annum

Working Hours: 35 per week

Closing Date: 21 February 2019

Interview Date: 7 March 2019

Contact: Lucien.topp@alzheimers.org.uk

Digital and Marketing Assistant - Dementia Friends

Reference number:               VAC15862 

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 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 this national campaign and be instrumental in helping us to reach more Dementia Friends and mobilise their support.

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

You’ll support on digital development projects, marketing campaigns, share best practice on digital and marketing to the wider team and you’ll be the first point of contact for Dementia Friends 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 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 verbal and written 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.

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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If you’re experiencing problems applying for this role please contact recruitment@alzheimers.org.uk

Alzheimer’s Society embraces diversity, inclusion and accessibility for all of our people. We are committed to building a diverse organisation that represents the communities we serve and ensuring inclusion in everything we do.

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