Marketing & Communications Manager
Ref: MCM(FTC 2019)/CE
- WWT Castle Espie (Northern Ireland)
- £26,669 per annum
- Position type
- Full Time
- Working pattern
- 37.5 hours per week Monday to Friday (some weekend and evening work required)
- Job advert
Fixed Term Contract to cover Maternity Leave
We are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive marketer who has the drive and determination to deliver all aspects of marketing and communications for this popular visitor attraction.
You will have experience of marketing to a variety of audiences and will understand the subtleties this entails. You will also demonstrate ability to engage and connect with these audiences through a variety of media.
The successful applicant will implement & contribute to the annual marketing and communication plan for the visitor centre with particular emphasis on generating new visitation through PR, advertising, social media, event planning and relationship development. We are looking for someone who is self-motivated, with excellent communication and organisational skills. Excellent interpersonal skills and an ability to maintain both internal and external stakeholder relationships are vital to this role, as is an ability to work closely with the centre team to identify marketing opportunities and seasonal news stories. The successful candidate will also act as a duty manager on a rota basis.
The Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) is a conservation charity that protects wetlands for wildlife and people. We conserve, restore and create wetlands. We are pioneers in saving wetland wildlife, both in the UK and around the world. At our 10 UK sites around a million visitors a year engage with wetland nature. We work internationally in key global wetland areas, balancing conservation with sustainable livelihoods and influencing national and international conservation policies.
In return for your hard work and dedication you’ll enjoy a wide range of benefits including:
- 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (pro-rata)
- Contributory pension scheme (conditions apply)
- Life assurance
- Free car parking and secure bike storage areas
- Cycle to work scheme
- Free entry to all our centres
Closing date: Thursday 8th August
Interview date: Tuesday 20th August
WWT is an equal opportunities employer and all applications will be considered solely on merit.
- Job description
- Closing Date
Unless specifically stated, we do not accept CVs for job applications