Exeter, Devon

£37,570 per year

Permanent, Full-time

KSExeHOMAC2308

Job Description

Are you an experienced and innovative marketing or communications professional seeking an opportunity to lead a small team working on for a local, much loved and respected charity? If this sounds like you, this role could be for you.

Hospiscare has an opportunity for a Head of Marketing and Communications to join their team in Searle House, Exeter. You will join us on a full time, permanent basis and in return you will receive a competitive salary starting at £37,570 per annum.

We are a highly respected local charity, providing outstanding palliative and end of life care to patients throughout Exeter, Mid and East Devon. Sales in our shops make a vital contribution towards the £6.2 million we need to raise each year to keep this much needed service going.

What you will be doing as our Head of Marketing and Communications:

The Marketing and Communications Team play a central part in making sure Hospiscare is well known, has a recognisable brand and all communications across diverse media, support the income generation required to provide high quality care. Working closely to our values and alongside a wide range of colleagues and disciplines, from clinicians to retail, the team are responsible for a compelling approach across all communications that attracts and retains loyalty from local communities and supporters. 

Skills and characteristics required to become our Head of Marketing and Communications:

You would need to have significant experience of working in marketing, communications or PR, with a Level 5 relevant qualification and people management skills. You would be responsible for devising, implementing and maintaining Hospiscare’s overall communications and marketing strategy. You would lead all aspects of communications and marketing, including line management of the team, which includes volunteers, and management of specialist external suppliers.

Benefits of becoming our Head of Marketing and Communications include:

- Great working hours

- Great pension scheme

- Cycle to work scheme

- Employee Assistance Programme

Closing date: Friday 13th September 2019 at midday

Assessment day: Thursday 19th September 2019

So, if you are looking for a challenging but rewarding Head of Marketing and Communications role, with fantastic opportunities for self-development, and are motivated by working for a charity where sales really make a difference, please apply now!

Hospiscare is a Disability Confident and Mindful Employer which promotes equal opportunities for all and welcomes applications from all sections of the community regardless of sex, disability or any other protected characteristic.

Registered charity number 297798