Bristol, City of Bristol
£38,890 - £44,503 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious and dynamic communications expert to join the Southmead Hospital Charity.

Why apply? As part of the NHS, and working as Southmead Hospital Charity’s Communications and Marketing Manager, you will:

  • Make a difference: Working for the wonderful NHS. Southmead Hospital Charity raises funds for projects that are beyond the remit of the NHS but have a huge impact on the lives of our patients, visitors and staff.
  • Shape the future: in this role, you will play a lead role in ensuring that the Charity’s growth continues and raise the awareness of the Charity throughout Bristol and the South West.
  • Be part of a dedicated and committed team: North Bristol NHS Trust is a centre of excellence for the South West and beyond. Our pioneering treatments and advances in care are internationally recognised.
  • You will have access to NHS benefits, including 27 days annual leave to start & bank holidays and an excellent NHS pension.

If you are from outside the area, Bristol is consistently voted as one of the best places to live in the UK, with a rich history, thriving arts, music, gastronomic and independent retail scenes. It also offers excellent transport links and easy access to the spectacular countryside and coastlines of South Wales, Devon, Dorset and Cornwall. Our offices are based in Southmead Hospital – a state of the art, amazing facility with an excellent reputation.

The role:

The Communications and Marketing Manager will lead the Charity’s communications and marketing activity with responsibility to significantly raise the Charity’s profile to drive income and raise awareness of the Charity throughout Bristol and the South West. The role is integral to achieving our Charity’s objectives and ensuring we are engaging with our audiences and donors in an effective and meaningful way.

The Communications and Marketing Manager will deliver a robust and innovative donor centric communications plan and support the work of the fundraising teams to generate increased engagement, raise the importance of what we do and benefit our causes with more donations. This creative role will develop, manage and measure the Charity’s communications and ensure a consistent tone of voice across all communications and platforms, promoting and protecting the reputation of NBT & the Charity at all times.

Working closely with fundraising colleagues, the ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills – both written and verbal, understand the importance of the donor journey and bring enthusiasm for the role, with excellent attention to detail. This is a really exciting time to join our team.

Interviews will be held on Thursday, 3 September 2020

For further information about this role, please see who to contact on the NHS Jobs listing by clicking apply.

Apply now as we are looking to close the advert when significant applications have been received.


Refreshed on: 08 August 2020
Closed date: 13 August 2020
Job ref: 339-JPW1841
Tags: Communications, PR, Marketing