Home-based
Kirkstall, West Yorkshire
£23,600 pro rata (£5,740 per annum)
Part-time, Temporary, 12 months fixed-term contract Contract
Job description

Are you an experienced marketing professional looking to apply your skills to a passionate network committed to positive change? Are you ready to tell thousands of people about permaculture and positive change? Are you comfortable working online? Are you excited to work with a variety of products and projects? Are you looking for a flexible working pattern in an organisation committed to good People Care? If so, read on!

Who are we?

The Permaculture Association works to empower individuals and communities to design their homes, gardens, farms, businesses and whole lives in order to collectively generate a sustainable future. By putting ethics first and using natural systems as a model, there are simple and innovative ways to live fairly and sustainably now and in the future.

Our work is wide-ranging and varied, supporting permaculture education, research, networking and action. We are a growing charity, with 1700(+) members, and partnerships with organisations in the UK and internationally.

The Finance Coordinator role in a nutshell

We are seeking a finance coordinator to join our small and dedicated team. We work online using G-Suite, CiviCRM, Slack, & Zoom and other tools to enable us to collaborate and stay connected. Duties of the Marketing Coordinator include:

  • Sales and marketing: develop and execute sales and marketing strategies and campaigns, upskilling the team in sales and marketing
  • Communications: use our platforms to produce new content to tell permaculture
    stories and market products
  • Website and social networking: social media campaigns, bespoke targeted email campaigns
  • Finance and admin: report on progress against budget targets
  • Monitoring and evaluation: monitor, share results and adapt plans appropriately

Who we are looking for

As an inclusive employer and membership organisation, we want our staff team to better reflect the communities in which we live and work. Therefore we welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to creating an organisation that recognises and truly values individual differences and identities.

We are looking for an excellent communicator, who is creative with a keen desire to innovate. The role would suit someone highly enthusiastic about permaculture and sustainability, with knowledge of relevant markets and trends, and hands-on experience developing marketing campaigns and promotions. We are a small team and we really want someone who is conscientious, energetic, and well organised, able to be flexible and responsive, and prepared to work hard to meet targets.

What next?

Please read the full Job Description and Person Specification carefully, and get in touch if you have any questions or would like an informal discussion. The application form and all supporting information can be found via our website or attached here. We look forward to hearing from you.

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Permaculture Association

The Permaculture Association is working to radically and positively change the way we live in the UK and actively supports a worldwide movement... Read more

Refreshed on: 21 December 2020
Closed date: 11 January 2021
Job ref: MC
Tags: Communications, PR, Marketing

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