£32000 - £35000 per annum
Job description

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Communications & Content Co-ordinator to join an international development charity. You will be instrumental in leading and implementing integrated marketing and communications campaigns.

The Role
Own the organisational content plan and leading on our strategic people focused approach to content creation
Develop an always on approach to content
Manage all social media channels
Assist on the development of our supporter appeals and newsletter putting content at the centre of our approach
Responsible for setting and owning the targets for supporter appeals and newsletters
Liaise with colleagues in programs and in country teams with regards to the development of content to support our fundraising program and our wider communications / brand goals
Work alongside colleagues in fundraising to shape new products bringing beneficiaries stories to life
Liaison with staff to gather personal interest news stories and links for staff members to publish social media platforms.
Manage all aspects of our communications activity in conjunction with colleagues and look for creative ways to push the charity into the media space
Play a leading role in the development of media / PR strategy
Manage external freelancers and PR agency relationships

The Candidate
Proven experience in building and deploying integrated marketing campaigns
Proven experience leading on the development of content plans and content creation in an agile environment with matrix management.
Proven experience of leading cash appeals and supporter newsletter projects and meeting financial targets
Ability to create content specifically photos and video (evidence will be required)
Experience of integrated marketing communications, developments and new media technologies.
Familiarity with web-based and other digital methods of communication.
Good understanding of balanced needs to build relationships with supporters and achieve specific response targets.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Experience of being in empathy with supporters needs and expectations around multi-channel, multi-message communications.
Good time management and organisational skills.
Experience of building and maintaining standards and procedures for the handling of donor and financial information, ideally in a fundraising environment.
Experience of working alongside programs teams both in the UK and internationally


Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.

We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.

Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.

Posted on: 12 January 2021
Closed date: 09 February 2021
Job ref: 54092
Tags: Communications, PR