RG7, Reading
£20,000 - £22,000 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

We are looking for a creative, dynamic and enthusiastic member of the Communications Team to join Thrive at an exciting time to support the development and delivery of our communication and marketing strategy.

You should have exceptional interpersonal and communication skills and experience of using social media platforms as well as the ability to create engaging visual assets to bring content to life.

This role requires someone who is energetic, innovative and possesses a ‘can do’ attitude as well as organisation, flexibility and an understanding of the issues affecting people with disabilities, ill-health and long-term conditions.

Key areas of work

  • Creating engaging content (image, video and copy) for all digital channels
  • Social and digital advertising
  • Email marketing
  • Developing the case study and story library
  • Dealing with enquiries for information and support of the Communications team.

Based at our Reading Office, this role reports to the Digital Manager and will work alongside the Communications and PR Manager to support their work streams.

Direct reports: None

Hours: 35 hours per week (flexible working hours)

Contract: 12 months

For the full job description and person specification, please see attached document. 

How to apply

Please send an up-to-date CV and an accompanying statement of up to 2 pages, explaining how you meet the person specification and what you can bring to Thrive.

Interviews will take place in mid December

Please note: Applications will not be considered without an accompanying statement.

Appointment to this post will be subject to a satisfactory basic Disclosure and Barring Service. Thrive complies fully with the DBS Code of Practice. Having a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an individual from working for Thrive.

Thrive are a Disability Confident Employer and as such we are committed to the employment and career development of disabled people and will offer an interview to give you the opportunity to demonstrate your abilities at an interview, if you declare that you have a disability and meet the minimum criteria for the job,).

By ‘minimum criteria’ we mean that you must provide us with evidence in your application form which demonstrates that you generally meet the level of competence required for each competency as well as meeting any of the qualifications, skills or experience defined as essential

Posted on: 26 November 2019
Closed date: 09 December 2019
Tags: Communications, PR, Marketing