Marketing and Communications Officer

Closing date 23 February 2020
Organisation Good Neighbours UK
Location York City Centre
Hours Part time
Salary £26, 000

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with 1-2 years marketing/communications experience, to work for an international humanitarian development NGO which was founded in 1991.

This is a new role and the successful applicant will be expected to set up and deliver some big pieces of work in the first 6 months. These include; developing the new website, creating a regular newsletter, developing our brand and helping us to get ourselves known to the people that matter.To establish our presence both locally and nationally, you will be comfortable with both written and digital content.

A team-player, with the ability to plan and prioritise competing demands both calmly and efficiently.

This job is not for the faint-hearted. Working in a small, newly formed team, you will be expected to get involved in all aspects of establishing the reputation and brand of a new charity to the UK. This will include planning and coordinating events, creating visuals/infographics, writing press releases, magazine article, blogs and much more.

The successful applicant will be an enthusiastic self-starter, with a creative flair and the ability to contribute new and fresh ideas designed to excite and engage specific target audiences.If you are ready to work at a fast pace, in a new organisation in the centre of York, then this is the job for you.

How to apply.
For an informal chat about the role, please contact Cheryl Siddons on 07785 303762. For further information, please have a look at our website;

For a copy of the job description and person specification, please email

To apply, please send your CV and a covering letter detailing how your experience meets the essential criteria identified in the person specification addressed to Karen Weaver, HR Consultant at

The closing date for this position is Sunday 23 February 2020 at midnight.
Interviews are likely to take place on Monday 2 March/Tuesday 3 March 2020.

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