Marketing and Communications Manager
Based at Cobalt Square, 83 Hagley Road, Birmingham. B16 8QG
This exciting new role will be responsible for growing our reach into the communities of Birmingham by developing innovative ways to engage the public. As Marketing and Communications Manager, you will help raise the profile of Healthwatch Birmingham through the local press and media, ensuring coverage celebrates our success and encourages more citizens to leave their feedback with us. You will lead on the development of a marketing and comms strategy to continuously promote the range of ways citizens can engage and be involved with our services, as well as work across all projects to ensure they have clear communication plans built-in, developing a rolling programme of communications and press releases to increase the reach of our work.
The successful applicant will have demonstrable experience in Communications and Marketing leadership and management, with a proven ability to develop and write Communications and Marketing Strategies to increase reach and brand awareness with the public and key stakeholders. With superb copywriting and design skills for web publication, you will be highly competent with WordPress and other design tools to produce high-quality website and marketing collateral content.
You will have an excellent understanding of the brand and in particular of how this translates into a brand tone of voice, and proven ability to develop social media to build a brand as well as excellent people skills with the ability to develop trust and respect.
To apply, please send your CV with a cover letter (no more than 2000 words) explaining how you meet the person specification.
CVs and cover letters to be sent to recruitment[at]bvsc[dot]org
Closing date - 6 September 2019 at 10am
Interviews - w/c 23 September