14 June 2024

Vacancy: Marketing and Communications Officer

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Vacancy: Marketing and Communications Officer

Bromley FC Community Trust, proudly supported by The Glades Bromley, are seeking a highly motivated, enthusiastic and committed individual to help tell the story of our work and impact within our Community, leading on all of the Community Trust’s Marketing and Communications.

Why join our team?

Our team’s vision is to empower our community; enhancing and enriching lives. We’re on a mission to play a leading part in inspiring positive change in the Borough of Bromley, by connecting our Communities and creating innovative opportunities for all.

We are committed to helping our team members maintain a healthy work-life balance, so offer hybrid working and flexible working around core hours to help achieve that.

Our Values Recognised

  • Accredited London Living Wage Employer
  • Armed Forces Covenant Employee Recognition Scheme Bronze Award
  • Disability Confident Committed
  • MAN v FAT South East Club of the Year 2021
  • MAN v FAT South East Partner of the Year 2023

Job Description

Job Title: Marketing and Communications Officer
Reports to: Chief Executive Officer
Salary: Competitive
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bromley FC / Hybrid
Days and hours of work: 37.5 hours/week

Purpose of the Role:

The Marketing and Communications Officer will play a vital role in developing and leading our marketing and communications activities, implementing strategies to grow the organisation’s reach and analysing and evaluating the team’s activities. This is an exciting opportunity to join a growing team and make a real difference to the work of Bromley FC Community Trust.

The ideal candidate will have experience of a range of communications and marketing activities. They will be a highly self-motivated, enthusiastic and committed professional who can help us tell the story of our work and impact within our Community.

Key Responsibilities (but not limited to):

  • Communicate our vision, mission and priorities beginning with the launch of our new strategy publication
  • Take full responsibility for the Community Trust brand, its use and implementation
  • Create a compelling and impactful marketing strategy ensuring all team members are aligned with our brand and messaging
  • Create and execute targeted school marketing campaigns to raise awareness of the Bromley FC Community Trust among schools and education professionals
  • Utilise digital channels, including social media, email marketing, and online advertising, to reach and engage with our community effectively, tell the story of the incredible work and programmes the Community Trust delivers on a daily basis
  • Lead on all marketing and communication content including website content, social media posts, newsletters, and press releases
  • Assist the Community Trust team in delivering value and ROI for our valued programme partners and sponsors by showcasing the impact of their support
  • Develop relationships with and liaise with local and national media where relevant
  • Monitor external media reporting on the Community Trust and keep records of coverage
  • Report and monitor the effectiveness of marketing activities and campaigns, track KPI’s, and provide regular reports to the leadership team
  • Co-ordinate and provide support to Marketing and Communications volunteers and students / interns within the organisation and assist in the long-term growth of the Marketing and Communications team

Experience and Skills:

  • Proven experience in marketing and communications, preferably within the charity sector or sporting sector
  • Strong understanding of digital marketing tools and techniques
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships and network with diverse stakeholders
  • Excellent written communication skills and ability to tell compelling stories
  • Creative thinker with a passion for storytelling and engaging content creation
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, with strong project management skills
  • Knowledge of the charity sector landscape and experience working with the third sector is desirable

Equality, Diversity and Inclusion

‘For all’ is at the heart of everything we do. We are committed to embracing and fostering equality, diversity and inclusion within our workplace, as well as in the delivery of our activities and programmes. Catering for all of our community means adopting an approach where everyone has equal opportunities, as well as opportunities which cater specifically for their needs. We aim to be diverse in the people we serve, as well as within our own team, promoting a positive and inclusive culture that values all our team members and beneficiaries, and where everyone feels able to participate and achieve their potential.

Equal Opportunities Employer

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably skilled individuals. We value diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all team members and participants.

Disability Confident Committed Employer

As a Disability Confident Committed Employer, we have committed to:

  • ensure our recruitment process is inclusive and accessible
  • communicating and promoting vacancies
  • offering an interview to disabled people who meet the minimum criteria for the job
  • anticipating and providing reasonable adjustments as required
  • supporting any existing employee who acquires a disability or long-term health condition, enabling them to stay in work
  • deliver activities that will make a difference for disabled people

#DisabilityConfident

Safeguarding and Welfare

Bromley FC Community Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our participants. Any job offer is subject to satisfactory employment references and a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

How to apply

To apply, please send the following to community@bromleyfc.org

  • CV
  • Cover letter – Highlight briefly and clearly how your skills, abilities and experience equip you for the role, together with your reasons for applying.

The closing date for applications is midday on Friday, 12th July 2024.

First interviews are currently scheduled for the week commencing Monday, 15th July 2024.

Due to the volume of applications received for most roles, the Community Trust only contacts candidates if they are shortlisted for an interview. If you do not hear from us within a week of applying, you should assume your application has not been successful.

Please note that you must be eligible to work in the UK to apply.

#PlayingOurPart | #WeAreBromley

  • Principal Community Trust Partner

Our Values Recognised