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Posted Thursday, December 6th 2018

Vacancy: Media and Communications Officer

Bristol City Community Trust (BCCT) are recruiting a full-time Media and Communications Officer.

Salary: £16,000 - £20,000 (depending on experience and qualifications).

BCCT, Bristol City's official charity, is looking to recruit a dynamic, creative and committed individual who has excellent communication and organisational skills with a passion for working within sport.

You will work predominantly with the Trust, as well as support the wider communications teams at Ashton Gate: Bristol City, Bristol Bears and Bristol Flyers.

  • Do you have a passion for all things social media?
  • Have you got experience or an interest in media and communications?
  • Can you meet deadlines under time pressure?
  • Are you able to work independently and as part of a team?

If so, we would like to talk to you…

Bristol City Community Trust is a registered charity, which strives to make a positive difference for all through sport and learning. They recognise the positive impact they have on the community, but are continually looking to develop and expand its reach.

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Plan, create and post content across platforms
  • Day-to-day management of BCCT media channels
  • Measure and track the success of our media and communication campaigns
  • Develop the Trust’s Media and Communications Strategy
  • Generate promotional materials in order to raise awareness of the Trust’s brand

YOU WILL HAVE:

  • Media skills using Social media and Digital Marketing
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills
  • The ability to work on multiple projects at one time

WE WOULD ALSO LIKE YOU TO HAVE:

  • Experience of working within a marketing or media team

WE WILL GIVE YOU:

  • A holiday allowance of 25 days
  • Generous pension scheme
  • Generous continuous personal development budget
  • The opportunity to be part of an incredible journey

This position is full time (37.5 hours per week) from January 2019, candidates must be willing to work evenings and weekends. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Candidates must also hold a full UK driving licence.

To apply, please complete the attached application form with supporting evidence and email to communitytrust@bcfc.co.uk with the subject line Media and Communications Officer Application. Closing date for applications: Friday, December 21st 2018 at 5pm (you may be contacted before this date to arrange an interview).

Interviews will take place shortly after the application deadline.

We would be looking for the successful candidate to start in January 2019.

SAFEGUARDING STATEMENT:

Bristol City Community Trust are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to endorse this commitment.

EQUALITY STATEMENT:

The successful candidate must ensure a positive commitment towards equality and diversity by treating others fairly and not committing any form of direct or indirect discrimination, victimisation or harassment of any description and to promote positive working relationships between all internal and external stakeholders.

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