This role is about communicating Beards and Books’ message to the world, promoting a positive image of our organisation and finding ways to attract a new audience. You will need the ability to reach a wider audience that inspires more people to contribute and, as a result, generate more funds for Beards and Books. With the use of marketing and Public Relations, you will also let the world know the organisation’s integrity in how it spends money.
-Planning and carrying out PR campaigns and strategies.
-Monitoring the public and media’s opinion of Beards and Books.
-Using all forms of media to build, maintain and manage the portrayal of the organisation.
-Managing, arranging and overseeing events.
-Monitoring publicity and press coverage.
-Coordinating paid and unpaid advertising.
This role is preferably at the office.
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What skills do I need?
-Ability to communicate and network at all levels.
-Strong ability to plan.
-Ability to multitask in order to organise workload and meet deadlines.
-Strong commercial awareness.
What will I gain?
-Experience in marketing and PR.
-Opportunity to let your creative juices flow.
-Opportunity to enhance your CV.
-Contribution to a small social enterprise that aims to improve the education of disadvantaged children and increase visibility of BAME cultures in education.
Training and support
-You will be given induction training.
-You will be supervised throughout your volunteering experience.
-You will be given feedback and coaching throughout your volunteering.
There is a degree of flexibility, however we do require a minimum of 2 hours per week to ensure you are kept involved and up-to-date.
DBS (criminal records) check
This role is currently remote
Nearest tram stop is Fitzalan Square/Ponds Forge
Bus which stop outside Sadacca 75,76, 1A, 1, 20,
It a 20 minute walk from the student union
5 minute walk from the coach/bus station and 7 min Sheffield train station