With over 70 years of experience, our focus is on helping the most vulnerable children overcome poverty and experience fullness of life. We help children of all backgrounds, even in the most dangerous places, inspired by our Christian faith.
Come join our 33,000+ staff working in nearly 100 countries and share the joy of transforming vulnerable children’s life stories!
Looking to take your fundraising and marketing career to another level and use your skills where they really matter? We have an exciting opportunity for an exceptional direct marketing officer to join our Supporter Engagement team within our Fundraising group.
With strategic oversight of fundraising campaigns, you’ll inspire our supporters and raise vital funds to change and improve the lives of millions of vulnerable children around the world.
Working across a range of campaigns, each day in this role will be different. From developing testing strategies to input on creative development, agency management, mapping supporter journeys, through to coaching team members.
As a Senior Marketing Officer, you’ll be a strategic thinker who can shape and execute fundraising strategies. You’ll see the bigger picture but have an eye for detail. You’ll be confident working with data and carrying out rigorous testing and data analysis. You’ll have an understanding of digital and multi-channel marketing to maximise fundraising income.
To perform well in this role, you’ll need:
- Experience gained in a fundraising, direct marketing, or digital marketing role
- Strong project management skills in order to deliver end-to-end marketing campaigns
- A track record in analysing direct marketing results and using insight to drive innovation and improve campaign performance
- Experience of delivering integrated marketing campaigns across a range of channels including direct mail, online, email, and social media
- The ability to work independently to drive innovation, creativity and results
- Experience of line-management, supervision or coaching of staff.
Our Christian identity underpins everything we do, so as an active Christian, this role offers you the opportunity to integrate your Christian faith and be sensitive to its various expressions across cultures and denominations.
In addition to the salary offered, we offer good benefits including pension, generous holiday entitlement and free parking (MK only).
Please upload your CV with full employment history. This must be accompanied with a cover letter stating how you meet the essential criteria given in this advert.
Closing Date for applications: 23rd November 2023
Interviews: W/C 27th November 2023
**Please note that you MUST be holding the Right to work in the UK documentation as unfortunately this role is not sponsored**
We reserve the right to interview candidates and close the ad ahead of the closing date should a strong candidate be identified