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Marketing Officer

Global Guardians are currently seeking a Marketing Officer. Please apply by using the form below.


A unique opportunity pivotal in the expansion of the awareness of Global Guardians and driving it towards its future success. This role will be responsible for establishing and championing a clear and consistent strategy for all marketing and communications. Concise planning and deliverance of marketing activities will lead this department to build on its 8-year history.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a hands-on individual who is both confident and proactive to work alongside a team of like-minded individuals.

Daily Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • To develop and implement a marketing plan for Global Guardians
  • To deliver creative marketing concepts, scripts and storyboards for briefs supplied.
  • To produce copy for new campaigns and/or revamping existing ones, storyboarding for videos and more.
  • Be responsible for marketing projects and campaigns though various methods e.g. Direct Mail, Digital Marketing.
  • Attend external events to convey the message of Global Guardians and enlist supporters
  • To identify new and innovative means of marketing Global Guardians in a growing and very competitive market
  • Maintain and Measure social media campaigns across all social media platforms e.g. Youtube, Facebook, Twitter
  • Maintaining and updating donor databases - Manage Google AdWords
  • Arranging the effective distribution of marketing materials
  • Liaising with designers, printers to deliver campaign material
  • Develop strategic marketing links through marketing partners e.g. YouTube, Facebook, Twitter and community organisations

Skills and Requirements of the Role:

Must be flexible with willingness to work weekends, evenings and during campaign periods.

Qualification

A University degree preferably in marketing or communications with a higher pass in English

Experience

  • Proven experience in, marketing role.
  • Experience of planning and managing successful marketing campaigns across all mediums(E)
  • Budgeting experience
  • Experience in liaising with other organisations such as graphic designers, publishers, conference organisers and printers
  • Written articles, adverts, newsletters etc
  • Google Ads and AdWords

Skills

  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Good organisational and effective time management skills
  • Good ICT skills including software packages e.g. Word and Excel
  • Good understanding of design software incl Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Good in generating reports and report writing skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Driving creativity and a strong eye for detail
  • Comfortable with making key decisions

Knowledge

  • Knowledge of social trends and commercial awareness
  • Knowledge on advertising strategies, marketing techniques and channels
  • Knowledge on PR techniques
  • Good knowledge of contemporary marketing techniques/strategies

Ability

  • To work in a systematic and methodical manner
  • To adapt quickly to changing deadlines and priorities
  • To work under pressure and work on own initiative
  • To work effectively within a team environment
  • To thrive in a pressurised environment
  • Self-motivated and able to carry out repetitive work

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