Closing Date: 7 April 2019
Location: UK All Offices (London, Manchester, Cardiff and Edinburgh)
Remuneration: £26,406-£33,112 pro rata
Contract Duration: FTC 4 Year Contract (Part-time, 3 days per week or equivalent)
The British Council is the UK’s international organisation for cultural relations and educational opportunities. We create friendly knowledge and understanding between the people of the UK and other countries. We do this by making a positive contribution to the UK and the countries we work with – changing lives by creating opportunities, building connections and engendering trust. We work with over 100 countries across the world in the fields of arts and culture, English language, education and civil society.
Marketing at the British Council is a strategic function which drives awareness, understanding and engagement with us across our diverse audiences. We use insight, knowledge and analysis of our market and our audiences to engage them with the British Council’s international cultural relations mission, our projects and programmes in the most impactful and effective way.
The overall purpose of this role is to plan and deliver high quality, engaging marketing and communication activity for the Europe Beyond Access project, a major partnership of EU cultural organisations that supports disabled artists to break the glass ceilings of the contemporary theatre & dance sectors. As well as sharing the impact of our work, raising the profile of the British Council, and helping to reach new audiences.
The Project Marketing Manager will also be responsible for expanding our public visibility as the British Council and ensure this project is widely communicated. They will also be responsible for working closely with the regional marketing team to share success stories about our work with our stakeholders in the UK.
Role Specific Knowledge and Experience
- Experience in managing marketing for the Arts
- Experience of working on multi-partner and/or transnational projects
- Demonstrable experience of commissioning design, brand management and managing print production
- Experience of digital marketing, including email, social and content commissioning
- Adept at copywriting with experience of communicating with audiences across a variety of channels
- Experience of planning and evaluating marketing campaigns, including paid advertising
- Ability to manage multiple workstreams and stakeholders
** The role is open to all candidates who have the right to live and work in UK. Local contract conditions will apply and the position is not globally mobile. Flexible working will be considered **
**We will be moving our head offices in 2020*
If you are interested to apply, for further information please see the documents below:
Closing date: UK time: 23:59, 7th March 2019
Shortlisting: w/C 4th March 2019
Interviews: w/c 11th March
The British Council is committed to a policy of equal opportunity. British Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of its partners to share this commitment. In line with the British Council’s Child Protection policy, any appointment is contingent on thorough checks. In the UK, and in other countries where appropriate systems exist, these include criminal records checks.