Job opportunity at Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings

Historic England is looking for a new Marketing Officer. In this role, you will be supporting the Public Engagement and Promotions Manager to carry out marketing and communications tasks for the high profile Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings restoration project, which is funded in large part by the National Lottery Heritage Fund.

As the Marketing Officer, you will be supporting the management of day-to-day marketing, communications and media engagement activity focused on promoting the restoration and opening of Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings. This includes public engagement, stakeholder engagement, events and commercial/business engagement. Contributing to the creation of effective marketing plans and strategies for Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings, you will also support the creation of multi-platform content and engagement opportunities to build advocacy and showcase the work carried out in rescuing and protecting the site as the project progresses. You will support with events, including dealing with event organisers, partners and suppliers, promotion and assisting with the licencing and health and safety processes required when holding events on site.

To be successful in this role, you will have previous experience in a similar marketing role, including the delivery of integrated, audience-led marketing and engagement across the marketing mix. With knowledge and experience of using social media for promotions and in web and email marketing, you will also have excellent spoken, written and presentation skills. With significant experience of effective copywriting and proof reading, you will also have knowledge of the application and benefits of current and emerging engagement and marketing channels. You are a strong and confident communicator, at all levels and through all forms of media and a collaborative worker.

We will provide you with the support, development and training required to enable you to achieve your goals. We offer a wide benefits package including a competitive pension scheme, 28 days holiday, corporate discounts, free entry into English Heritage sites as well as the flexibility in your working day to build a strong work-life balance.

Interviews will take place week commencing 6th May at the Shrewsbury Flaxmill Maltings site.

Historic England is an equal opportunity employer which values diversity and inclusion. If you have a disability, we would be happy to discuss reasonable adjustments to the job with you.

Take a look at the Marketing Officer Job Description

More information is also available on the Historic England website


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