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Marketing & Events Co-ordinator (maternity cover)

  • Location: Manchester
  • Organisation: British Mountaineering Council
  • Salary: £22,000 per annum
  • Contract: Fixed term (Full Time
  • Closing Date: 28 June 2017 | Marketing & Communications

Marketing & Events Coordinator

Salary: £22,000 per annum

Location: West Didsbury, South Manchester

Contract: Fixed Term (Full time)

Job Description

The BMC is the national body for climbers, walkers and mountaineers in England and Wales. The organisation has over 83,000 members, 33 staff and a nationwide network of volunteers. This post is part of the Marketing and Communications team and requires an organised and friendly marketing/events co-ordinator with a real interest in the outdoors. The post holder will need to enjoy working in a busy and informal atmosphere as the BMC balances the needs of different work areas and adapts to meet new challenges. 

Job Outline 

The Marketing and Events Co-ordinator is a key member of the BMC Marketing and Communications team, responsible for the delivery of the membership and insurance marketing plans, including co-ordinating major marketing events throughout the year. 

Specific work areas 

• Co-ordinate the delivery of BMC membership and travel insurance campaigns. 

• Organise a forward calendar of important events throughout the year, such as film festivals, major competitions and outdoor festivals. 

• Develop the BMC mobile stands and visual displays to maximise the presence of the BMC at local and national events. 

• Co-ordinate and represent the BMC at events throughout England and Wales. 

• Co-ordinate the production of marketing merchandise and promotional items. 

• Book print adverts in specialist media under the direction of the Head of Marketing. 

• Regularly check and update online information relevant to travel insurance, membership and membership benefits. 

• Work closely with the digital marketing co-ordinator and online communication co-ordinator to manage the BMC brand online. 

• Provide proactive support to the Head of Marketing & Communications. 

• Co-ordinate the BMC ambassador scheme. 

• Undertake outreach to key online influencers. 

• Assist with the development of the BMC’s retail discount scheme and relationships with key retailers. 

• Support and develop new and existing online and offline marketing initiatives. 

• Provide marketing support to the BMC Access & Conservation Trust. 

• Any other such work the organisation may ask you to undertake from time to time.

How to apply

To apply for this position please send the following items to 

a. A one page covering letter explaining your interest in the job. 

b. An up-to-date CV with details of two referees (note: we will not contact referees without your permission).

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