WaCoCo promotes the social and economic wellbeing of the people Waterloo by supporting the sustainability and effectiveness of local community and voluntary organisations through drawing in funding, encouraging local partnerships and networks, and increasing their voice on local issues.

Job Advertisement: Waterloo BID, WeAreWaterloo, seeks Marketing and Communications Manager

WeAreWaterloo is looking for a full-time Marketing and Communications Manager to help the BID celebrate and promote Waterloo as a great place to live, work and study.

This role requires someone with both a wide range of marketing and communications skills and a passion for London and its developing neighbourhoods.  The postholder will be contributing their communications expertise on all our projects, events and messaging.  The BID is looking for an individual who is personable, robust, suited to working in a small team and capable of juggling several projects at once.

Main responsibilities include: 

- Annual marketing and communications strategy
- versight of external marketing and PR agency who are employed to promote Waterloo retail, culture, food and beverage
- Maintaining www.WeAreWaterloo.co.uk website and providing copy on a regular basis, including well researched events calendar, news items and events directories
- Promoting BID activity to a range of external partners
- Event management, including Waterloo Food Month, networking events, meetings, guided walks and training
- Press and public relations with direction of CEO
- Working with partners (including Local Authorities and other Business Improvement Districts) to deliver joint projects such as the One Big Summer       - Guide and the Star Card loyalty scheme
- Quarterly e-newsletters to BID members/partners
- Social media comprising Facebook, Twitter and Instagram feeds
- BID collateral including local maps, promotional information, posters, stationery
- Leading on member engagement member engagement
- Monitoring Google Analytics and social media stats
- Liaison with BID members on marketing matters
- Management and development of customer relationship management software

Candidates should have demonstrable experience and/or knowledge of: 

- Creating and implementing marketing and communications campaigns across a range of activities
- Project and budget management
- Event management and coordination 
- Digital marketing: CMS, social media and e-newsletters
- Working under pressure and responding to conflicting demands
- Knowledge of InDesign or Photoshop a plus

Applicants should apply by emailing their up-to-date CV and cover letter to info@wearewaterloo.co.uk by 5.00pm on Wednesday 20 December.  Full for job description and breakdown of responsibilities, see www.wearewaterloo.co.uk

Posted Date: 
21 November 2017
Expiry Date: 
20 December 2017