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Communications Manager

Job description

I’m looking for an experienced & diligent Communications Manager to join a multifaceted arts & community charity, based in numerous centres across London. You will bring an understanding of London arts scenes, ideally the alternative arts scene. The role can be offered as either part-time, or full-time, and is permanent.  

  • Web & social media management

  • PR, press relations

  • 3 / 4 or 5 days a week

The charity operates as a solution for otherwise vacant property, through charitable occupation. This can range from short term 18 months to 3 years or longer term 3 – 10 years. They currently have over 500 affordable artist workspaces, and 5 project spaces where they provide a programme of arts and educational events.

As Communications Manager you will be responsible for the smooth running of the website, creating compelling content and taking a lead role in the delivery of proactive media relations. I’m looking to speak to a strategic thinker who can see the bigger picture, manage multiple projects, but also has strong attention to detail diligently managing creative outlets such as their online presence and creative posters and flyers.

If this sounds like you and you’re keen to hear more, please do get in touch ASAP!

  • Salary £35,000 – £39,000 pro rata

  • Working either 3, 4 or 5 days per week, in a permanent role.

  • Location: London based. Work from home, Woolwich or Peckham. However, each site is currently temporary, and the charity operates across multiple sites. Expected to visit different London centres for centres meetings, as well as events.

  • Expectation to attend 4 or more events per month outside of working hours.

  • Benefits: Holiday Entitlement (as well as Christmas period and bank holidays), Pension Scheme (you can opt out if you wish to). Commitment to your development, with quarterly meetings to discuss ongoing progress, address issues and revaluate objectives.

Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis, however the firm closing date for full applications is Friday 24th May 9am.