An opportunity has arisen for a marketing & communications officer. If you have experience in marketing, excellent planning skills and are well organized this role could be for you.
What it's like to work here Wallington is set in the middle of Northumberland approximately twenty miles north-west of the city of Newcastle upon Tyne. The house, at the south end of an estate which extends to nearly 13,500 acres, is surrounded by parkland and arable farmland watered by northern tributaries of the river Wansbeck. From the house the land rises to the estate village of Cambo, and then on to poorer upland grazing, peaking at Hemmel Hill in Harwood Forest (330 metres, 1083 ft) towards the north of the estate.
Shaftoe Crag is prominent in southern views from the estate; to the east Rothley Crag, topped by a folly castle, guards the road to Scotland; and to the north and west are the Simonside Hills and the Cheviots. In its glorious countryside setting Wallington survives, one of the great estates of the north, loved and embellished by succeeding owners for nine generations. What you'll be doing You will lead the development and delivery of the Marketing and Communications plan for your property/portfolio to achieve its business objectives and connect people with the work of the Trust as a conservation charity.
You will work with the property team and wider consultancy to promote the property's programming and wider offer. You will be the key driver for communications with visitors, the wider community, as well as internal communications. Who we're looking for To deliver this role successfully, youll need to be/have; Practical experience in a marketing role or in some aspects of marketing communications Experience of developing marketing and communications plans Knowledge of relevant legislation: marketing codes, data protection, copyright and model release Proven track record in creating, using and editing content in different channels (web, social media, PR, email) Excellent written and verbal communication skills Ability to spot potential risks to reputation and escalate them accordingly Have excellent interpersonal and networking skills, with the ability to influence, advise and negotiate at all levels within the organisation and with external agencies Well organised and able to manage multiple priorities and varying pressures to meet measurable targets and deadlines. The package Looking after you Health cash plan from as little as 2.81 per month for you and your dependents Pension contribution match up to 10% EAP and proactive Health and Wellbeing Discounted gym membership Looking after your career Grow your career through professional training courses across the Trust Develop your skills with an internal secondment Pay review linked to values and behaviours, commitment to progression Income protection due to illness Unique to Us Work in some of the most beautiful, iconic and unique locations in the UK Free entry to NT properties for you, a guest and your children (under 18) 20% off in our retail and catering outlets Discount up to 35% off a National Trust holiday cottage booking