'Are you an experienced Marketing Manager - looking for an exciting new challenge, and to work for a charity where you can really make a difference?''
Hays Marketing is proud to be working in partnership with St Helena Hospice who are looking to appoint a Lottery Marketing Manager, which is a key and pivotal role where you will join their marketing team in Colchester.
For more than 30 years St Helena has been helping local people with incurable illness, supporting them and their families, friends and carers. Over that time, they have brought comfort and relief to tens of thousands of people.
As the Lottery Marketing Manager, you will play a major role in working with and supporting the Business Unit Manager in the implementation and monitoring of a strategic marketing plan for Your Hospice Lottery (YHL) and Make a Smile Lottery (MAS) that will raise the lotteries profile, profit, and image. Promoting participation in the lottery to individuals and charity and hospice organisations in line with strategic goals.
You will develop a B2B plan to attract new partners for both YHL and MAS. You will oversee the further development of YHL and MAS's digital and direct marketing channels to ensure that they meet KPIs and that they provide maximum exposure to new lottery supporters and new hospice partners. Develop beneficial and long-lasting relationships with each partnering hospice and to develop new marketing opportunities to promote, increase, retain and recruit new memberships as well as new hospice partners to YHL and MAS Lottery, ensuring that information is communicated clearly and accurately across a range of different media.
You will lead, motivate, and manage the marketing team taking responsibility for the quality of work carried out by all the marketing team members.
The successful candidate will have strong leadership and management skills a proven track record in digital marketing, managing budgets, partnership, and external agency management. You will be able to work on your own initiative and effectively manage, develop, and grow your teams and have the ambition to deliver great results.
You will be a marketing professional, articulate, inquisitive, confident, and well presented, along with a strong team work ethic and have a drive to succeed. You will be computer literate, have good influencing, negotiating, strategic and literacy skills and be used to working in a fast-working proactive environment.
You will commercially aware, be able to innovate and liaise with key stakeholders. It is desirable if candidates have a Degree however, relevant marketing experience is essential. Charity sector experience is not essential to this role candidates from all sectors and industry backgrounds will be considered. A sense of humour is also a must!
In return St Helena are offering a competitive salary and the following benefits:
- 27 days annual leave plus bank holidays
- Training and development opportunities
- Employee Assistance Scheme
- Pension 7% employer contribution
- Death in service plan
- Health Service Discounts
- Free parking
- Good organisational culture
- Flexible Working - hybrid/remote working options
- Well-being hour every Wednesday plus additional health and well-being days off are given to employees throughout the year
This is an exciting time to join St Helena, and if you feel you have the drive and the passion to help them to achieve their mission and vision, then they can offer you a role that is not only hugely satisfying but brings great benefits and a stimulating and supportive working environment.
Closing date for all applications: Wednesday 1st September
Interviews will take place on Wednesday 8th, Thursday 9th and Friday 10th (days and times tbc)
Please note: All candidates will be subject to a basic DBS security clearance check. All third party & direct applicants will be sent directly to Kate Geoghegan at Hays Marketing & Communications to be screened as part of the recruitment process