Engagement Assistant - 8 Month Fixed Term Contract

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Job Ref
200113 EA Burford
Location
Oxfordshire
Function
Marketing
Salary
£18,920 - £22,000 per annum
Status
Full Time
Type
Fixed Term Contract

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Engagement Assistant, Burford Offices
Fixed term contract (8 months), full time

We are one of the UK’s leading rehoming organisations for animals. We support sick, injured and homeless pets and care for more than 40,000 animals every year through our rehoming, veterinary and education programmes.

What is the role?
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Engagement Assistant to join our team. This role will be a key part of the Individual Giving team which brings in the largest slice of voluntary income to Blue Cross (including legacies). The Engagement Assistant will support the Direct Marketing Manager and Officer to engage and steward our supporters – working towards the long term Blue Cross strategy to change the lives of more pets and people.

This role is on a fixed term contract for 8 months working 35 hours per week over five days (Monday-Friday). However, due to the nature of the work of Blue Cross, and the post, it may be necessary to exceed these hours when the work load demands.

What is required?
We are looking for people with the following:
• Interest in direct or digital marketing
• Ability to stay up to date with changing guidelines with direct and digital marketing fundraising specifically GDPR legislation
• Excellent working knowledge of software applications particularly Microsoft Word and Excel
• Full driving licence

It would also be great if you had:
• Experience of digital marketing
• Experience of CRM databases
• Knowledge of the charity sector

If you excel in an environment where you can see the difference you make every day then this is the role for you. Interested? Then apply and let’s work together to see if this is the role for you.

Want to know more the detail? Great! We have attached the job description which hopefully gives you everything you need.

To apply for this role, all candidates must complete the online application process.

Due to the current circumstances with COVID19, all interviews will be held via Microsoft Teams.

To read more about the benefits Blue Cross has to offer, please click on the 'What We Offer' tab or paste the following into your browser: https://jobs.bluecross.org.uk/BlueCross/Benefits

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response.

Salary: £18,920 - £22,000 per annum
Grade: 5.2
Closing date: 9th July 2020
Interview Dates: 16th/17th July 2020