Branch Marketing Officer, Samaritans Bromley & Orpington

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Location: NB most of the work can be done remotely, Samaritans Bromley & Orpington branch, Orpington, Orpington, BR6 0RZ (see map)

Travel: Orpington station. Sevenoaks Road / Orpington War Memorial bus stop.

Start date: Ongoing

What will I be doing?

  • To raise awareness of Samaritans in order to recruit volunteers, raise funds and develop caller awareness.
  • To liaise with the branch committee so that branch publicity is planned and co-ordinated, based on branch needs and is kept in touch with branch plans.
  • To organise branch participation in organisation-wide publicity campaigns by liaising with the communications team at Central Office and the Regional Marketing Officer.
  • To act as the Branch Brand Guardian and ensure branch publicity organised by and for the branch is in keeping with Samaritans policy, best practice guidelines, including our visual identity and editorial style guides.
  • To work with the branch volunteer colleagues to ensure recruitment and fundraising activities are supported by appropriate publicity.
  • After liaising within the Branch as appropriate, to be responsible for any agreement with outside groups, companies etc, who may offer to undertake publicity activities for the branch.

What impact will this have?

  • An opportunity to make a real difference to the success of the Branch – using publicity channels to fulfil Samaritans vision, mission and values
  • To raise awareness and profile of Samaritans organisation
  • Develop meaningful relationships with local organisations, including press, to strengthen the reputation of the Branch in the community.

When are you needed?

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Commitment

  • The days needed will be at the convenience of the volunteer, but will include some weekends.
    The days specified in the previous section are an illustration only.
  • Term of office is 3 years, as per usual Samaritans guidance. The appointment is subject to an annual review

Expenses

  • All out of pocket expenses related to the role will be reimbursed by the branch in line with the relevant Expenses Policy.

Background checks

  • A DBS check is required

About the organisation:

Additional Information

What skills will be useful?
  • Charity
  • Campaigning
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Creative
  • Design
  • Interpersonal
  • Team working
  • Leadership
  • Organising
  • Professional
  • Marketing
  • Technology
  • IT
  • Social media
  • A sound knowledge of Samaritans vision, mission and values is important.
What skills can I gain?
  • Charity
  • Campaigning
  • Events
  • Fundraising
  • Creative
  • Interpersonal
  • Professional
  • Marketing
  • Technology
  • IT
  • Social media

Training

  • Samaritans Support Role – Initial Induction Training

Location

NB most of the work can be done remotely, Samaritans Bromley & Orpington branch, Orpington, Orpington, BR6 0RZ

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