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Job Description - Marketing and Admin Assistant

Full time

Start date: ASAP

Salary: London Living Wage

Deadline for applications: Monday 26 August 2019 at midday. Interviews 28/29 August. Start ASAP.

We seek a creative individual, with an ambitious streak and a dynamic work ethic to join our growing team.

Applicants must have an interest and some prior knowledge in plants, gardening and the environment to join us as Marketing & Admin Assistant at an exciting time in our development.

Purpose of the Role

Using our Marketing Strategy, you will continue to grow our audience participation with the organisation and build awareness of who we are and what we do.

Day to day:

  • Broadening and diversifying our reach through social media

  • Keeping our website up-to-date and engaging

  • Designing relevant print media for all areas of the organisation

  • Creating newsletters and managing our mailing lists

  • Answering email and phone enquiries as the voice of our organisation

  • Analysing website and campaign data and presenting KPIs

  • Collecting and reviewing feedback

  • Various administrative tasks

The successful candidate will:

  • Be creative

  • Have an interest in horticulture and the environment

  • Be educated to degree level in marketing or a similar qualification

  • Be familiar with SquareSpace CMS

  • Have professional experience managing social media channels

  • Have strong IT skills and able to use a variety of editing software

  • Be self motivated and highly organised

  • Be flexible, resilient and resourceful and be able to work under pressure

  • Have an eye for detail and be able to work independently

Perks of working with us:

  • Relaxed working environment with a small friendly team (the garden is your office)

  • 28 days holiday + bank holidays

  • Regular home-cooked lunches

  • Potential to gain a free horticulture diploma

  • Flexible for someone starting or looking for a change in career

  • Resident cat

Please provide a CV and covering letter explaining why you think you are the right person for this role and demonstrate your interest in all things gardening to george@walworthgarden.org.uk.