Careers: Trust Events & Marketing Officer

The Watford FC Community Sports and Education Trust are looking to recruit an Events and Marketing Officer to take a proactive approach to ensuring the success of fundraising events and initiatives; As well as boosting the online presence of the Trust.

Download the full job advert HERE.

Department: Watford FC Community Sports and Education Trust
Reporting to: Impact & Communications Manager
Hours: 35 per week
Salary: £21,428 – £28,928 dependent on experience
Location: Vicarage Road Stadium, Watford
Contract Type: Permanent
Closing Date: Sunday February 20, 2022
Interview Date: Wednesday March 2, 2022

Your key responsibilities, but not limited to:

  • Lead on, and work alongside colleagues and external providers to deliver successful, innovative events for the Trust by managing resource and effort to increase and maximise our unrestricted income.
  • Make recommendations on how we can develop the Trust’s calendar of fundraising events, ensuring there are varied opportunities throughout the year for supporters to engage with the Trust.
  • Work with Club and Trust colleagues to explore opportunities for event sponsors and/or corporate packages.
  • Leading work colleagues and volunteers at Trust events, including communicating clear instruction and guidance on individual roles and responsibilities.
  • Ensure regular and appropriate communication with all Trust supporters, partners, and donors, making use of email marketing.
  • Support on several general fundraising initiatives, including lotteries and raffles.
  • Use social media to implement successful fundraising campaigns, encourage partner engagement, and promote fundraising events and initiatives.
  • Support colleagues with marketing and social media requests.
  • Promote and raise the profile of the Trust’s work to a variety of audiences.

Equal Opportunities:

We are dedicated to fostering a diverse and dynamic working environment by building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. The more wide-ranging we are, the better our work will be.

We are committed to Safeguarding children and adults at risk. The necessary Disclosure and Barring Service check will apply to this post.

Application process:

  1. If you would like to work at Watford FC’s Community Sports & Education Trust as the Events & Marketing Officer download an application form and a copy of the full job profile located HERE.

  2. Please send a fully completed application form and application form to trustrecruitment@watfordfc.com or by post to Trust Recruitment, Watford FC’s Community Sports & Education Trust, Vicarage Road Stadium, Vicarage Road, Watford, WD18 0ER. If you are invited for an interview, copies of all relevant qualifications, and a copy of your proof of right to work in the UK will be needed on the day.

  3. If you require any further information or wish to discuss the opportunity, please contact Karen Stephanou at Karen.stephanou@watfordfc.com

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