Beating bowel cancer together

Digital Engagement Manager (maternity cover)

Applications close: Monday 6 June, 9am

Position: Digital Engagement Manager (maternity cover)
Reporting to: Head of Marketing and Communications
Salary: £35,000 per annum per annum pro rata (plus London weighting if applicable)
Location: Home based within the UK

Bowel Cancer UK is the UK's leading bowel cancer charity. We're determined to save lives and improve the quality of life of everyone affected by bowel cancer. We support and fund targeted research, provide expert information and support to patients and their families, educate the public and professionals about the disease and campaign for early diagnosis and access to best treatment and care.

The Digital Engagement Manager is a vital role within the busy Marketing and Communications team taking the lead on managing and driving forward the organisation’s digital marketing and communications including the website, social media, email marketing and paid advertising.

The postholder will work with the Head of Marketing and Communications to develop and deliver the digital element of the wider marketing and communications strategy and line manage the Senior Digital Engagement Officer, Senior Social Media and Digital Optimisation Officer and Senior Digital Fundraising Officer.

You’ll play a lead role in maximising our digital marketing opportunities, raising the profile of the charity, communicating our news, information, services and campaigns to new and existing supporters, and using insights and data to drive engagement and growth across the organisation.

We have recently developed a digital strategy and roadmap and you will work closely with colleagues across the organisation to help implement relevant aspects in line with your role and responsibilities.

If you fit our person specification and have the experience we’re looking for, then we’d love to hear from you.

Download the full job description and person specification (PDF)
Download our staff recruitment pack (PDF)

Closing date: Monday 6 June 2022, 9am
Interview date (via Zoom): Thursday 16 June

Please apply by sending your CV accompanied by a cover letter (no more than two A4 pages) to jobs@bowelcanceruk.org.uk which explains your interest in and details your suitability for this post. This email address can also be used for any queries or questions relating to the role.

Important: Please address each point in the person specification, demonstrating how your experience and knowledge fulfil the criteria, in your covering letter. We use the covering letter to shortlist for the role so if you don't address the points in the person specification, you won't be shortlisted for interview.

If you would like an informal chat about this role, please email Lisa Wilde, Director of Research and External Affairs on lisa.wilde@bowelcanceruk.org.uk   

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