Based at our Head Office, Leatherhead, KT22 0BX (Hyrbid working)
Status: Fixed-term for 5 months
Salary: Band 6, £34,260 - £41,388, per annum, pro rata, dependent on experience, plus 5% Outer London Fringe Allowance
Hours: Part-time, 30 hours per week
We are Combat Stress. The UK's leading charity for veterans' mental health.
For a century, we've helped former servicemen and women deal with trauma-related mental health problems such as anxiety, depression and post-traumatic stress disorder.
Today, we provide support to veterans from every service and every conflict. On the phone and online. In the community and at our specialist centres.
We're on a mission to raise awareness that invisible injuries can be just as hard to cope with as physical ones. So when a veteran is having a tough time, we're there to help them tackle the past and take on the future.
About the role:
We are looking for an experienced branding and marketing lead with expertise in creative and inhouse studio management for a 5 month maternity cover.
You will provide creative direction for the charity and will be responsible for building and maintaining a strong, consistent and engaging brand identity for Combat Stress to improve awareness of the charity.
Managing the inhouse design team and the charity's brand agency you will be responsible for leading on brand projects such as charity films and the organisation's biannual magazine. Alongside this you will also manage the day to day workflow of the inhouse studio ensuring all projects align with our brand idea 'Liberating Lives'.
Working as part of a passionate and motivated Marketing and Communications team you will work closely with colleagues within your department as well as colleagues across the organisation.
The successful candidate will be a creative lead who is innovative with an eye for detail. They will be highly organised, a strong project manager who stays calm and positive under pressure.
This role is subject to a DBS check.
As a healthcare environment, and for the health and wellbeing of our staff, veterans and visitors, we encourage everyone at Combat Stress especially professionals that are veteran facing to take up the offer to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19
What we offer:
You will work within a reputable charity that is constantly evolving to meet the needs of our veterans, that has a fantastic cause and a committed follower base.
* 25 days paid holiday plus bank holidays
* Competitive stakeholder pension scheme - contributions matched up to 11% of salary
* Discount shopping vouchers
* Cycle to work scheme
* Access to the Employee Assistance Programme
* Flexible working
* Access to Blue Light Card scheme
Plus many more.