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We are recruiting: Join the WeAreWaterloo team as Marketing and Communications Manager
WeAreWaterloo is looking for a full-time Marketing and Communications Manager to help the BID celebrate and promote Waterloo as a great place to live, work and study

This is an exciting and varied role that requires both a wide range of marketing and communications skills and a passion for London and its developing neighbourhoods.  You will be contributing your communications expertise on all our projects, events and messaging. We are looking for an individual who is personable, robust, suited to working in a small team and capable of juggling several projects at once.

Main responsibilities include: 

  • Development and delivery of an annual marketing and communications strategy, ensuring that strict deadlines are adhered to
  • Maintaining www.wearewaterloo.co.uk website and updating/editing copy on a regular basis, including a well-researched events calendar, relevant news items and up-to-date business directory
  • Leading on website developments with external agencies
  • Marketing Waterloo and the BID's activities to a range of external partners 
  • Events management, including Waterloo Food Month, networking events, meetings, Waterloo Christmas Carols, area guided walks and training 
  • Press and public relations in collaboration with the CEO
  • Working with partners (such as South Bank BID and other Business Improvement Districts) to deliver joint projects such as the One Big Summer Guide
  • Quarterly e-newsletters to BID members/partners and monthly consumer e-newsletter
  • Managing social media channels including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn 
  • Monitoring Google Analytics and social media stats on a monthly basis
  • Production of BID collateral including local maps, promotional information, posters and stationery
  • Management of the STAR CARD rewards scheme in partnership with South Bank BID
  • Assisting with communications during BID renewal Ballot in 2021 

About you

Candidates should have demonstrable experience and/or knowledge of: 

  • Creating and implementing marketing and communications campaigns across a range of activities
  • Project and budget management
  • Event management and coordination 
  • Digital marketing: CMS, social media and e-newsletters
  • Working under pressure and responding to conflicting demands
  • Knowledge of InDesign or Photoshop a plus

Applicants should apply by emailing their up-to-date CV and cover letter to info@wearewaterloo.co.uk by 5.00pm on Friday 31st March. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for an interview w/c 17th April. Full for job description and breakdown of responsibilities click the download at the bottom of this page.