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Head of Marketing, Communications and Member Events

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Recruiter
BRITISH ACADEMY OF SONGWRITERS, COMPOSERS & AUTHORS
Posted
04 September 2013
Closes
17 September 2013
Contact
Vick Bain
Experience Level
Sectors
Contract Type
Hours
Salary
£35K

Further information

Responsible for all mar-comms and events for members within BASCA and marketing to potential members in order to drive up recruitment.  This is a new role, an exciting opportunity to enact real change, and will require someone with a good track record of running successful campaigns.  

Key Responsibilities will be

  • Management of membership team
  • Devising and implementing multi-channel marketing campaigns and managing their effectiveness to drive membership recruitment and retention
  • Overseeing production of all marketing material
  • Overall responsibility for all membership communications, both print and digital, including editorial responsibility for the magazine
  • Responsible for content, tone of voice and reporting
  • Writing of press releases to appropriate journalistic contacts as and when required
  • Delivering and developing membership events
  • Liaising with other industry organisations to assist with or market events that will be of benefit to BASCA members

Necessary Experience and Skills:

  • A minimum of 5 years of relevant marketing, communications and events experience
  • Experience of planning and running social and new media campaigns
  • Experience of Photoshop, Indesign and CMS systems
  • Creative writing and editorial experience
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Excellent people management skills
  • Strong project management and organisation skills
  • Self-motivated, shows initiative with the ability to work autonomously
  • The ability to stay calm under pressure, flexibility, reliability

Advantageous:

  • Evidence of success in membership recruitment
  • Music industry experience
  • Understanding and appreciation for all genres of music

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BRITISH ACADEMY OF SONGWRITERS, COMPOSERS & AUTHORS

BASCA works to foster a sense of community amongst songwriters, lyricists and composers, and to campaign on their behalf in the domestic, European and international political arenas.