Job Type: Marketing / Office Based / Social Media
Location: Hybrid role: The Pony Club office in Warwick with agreed home-working
Job Type: Full Time – 35 hours per week
Salary: Competitive salary plus generous pension and health insurance
Closing Date: December 14th 2021
Are you passionate about encouraging participation in sport?
Can you see yourself in a charity role where you can make a real difference to young people?
Do you consider yourself an effective, confident communicator who thrives on collaborating with others and have proven experience of marketing?
If you are a well organised self-starter with effective leadership skills and the ability to enthuse and inspire key stakeholders, then you could be just the person we are looking for!
The Pony Club is the world’s largest equestrian youth organisation and the fourth biggest youth movement in the UK with over 32,000 members. Through our core values of fun, friendship and learning, we provide young people the opportunity to enjoy everything to do with horses and ponies – regardless of whether they have one of their own.
We are looking for a talented and highly motivated Head of Marketing to join our central office team in Warwickshire. You will be leading the Marketing & Communications team to create a shared and compelling vision to raise brand awareness and increase membership.
You will have a performance focus and the ability to harness the support of a complex community of internal and external stakeholders, ranging from senior management and volunteers to creative/PR agencies, partners, sponsors and suppliers.
This role offers many public facing opportunities and it is important that you are prepared to travel and contribute to events, launches and major competitions when required, including some weekends.
Great holiday entitlement - 25 days per year plus public holidays, including Christmas closure
Company pension plan and healthcare insurance
This is a great opportunity to make a real difference to one of Britain’s most-loved youth organisations. Please contact us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org if you feel you are interested in joining our busy, committed and happy team!
Reporting to the CEO this role is key to the growth of The Pony Club. We are looking for a creative, dynamic thinker to drive forward our marketing and communications across the organisation and deliver against our five-year strategic plan. Candidates need an understanding of the equine industry with the ability to see opportunities for change, strong leadership skills and self-motivation are key to this role.
The successful candidate will be a highly motivated, well organised self-starter with a wide range of skills and qualities, including effective leadership, commerciality, creativity, tenacity and emotional intelligence. They will have a performance focus and the ability to harness the support of a complex community of internal and external stakeholders, ranging from senior management to partners, sponsors and suppliers.
Essentially, the successful candidate will also have:
To apply please send your CV to email@example.com with a covering letter stating your level of salary and suitability.
Please state Equine Careers when applying for this vacancy.