Digital Marketing Officer (Fixed Term)
Brooklands Museum Trust
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About the Job
Brooklands Museum, in Weybridge, Surrey is on the 32-acre site of the world’s first purpose-built motor racing circuit and the most productive aircraft factories in Europe in the twentieth century. The stories of motor sport and aviation at this site are bound together from the beginning and share key themes of innovation, entrepreneurship and outstanding human endeavour. We are an independent charity and we welcome over 160,000 visitors each year including over 13,000 school students as part of our award-winning learning programme.
Brooklands Museum is a unique and special place to work, where people’s pursuit of speed, flight and adventure changed the world! We have ambitious plans to fulfil our vision: Inspiring people to shape the future through Brooklands’ history of innovation and endeavour. As we are a visitor attraction, our priority is delivering a memorable and inspiring experience for all visitors and ensuring we meet our commitment of ‘Brooklands at its best, every day’. So, no matter what role you join us in, you will have a very important part to play in this.
You’ll be joining a Museum team where 93% of the staff team feel their job is worthwhile and 95% of our volunteers look forward to coming to Brooklands to volunteer (from responses to our 2021 staff and volunteer surveys). We care about the people who work and volunteer here. We are proud to have been a finalist for Surrey Employer of the Year in 2021 and a finalist for Large Visitor Attraction of the Year in the Beautiful South awards 2022.
We are currently looking for a part time Digital Marketing Officer on a fixed term basis until December 2024 to work alongside the Marketing Manager to create and execute Brooklands' digital marketing plans and be responsible for all digital spaces and assets. You will work closely with staff from other departments to ensure that you keep up to date with developments in the museum including changes on our offers, new events and activities and that these are marketed on all social media platforms.
We are looking for someone who is a qualified marketing professional with at least 5 years relevant experience, who is able to confidentially use a range of digital and social platforms. A knowledge of museums or visitor attractions would be desirable.
How to apply
Please apply via our recruitment website where you will find the full job description and further information about working at Brooklands Museum. You will be asked to submit your CV and a covering letter detailing how your experience could help us in this role and how you meet the requirements of our person specification. Please keep your covering letter to no more than two sides of A4.
The hiring manager will review all applications once the role has closed on the 26th February 2024 and we will be in touch with shortlisted candidates regarding an interview shortly after this date.
We offer a number of benefits to suit your lifestyle and include:
Annual leave of 25 days in addition to Bank Holidays and Christmas Eve off
- Flexible Bank Holiday policy enabling you to take Bank Holidays at a time that suits you
- Flexible working to help you manage your home and working life
- 4% employer contribution into your pension
- Free Onsite parking
- 20% discount in our onsite cafe and Museum shop
- Free access to all that Brooklands Museum has to offer
- Access to our Reward Website providing access to deals and discounts for hundreds of shops online and in store, helping you save money on everyday shopping
- Full access to our online wellbeing hub providing access to a 24/7 telephone support line, telephone counselling sessions and expert support
- Access to our team of fully trained Mental Health First Aiders
- Opportunities for continuous learning and professional development
Working at Brooklands Museum
Brooklands Museum is a fast paced, unique and fun place to work, you’ll need to be able to keep a number of plates spinning every day but that just what makes Brooklands the special place it is. We are proud to have been a finalist for Surrey Employer of the Year in 2021 and a finalist for Large Visitor Attraction of the Year in the Beautiful South Awards 2022.
In line with our charitable purpose, we are active in ensuring that Brooklands is inclusive, so that everyone can feel welcome at, and benefit from, Brooklands Museum, including as visitors, staff, trustees, volunteers, members, partners, freelancers, contractors, participants, schools, and anyone else who wishes to visit or be involved with the Museum.
We have invested in our organisational culture over recent years and encourage everyone to be their true self at the Museum. The team have committed to ensuring we all feel involved, supported, and appreciated, by working as one team, communicating thoughtfully, being proactive and showing we care.
We recognise and embrace people that work in different ways, so if you need any adjustments to our recruitment process, please speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to support you.
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