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Marketing and Communications Officer (6 month contract)

Keech Hospice Care
Post date
4 November 2021
Closing date
5 December 2021
Luton, Bedfordshire
Starting salary £20,803.20 (FTE £26,004.00)
30 hrs (4 days, may consider 3 days)
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Are you passionate about writing, a grammar fiend and wanting to work for an organisation that places storytelling at the heart of what we do?

Join Keech Hospice Care as our new Marketing and Communications Officer and help us tell our amazing story through creative and first-class content to patients, supporters and volunteers.

Role Summary:

The Marketing and Communications officer has a key role to play in planning and delivering communications to key groups, such as supporters, volunteers and staff. The post holder will write, edit, co-ordinate and publish content across various channels, including the website, social media, and print and online marketing materials.

You’ll love managing and leading on the writing and production of the charity’s key publications including its magazine Keech Matters and its Annual Review. As well as, progressing our internal communications with the support of the Head of Marketing and Communications to make sure all the charity’s staff and volunteers are up to date.

You will be motivated by your love of writing and enjoy supporting others with your exceptional copywriting skills and sharing your knowledge.

Working within a fast-paced environment and supported by your team members, you’ll be a real team player who’s excited by a challenge, able to work quickly and accurately, and know how to put your audience at the heart of everything you do.

This is a 6-month fixed term contract with a view to become permanent thereafter. This position also offers the flexibility of hybrid working.

For more details, please view the job description below. If you wish to discuss this role further, we are happy to arrange calls in confidence with Keech Hospice Care’s, Head of Marketing and Communications. Please contact to arrange a convenient time.

Along with an ongoing commitment to education and training, other benefits include a work place pension or the option to continue with an NHS pensions if already contributing, on-site free parking, cycle to work scheme, access to Simply Health (health cash plan), access to EAP (Employee Assist Programme), subsidised meals in our restaurant, and the opportunity to purchase annual leave.

If you wish to apply, please complete an application form. CVs received in isolation will not be considered for interview.

Closing date is the 5th December 2021

Interviews will be taking place on Tuesday 14th December 2021

For further details and how to apply please visit

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