Could you work for the UK's biggest mountain Festival?

The Kendal Mountain brand is growing and we're on the look-out for positive and hardworking individuals to join our vibrant team. Here are the latest roles we're recruiting for:

Communications & Marketing Coordinator

Are you a team player, keen to support the marketing and event delivery of UK's leading adventure focussed festival, tour and digital platform? We are currently seeking a Communications and Marketing Coordinator who has a passion for the outdoors and would enjoy a creative, varied and fast paced role to work within the Marketing Team at Kendal Mountain Events.

You will have excellent communication and organisational skills, close attention to detail and a flexible approach. You will bring with you; experience of working in a marketing or communications role, dealing with a range of colleagues and stakeholders, and balancing competing demands and projects to meet deadlines.

What will you do:

Support the development and implementation of Kendal Mountain marketing campaigns including:

Managing the day-to-day aspects of our social media channels in-line with our overall strategy

Create engaging and informative content

Create arresting e-newsletters and support automated campaigns for their delivery

Support PR

Build and maintain relationships with digital influencers

Assist in creating promotional marketing materials to include:

  • website updates
  • printed materials
  • partner assets
  • videos

Support communication with our brand partners

Support communication with the Festival talent

Support third-party venues in the marketing of our events

Identify new opportunities or potential collaborations

Analysing data and creating accurate reports

Assisting with ad hoc admin tasks.

The person will:

  • Hold a Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business or a related field or have 2+ years experience working in a marketing team
  • Have excellent written and verbal communication
  • A positive team player
  • Be reliable, organised and able to work to deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Desirable: Experience with email marketing tools
  • Desirable: Experienced user of social advertising platforms and budget management
  • Desirable: Experience of website CMS tools and online analytics.

The job will be full-time based at our office in Kendal. We are currently trialing a 4-day working week and have a flexible approach to remote working one day a week.

Salary: From £23,000 - open to negotiation depending on experience.

For further information regarding the breadth of what we deliver, please explore our website.

Please apply with your CV and covering letter to by no later than Wednesday 27th July.

Short listed candidates will be invited to interview the week of the 1st August followed by a starting date at the end of August or early September for the successful candidate.

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