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Marketing & Communications Assistant (Voluntary Undergraduate Placement)

Marketing & Communications Assistant (Voluntary Undergraduate Placement)

Marketing & Communications Assistant (Voluntary Undergraduate Placement)

Contact Name
Jayne Maltby
Contact Telephone
01509 564860
Contact Email
t.dalby@lrsport.org
Hours
Full Time
Organisation
Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport
Placed On
Thu 17th January, 2019
Closes
12:00am - Fri 15th February, 2019
Interview Date
Fri 1st March, 2019
Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport (LRS) is looking to recruit a Marketing and Communications Undergraduate, currently studying for a degree, for a 6 - 12 month volunteer placement opportunity from September 2019.

As part of a small Marketing and Communications team you will undertake on the job training and experience key aspects of marketing and communications in the sport, physical activity and well-being sector. Further training and professional development opportunities will be available as part of the role, including:

  • Specific marketing and communications training.
  • Behaviour change and customer service training.
  • Safeguarding.
  • Website and social media.
  • Design software, e.g. Adobe.

We are looking for a highly motivated, creative and enthusiastic undergraduate with a passion for pursuing a career in marketing and communications. You can expect to be involved in supporting the delivery of our local campaigns, developing social media and website content and promoting our sport and physical activity programmes.

The position will be based with Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport at SportPark, Loughborough University. Although the position is voluntary, expenses will be paid (travel and any work related expenses). The position will require candidates to be able to travel easily around their locality area and potentially across the county, so although public transport could be relied upon, access to and use of a car would be preferable.

The closing date for applications is 15 February 2019, with interviews expected to be held on Friday 1 March, at SportPark, Loughborough University. Please inform us if you are unable to attend on this date as we maybe able arrange an alternative method of meeting you. The start date for the positions is negotiable, particularly if you need to begin your placement early.

To apply, please submit a current CV and complete the application form below setting out the relevant skills and experiences that present you as a strong candidate for these positions. Please refer to the job description and person specification when producing your statement.

To view a copy of the job description and person specification please click on the attachments below.

Please submit your application form and CV to t.dalby@LRSport.org

We are also recruiting for: Sports Development Assistant x 2 (Community Sport) & (School Sport) - Voluntary Undergraduate Placement - www.lrsport.org/jobs/5856

Supporting Documents:

volunteer-placement-application-form4.doc (Document, 249.5 Kb)

marcomms-placement-jd-2019.docx (MS Word, 58.1 Kb)

Leicester-Shire & Rutland Sport actively promotes diversity in employment and sport and welcomes applications from all parts of the community. To add your job please submit your job specification.

Partners

  • Blaby LSA
    County Sport Network
    NWL LSA
    Safeguarding
    Equality Standard
  • Harborough LSA
    Leicestershire County Council
    Charnwood LSA
    Active Rutland
    O&W LSA
  • Melton LSA
    H&B LSA
    Active Leicester
    Sport England

Partners

  • Leicestershire County Council
    Harborough LSA
  • Melton LSA
    NWL LSA
  • Equality Standard
    County Sport Network
  • O&W LSA
    Active Leicester
  • Charnwood LSA
    Sport England
  • H&B LSA
    Active Rutland
  • Blaby LSA
    Safeguarding