Marketing & Communications Assistant - Maternity Cover (Part Time), Highly Sprung


Highly Sprung is the UK’s leading physical theatre company making work with and for children and young people. Highly Sprung create outdoor and venue-based performances that tell stories through movement, gesture and dance. Stories inspired by humanity, science and the complex world around us. Highly Sprung also train artists in physical theatre and run projects in primary and secondary school here and across the world. 

Highly Sprung is looking for a bright and enthusiastic Marketing and Communications Assistant to cover a 13-month maternity leave period. A fantastic opportunity to support the charity of the projects it delivers. The role requires an adaptable, hardworking, entrepreneurial individual, who will report directly to the charity Directors. The role is very diverse and offers the opportunity to up-skill in many areas of marketing and communications including; digital and design (monitoring and updating Social Media, creating campaigns for project delivery and website management/maintenance), content creation for use across a variety of platforms and general correspondence with key project stakeholders. The successful candidate must be proficient and willing to undertake all aspects of the role. This is a great position for the right candidate to join our vibrant team and work very closely on our programme of delivery and playing an important role in ensuring we maintain excellent marketing and communication expectations.

This is a part-time role, based on 1 day (8 hours) per week. This is fixed term contract covering a period of maternity leave of up to 13 months, which will include a 3-month trial period.

Closing date for applications: 5pm, Monday 10 February 2020

Interviews:                                 Week commencing 17 February 2020

Indicative start date:                Week commencing 16 March 2020

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