Email: jonathan@therightethos.co.uk | Tel: 01227 639768

Email: jonathan@therightethos.co.uk
Tel: 01227 639768

Communications and Resources Officer

Location: Chippenham, Wiltshire (Hybrid)

Salary expectation: £20,000 to £27,000 pro rata

Application deadline: Wed 31st August

This is a part-time role

SAT-7 UK is looking to recruit a Communications & Resources Officer (maternity cover) to inspire and influence the UK Church to show love, strengthen faith and bring joy to millions of people across the Middle East and North Africa.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone with experience of writing and designing creative resources for print and digital platforms. We are also looking for someone with excellent communication and implementation skills, who will enjoy the challenge of working in a growing team at a time of transition. This role requires someone motivated by their Christian faith with a personal interest and concern for the people of the Middle East and North Africa.

The role is based in our Chippenham office but remote and flexible working is available.

There is an Occupational Requirement, in accordance with the Equality Act 2010, for the position to be filled by a committed Christian.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Writing copy for various publications in both print and digital form, including prayer materials (quarterly prayer diary and special prayer campaigns, such as Lent and Advent) and general leaflets
  • Designing prayer and general materials for print, email and web
  • Providing design support to the rest of the Communications team, and creating graphics for use across different platforms
  • Designing resources for the Fundraising & Engagement and Development teams, such as leaflets, posters, banners, newsletters and PowerPoints etc.
  • Provide input to other ad hoc communications tasks as required

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • In all communication ensure consistent messaging, branding and tone of voice for the intended audience and that content conforms to the security and style guides.
  • Demonstrate competence in Microsoft Word and Adobe InDesign
  • Assist members of the team in responding appropriately to communications from supporters and other organisations.
  • Liaise with SAT-7 staff from other offices to share ideas and resources.
  • Assist the Communications & Resources Manager and represent SAT-7 UK at conferences and events as required.
  • At all times operate within relevant statutory requirements and guidelines, following best practice recommendations wherever possible. Specially ensure compliance with the Fundraising Regulator and General Data Protection Regulations.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED

  • University degree in Communications and/or English or previous experience in a similar role of at least two years
  • Graphic Design qualification or experience in using Adobe Creative Cloud
  • Computer literacy (e.g. MS Office 365, Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint) plus use of Adobe InDesign and Photoshop
  • Ability to think creatively about developing materials for print and digital platforms
  • Expected to make personal contributions to staff devotions, reflecting Christian beliefs

Deadline: Wed 31st August