Direct Marketing Executive - Fixed term contract
Plan International UK strives to advance children's rights and equality for girls all over the world. Working together with children, young people, our supporters and partners, we strive for a just world, tackling the root causes of the challenges facing girls and all vulnerable children. We have been building powerful partnerships for children for 80 years, and are now active in more than 70 countries.
Our Individual Giving Unit recruits, retains and develops the support of individuals and households in the UK. We have a really exciting opportunity to join the Unit as a Direct Marketing Executive. You'll play a crucial role in managing the implementation of on and offline fundraising campaigns, to maximise response and lifetime value of existing supporters.
You will be responsible for working closely with creative and telemarketing agencies, as well as internal teams, to deliver fundraising and stewardship campaigns to our supporters. You will support the development of strategy, managing campaigns end to end including briefing external agencies, managing print and production and conducting end of campaign analysis.
You will be able to demonstrate marketing and fundraising experience, particularly in direct marketing and/or retention and development, working in a target and results driven environment. You will also have excellent project management skills, good attention to detail and proven experience of working with a supporter database, as well as managing agencies and suppliers.
The deadline for applications is 9:00am on Friday 18 August 2017
Interviews will take place on Tuesday 12 and 13 September 2017
Due to the nature of our work with children, we follow rigorous child protection policies and procedures in our recruitment process. As a result, some of our roles are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure by the Disclosure and Barring Service. A criminal record will not necessarily bar you from joining us as an employee or volunteer; this will depend on the circumstances of any offences.