Head of Marketing and Communications

Job Title: Head of Marketing and Communications
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Knowsley
Salary: £42,000
Reference: HMC1
Contact Name: Jennifer Barker
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 25, 2019 15:25

Job Description

Do you want to be part of a lifesaving crew?

Head of Marketing and Communications

Salary: £42,000

Head Office, Knowsley

The North West Air Ambulance Charity provides the rapid pre-hospital care needed to make a life changing difference.  We provide emergency medical treatment when time is critical.

This is an exciting time for North West Air Ambulance Charity. We’re in a strong financial position which has enabled us to implement new and innovative ways of working and improve our impact on patient outcomes.

The Role:

This is a newly created role with a unique opportunity to plan, develop and implement a Marketing and Communications strategy which will be vital in promoting brand awareness, the positive reputation of NWAA and in driving income generation. This will also promote ongoing support for the charity and ensure that NWAA’s wide range of programmes, events and outlets across the North West are properly marketed and communicated so they can achieve their full potential.

In this role you will operate as a member of the leadership team for Income and Engagement and is supported by a full time Social Media and Digital Lead.  Other areas are delivered through outsourced arrangements which fall within the remit of this role.  

It is a full time role.

The Ideal Candidate:

You will have a proven track record of managing a marketing and communications function within the Charity Sector and driving the strategic development of the Marcomms function. You will have excellent experience of strategic campaign management and media management with skills in digital marketing and a clear, innovative and ambitious vision of the future. You will be a creative thinker with excellent influencing and negotiating skills, as well as experience with budget management.

Further Information:

Further information can be found at

The Charity offers the following benefits to all our eligible employees:

  • Cycle to work Scheme
  • Life Assurance
  • Cash Back Scheme which includes cash back for dental treatment and a range of medical treatments as well as staff discounts with a range of retailers
  • 24 hour confidential Employee Assistance helpline
  • Salary Sacrifice Scheme for pension contributions
  • Free onsite parking

How to Apply:

To apply, please send your CV and a supporting statement detailing how you meet all essential criteria in the person specification to

Please be aware that applications will not be accepted without two pages of Supporting Statement.

Please note that you must have right to work in the UK to be eligible for this role.

Closing date: 12th August 2019