Communications Specialist

Communications Specialist

Ongoing role
J73450
At a glance

Skills

  • Campaigning
  • Marketing strategy
  • Public relations
  • Social media marketing
  • Graphic design
  • Software and web development
  • Public speaking
  • Strategic development and planning
  • Data protection / GDPR
  • Advice / Advocacy

Where

London, N7 8RH
Remote opportunity
Travel limit? None. This role is remote.

Time

Either in or out of office hours Estimate of time needed:
3-7 hours / week
Minimum of 5 hours per week Minimum of 6 months

Deadline

04 Apr 2022

An opportunity for a professional communications person(s) to join a growing heart-led Community Interest Company to offer it's skills and expertise and help to become a well structured and marketable organisation

What will you be doing?

We are looking for a communications person(s) with a passion that wants promote MMARAPs ethos and possess its magic such as:-

  • Write, edit, and distribute content, including publications, press releases, website content, speeches, and other marketing material that communicates the organization's activities, products and/or services.
  • Respond to media inquiries and act as a spokesperson for the organization
  • Seek opportunities to enhance the reputation of the brand, and coordinate publicity events as required
  • Proficiency in design and publishing software

What are we looking for?

Are you that fun person that enjoys those successful moments that possess the skills and experience such as :-

  • Communication skills and networking ability.
  • Adaptability.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Good organisation and planning skills.
  • Creativity and writing skills.
  • Commercial awareness
  • Numerical skills.

What difference will you make?

Your help will be needed as it will make a difference to the young people that we engage with, bringing and introducing the young people as part of the MMARAP team but most importantly to fulfil and materialise the vision for the company

As a Communications person, you’ll be bringing vital specialist skills and knowledge that complements the Board of Directors’ skill sets. In becoming part of the team, you’ll be providing guidance and reassurance for other team members (which we will be grateful for!) and, importantly, you’ll be enabling Directors to spend more time drawing on their professional skills and personal experiences to create and deliver new services.

Ultimately, you will be helping a social enterprise to succeed in its development stages and collectively achieve our goal to support more young people who are from disadvantage backgrounds, young offenders hence non disabled, Deaf/Blind and disabled

What's in it for the volunteer?

You’ll be part of a small purpose-driven team, playing an important role in empowering people experiencing social anxiety and isolation, where we can alter them to reach their potential. Increasing awareness and changing societal responses towards people who are feeling socially anxious and depressed through our programmes

  • Will be able to engage with the disadvantaged background, Deaf and disabled people - whether it's verbally or being involved with session(s)
  • Use MMARAP as a reference
  • Travel expense paid. 
  • Attend our virtual meetings
Causes
  • Black, asian and minority ethnic groups
  • Education
  • Learning disabilities / difficulties
  • Local / community
  • Mental health
  • Older people / later life
  • Physical disabilities
  • Sports
  • Training / employment support
  • Women
  • Young people
  • MMARAP is an organisation that uses the elements of mixed martial arts (mma) as a tool which is geared and empowered for the young people - the non disabled, Deaf/Blind and disabled. MMARAP helps...