Marketing Assistant, Chawton HouseLocation:Chawton House, East Hampshire Salary:£20,000 pro rata Main duties:
Job Type: Part Time 21.5 hours per week (flexi)
Contract Type: Temporary (6 months)
Chawton House are looking for a creative and dynamic individual to join the team and help market our budding business and retail model. Chawton House is an Elizabethan manor in the heart of Hampshire and nestled in the scenic South Downs National Park. Inherited by Jane Austen’s brother Edward, it is now home to a unique collection of early modern women’s writing. Open to the public from 2015, Chawton House also plays host to an interesting array of events for visitors to enjoy, including talks, workshops, Summer, Vintage and Christmas Fayres and an exciting Gothic programme. Part of the role includes assisting the Communications and Public Engagement Manager in marketing these events, with writing copy for social media posts, e-shots, blogs and press releases.
This is an exciting time to join the organisation as Chawton House develops its business and retail model for an ambitious five-year plan. The successful candidate will help develop a campaign, which markets Chawton House as place for weddings, venue hire and potential corporate events, which aid in keeping the organisation financially viable. Particular emphasis will be laid on marketing Dyers Barn, a historic structure on the grounds of Chawton House, as site for venue hire. The post-holder will be responsible for supporting the delivery of this business marketing campaign.Full details [external link]