Marketing and Communications Officer

Closing date: 28 September 2018

Job Description

Are you a highly competent sales and marketing professional looking to make an impact?

As one of the UK’s leading creators of award-winning outdoor spectacle over the past 26 years our work has been experienced by audiences across the UK and internationally. Along the way we’ve inspired artists and communities to imagine the impossible and create incredible work.

Promoting what we do to both existing and potential clients sits with our busy Marketing & Communications team who are now looking for a highly competent sales and marketing professional to make an impact in this fast-paced role which will draw on your range of skills across the full marketing mix.

A confident communicator with excellent writing skills, you’ll have an agile approach to working across a range of projects against challenging deadlines. Highly adept with digital marketing and online platforms, you’ll also be a dab hand at producing compelling proposals and generating campaigns to ensure we continue to bring our exciting portfolio of work to new audiences and markets.

A truly rewarding job that will put you on the frontline of some fantastic projects, you’ll have demonstrable experience in a marketing role, a passion for purpose over profit, and a flexible, team playing approach. A great opportunity to develop the next stage in your career, you’ll be based in our RIBA award-winning new home in Salford. To explore what we do, have a look at our showreel.

How to Apply

Download the Job Description PDF for more detailed information regarding this vacancy.

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To apply, please send your current CV together with a supporting statement (created as a single PDF or Word document) to

If you would like an informal chat about this role please contact Tom Warman, Marketing Director, on 0161 736 8964 Ext 301, or email

Key Dates

Closing date for applications is  Friday 28th September, 12 noon GMT.

Interviews will be held on Monday 8th October 2018 at our main office, Cobden Works in Salford, UK.

Walk the Plank is committed to equal opportunities and, as part of our aim to reflect the diversity of our audiences, we actively seek applications from BAME communities and other minority groups.
We particularly welcome applications from people from diverse backgrounds, or those with unconventional career paths.

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