Marketing Communications Officer

Closing date: 25 July 2022

Job Description

Marketing Communications Officer

1 x Full Time Post

Work alongside the Marketing Manager to plan and deliver the company’s core new business, marketing and communications functions.


Walk the Plank is one of the UK’s leading outdoor arts organisations with a reputation for creating innovative productions and performances which engage artists and communities in a wide range of outdoor settings. Our HQ is in Salford and the company works regionally, nationally, and internationally.

Our track record of making work that engages citizens in public celebration is founded on ambitious creativity that connects with ordinary people. From fire gardens and site-responsive installations to parades and podcasts, the company consistently attracts acclaim and showcases talent.

Our marketing and communications department plays a key role in promoting what we do to potential clients, engaging participants and working collaboratively with clients to promote our work to audiences. We are looking for a highly competent marketing professional to make an impact in this fast-paced role which will draw upon a range of skills across the full marketing mix.

The role involves some travel to our shows and events around the UK and will include evening and weekend working.


  • SALARY: £22,000 – £24,000 PA (depending on experience)
  • RESPONSIBLE TO: Marketing Manager
  • LOCATION: Salford, UK – some UK and International travel may be required.


To apply, please send your current CV together with either a supporting written statement or a video submission to If you are sending a video submission, please send via WeTransfer to 

Deadline for Application Submissions25 July 2022, 12 noon. 

If you would like an informal chat about this role please contact Susan Burnell, Marketing Manager 

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