Combat Stress Leatherhead, Surrey, UK
May 23, 2019Permanent
About Us: Combat Stress was established in 1919. We are the UK’s leading charity for veterans’ mental health. For almost a century, we’ve helped former servicemen and women deal with trauma-related mental health conditions like post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), anxiety and depression. Today we provide UK-wide support to veterans from every service and every conflict, on the phone and online, in the community and at our treatment centres. We’re on a mission to raise awareness that invisible injuries can be just as hard to cope with as physical ones. So, when a veteran is having a tough time, we’re there to help tackle the past and to take on the future. About the role: An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Executive Leadership Team taking specific responsibility for the leadership, development and day-to-day output of the newly formed Marketing & Communications function. This role will lead and direct our marketing & communications strategy, planning and executing activities to maximise positive awareness and exposure of Combat Stress to veterans, donors and influencers. This will involve multi-channel marketing communications, online and offline PR and public affairs, development of our website and online giving capabilities and leading our internal communication to grow fundraising, veteran and staff engagement. This role is subject to a DBS check. What we offer: You will work within a reputable charity that is constantly evolving to meet the needs of our veterans, that has a fantastic cause and a committed follower base. In addition, we offer the following benefits: 30 days annual leave plus bank holidays Competitive stakeholder pension scheme - contributions matched up to 10% of salary Discount shopping vouchers Cycle to work scheme Access to the Employee Assistance Programme Plus many more.