Communications Manager

This is a fantastic opportunity to bring your communication skills to this vibrant and growing heritage charity. The Severn Valley Railway Charitable Trust is a separate entity to the SVR Holdings Company who operate and run this much-loved attraction. The Trust’s focus is to help secure the future of the Severn Valley Railway through donations, grants, and sponsorship. The position of Communications Manager is key to our future success, bringing to life the impact of the Trust’s work to our different audiences.

You will work closely with the Executive Director and the Fundraising Manager to create and deliver a communications strategy to dovetail with our fundraising plans. You will be able to demonstrate your experience in achieving this at other not-for-profit organisations.
We are seeking a resourceful, proactive team player who demonstrates initiative and takes ownership and responsibility for completing and finishing tasks, including setting and achieving targets. You will naturally identify opportunities and maximise these for the benefit of the Railway.

Post: Communications Manager, part-time
Reporting to: Executive Director
Employer: Severn Valley Railway Charitable Trust
Hours: Initially 3 days per week, 22.5 hours
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 FTE
Primary location: Kidderminster / remote
Holiday: FTE 31 days (inclusive of Public holidays)

Download recruitment pack here: https://www.svr.co.uk/Employment.aspx

Please send applications to helen.russell@svrtrust.org.uk

Closing Date: 30th September 2021