Marketing Communications Officer 

Ewell, Surrey

Permanent, full time

Circa £30,000 per annum + Competitive Benefits

Are you looking to take the next exciting step in your marketing communications career?


About Samaritans

At Samaritans, our vision is that fewer people die by suicide. We believe it is preventable and that by working together we can give people the support they need before they reach crisis point. We are one of the most trusted charities in the UK and ROI, and we answer a call for help every six seconds. We have around 175 staff and more than 20,000 volunteers based across 201 branches giving emotional support 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. We don’t just hear you, we listen.


About The role/person 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and creative Marketing Communications Officer who will support teams across Samaritans, managing suppliers, leading on the development and printing of materials and playing a key role in the planning and delivery of projects and high-profile campaigns.  

Using your strong communication skills, you will help promote Samaritans to a range of audiences, ensuring consistency of brand. You will also be a first point of contact within the brand and marketing team, dealing with a range of enquiries from staff, volunteers, partners, external organisations and the general public. 

We’re looking for someone with superb interpersonal and communication skills who is confident working with people at all levels. You will need to possess strong writing skills and an excellent eye for detail. The successful candidate will also need solid administrative and project management skills, along with the ability to use their own initiative, work to deadlines and manage a busy and varied workload.  


Our Location

Our Central Office is located in a converted mill in Ewell, Surrey which is just over 30-minutes by train from Waterloo and 15 minutes from Wimbledon. As an employer we offer a good range of benefits, including 25 days’ holiday, free parking, Health Cash Plan, Pension and interest-free season ticket loans. 


To apply

Please download the full job description, post benefits document and application form.

Completed application forms should be emailed to no later than 09:00am on 29th October 2018. First interviews to be held on 5th November 2018.