Head of Marketing (Engagement)

  • Job Reference: ACACP0607/PK-RD
  • Date Posted: 25 June 2020
  • Recruiter: Beat
  • Location: Norwich, Norfolk (ideally) but will consider East Anglia and London
  • Salary: £32,018
  • Sector: Marketing and Communications Manager
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Head of Marketing (Engagement)
Norwich, Norfolk (ideally) but will consider East Anglia and London
Salary: £32,018

About Beat

Beat is the UK’s eating disorder charity. We exist to end the pain and suffering caused by eating disorders. We are a champion, guide and friend to anyone affected, giving individuals experiencing an eating disorder and their loved ones a place where they feel listened to, supported and empowered.


The aim of this role is to:

Maximise Beat’s ability to identify and engage supporters to achieve a range of objectives, but with particular emphasis on income generation.

Provide technical and creative assets to the Marketing & Income Generation Directorate and to the wider Beat team to support the execution of a variety of marketing projects.


This role is pivotal to making a success of the restructure and turning Beat, fully, into a marketing focused organisation. The post-holder leads the Engagement team, who are at the leading edge of supporter recruitment. Digital marketing will be the main route to reaching new and existing supporters. We are in the process of upgrading our website and becoming more sophisticated in our use of social media. The post-holder will also make an essential contribution to the leadership and strategic direction of the wider team as one of 4 senior fundraisers (with the Director, Head of Partnerships, Head of Supporter Development).

Applications and Information

For an application pack and information on how to apply, please select the apply button shown to be taken to our website. All applications must be on the Beat application form. CVs will not be considered.

If you have difficulty accessing or using this version of the application form or need to apply with a CV, please contact our team before applying. Please note we cannot accept CVs except by prior arrangement.

Shortlisted candidates will be informed by close of business on 8/7/20. Interviews will take place BETWEEN the 9th and 16th JULY by video call (Zoom or Skype).

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Other organisations may call this role Marketing Manager, Head of Charity Marketing, Head of Support Engagement, Head of Communications, Head of Supporter Communications, Head of Digital Marketing, Senior Digital Marketing Manager, Marcomms Manager, or Marketing Communications Manager.