Help Alive light up the lives of older people

Marketing Officer

£25,000 p.a. pro rata plus contributory pension.

Hours: Part-time – Three days per week. This may increase to full time upon receiving successful funding.

Based in Bristol, award winning charity Alive works to enrich the lives of older people and support their carers. We believe passionately that all older people should feel connected to each other and the world around them. Our innovative activity sessions, projects and training make this possible.

We are a close and caring team that work hard while enjoying what we do. You will be joining Alive at an exciting time as we launch several new projects and services to a number of new audiences.

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The Role

This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic and ambitious charity in a sector with huge need. You will become part of a highly motivated group of staff as a key member of the team, delivering creative and engaging communications for the charity.

You will be an experienced marketing professional with at least two years’ experience in planning, implementing and leading successful marketing campaigns. A naturally strong communicator, you’ll possess excellent written skills and be confident in writing engaging copy for a variety of audiences. You’ll have experience of maintaining a website and be confident managing a variety of digital platforms from social media to e-newsletters. Comfortable with working across a wide variety of communications tasks will be key as you’ll be supporting services, sales and project teams to raise awareness of Alive and maximise external engagement.

If you’re enthusiastic and passionate about marketing and making a difference to the lives of older people, we would love to hear from you.

How to Apply

To apply, please complete the application form, making a compelling case for why you would be the best candidate for this role. If you would like an informal chat about the role, please contact Emma Dyer on 0117 377 4756 or

Read the job description // Download the application form.

Please email your application to by 5pm Friday 19th February. Please do not send CVs. We will hold interviews on Thursday 25th February via zoom. We will be looking for a candidate who will be able to start ASAP.

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