Marketing Assistant, Old Moor

As a marketing volunteer you will get the opportunity to make a real difference to the reserves, by spreading the word about RSPB Dearne Valley far and wide.

Tuesday 8 January 2019
Vacancy type:
Office and administration
Old Moor

What we're looking for

We need to spread the word about RSPB dearne Valley far and wide. New ways of communicating with our audiences are springing up every day - and we need to make the most of these free tools. We are looking for some help with developing both online and real world opportunities, including what's on listings, local community avenues and other tolls including social media. If this sounds like something that interests you or suits your skill set then we would love to hear from you.

The skills you need

Good knowledge or experience of a marketing environment or undertaking a research project. Excellent communication skills. Confidence to initiate conversations and talk to members of the public or organisations. Well organised and ability to keep track of work completed. Computer skills. Interest in nature or the Dearne Valley, or both.

Your time

One day per week
All year round

What's in it for you?

- To look into the variety of free advertising that can be found within the local area both online and offline. - To support the Visitor Experience team with the production of key marketing tools including press releases, posters and leaflets. - Take direction from the Visitor Experience Manager about updating events, promotions throughout the local area and various marketing avenues etc.. - Keep up to date with wildlife news, events and activities in the Dearne Valley by talking to the staff and volunteers at Old Moor and reading the newsletter.

How to apply


Danielle Meyer, Old Moor
Tel: 01226 273830


The Dearne Valley lies in the heart of South Yorkshires mining history. Today it is an area teaming with wildlife and blessed with a wide range of visitor facilities. You will be working in a green oasis within an industrial and urban landscape. As a marketing volunteer you will get the opportunity to make a real difference, to develop the online and media presence of the reserve. if you are looking to gain experience in this field then it is a great opportunity. As part of the role we would welcome feedback and recommendations to implement new process and change the way we do things. Training and appropriate expenses will be provided where necessary.

Reference number 5475