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Rachael Roulston

Rachael Roulston Franchisee

SIB (Strategic Investment Board)

  • Carleton House, Gasworks Business Park,
  • 1 Cromac Avenue,
  • Belfast,
  • Co. Antrim,
  • BT7 2JA

Phone: +44 (0)28 9090 9440  

Marketing and Communications Manager

Location: Northern Ireland, Belfast

Salary: See Job Description

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  • Added
    2 weeks ago
  • Closing Date
    24th Jul 2017
MCM 07/17

Job Summary

SIB (Strategic Investment Board)
Job Location
Northern Ireland, Belfast
See Job Description
Closing Date
24th July 2017
Employment Type
Permanent Full-Time
Marketing   Public Sector  
Job Role(s)
Marketing Manager
Communications Manager
Communications Manager
Minimum Experience
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See Description
Employer Type
Catherine Hughes

About the job

JOB DESCRIPTION – Marketing Communications Manager

Purpose and Function of Post:

The purpose of this role is to provide marketing and communication support for SIB’s Director of Marketing and Communications. The post holder will be responsible for the development, successful delivery, monitoring and reporting of a wide range of marketing communications campaigns for SIB and supported projects.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Support the Director of Marketing and Communications to devise integrated creative marketing and communications strategies which support a range of SIB projects. Secure the buy-in of these from the appropriate programme director, Units and other relevant stakeholders.
  2. Develop and manage cost effective initiatives and campaigns that will effectively deliver marketing communications strategies.
  3. Work closely with other strategic partners and stakeholders to ensure that there is a fully integrated and consistent approach across all marketing communications activity (e.g. working with other government departments, Arm’s Length Bodies (ALBs) and Local Councils).
  4. Assist the Director of Marketing and Communications in managing stakeholder relationships and the delivery of stakeholder engagement strategies and workshops.
  5. Assist in the development, co-ordination and control of the marketing of events.
  6. Support in establishing and maintaining cooperative relationships with representatives of political, community, consumer, employee, and public interest groups.
  7. Attend relevant events and provide marketing communication support for the delivery of programmes and/or initiatives as required.
  8. Co-ordinate media strategies and campaigns for specific audiences using a range of communications/PR approaches.
  9. Liaise with regional, national and where relevant, international media, facilitating them regarding interview requests and other queries.
  10. Develop corporate partnership strategies and sponsorship programmes including partner management.
  11. Monitor, evaluate, and report marketing communications aspects of projects.
  12. Prepare press statements in response to media queries; working in conjunction with relevant colleagues and partners to ensure responses are accurate and meet the appropriate deadlines.
  13. Generate creative copy which will be used across a variety of platforms including websites. Draft reports and promotional material such as flyers, posters and adverts.
  14. Draft speeches, press statements and responses for programme directors and other senior colleagues.
  15. Provide ad hoc marketing communications advice to all projects, colleagues and relevant stakeholders and assist in developing project-led marketing plans as required.
  16. Monitor SIB’s digital platforms and contribute to SIB’s digital strategy. Manage the day-to-day content for the SIB intranet and website, including advising colleagues from other professional disciplines about proposed content.

The post holder may be asked to undertake any other duties as reasonably required.

Full details, including the online Application Form, can be accessed through the following web pages:


The closing date for applications is 12:00 noon (UK time) on Monday 24th July 2017.


SIB (Strategic Investment Board)

  • Carleton House, Gasworks Business Park,
  • 1 Cromac Avenue,
  • Belfast,
  • Co. Antrim,
  • BT7 2JA

Phone: +44 (0)28 9090 9440  

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Marketing and Communications Manager

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