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Marketing Executive

Pelorus Foundation is now recruiting for a Marketing Executive with a passion for conservation to join the growing team for a 6-month FTC initially but with huge potential for a longer-term position following this term. Based at our central London HQ or working remotely and reporting to the Head of Pelorus Foundation, supported by the group Head of Marketing, this role offers an exciting opportunity for a young marketer to implement a multi-channel marketing plan for the charity in this newly created role.

This position would suit an individual who is looking for both strategic and hands-on marketing experience, someone who wants to work alongside an innovative team and supporting a young charity with ambitious fundraising targets to support critical conservation efforts globally.

Core responsibilities

  • Work with the group marketing team and Foundation head to create a marketing plan to cover all channels to raise awareness of the Foundation and increase fundraising
  • Manage delivery of this plan
  • Daily running of our social media accounts and social media advertising
  • Creating regular articles for our website
  • Management of our website CMS, website development projects and performance
  • Monitoring website traffic and digital performance in Google Analytics and other reporting tools
  • Launching an e-CRM plan to build email sign-ups and send regular newsletters
  • Own our SEO and PPC strategies
  • Manage our image and video library
  • Manage design projects and create innovative ways to share the Foundation goals and projects
  • Supporting in PR activity, sourcing imagery and content for releases and pitching
  • Assist in business development and partnership activity, helping to deliver on several exciting brand partnership opportunities
  • Support in event management and attending trade shows to improve on partner relationships

Personal Specification

  • Strong copy-writing skills and impeccable attention to detail
  • Creative and innovative but comfortable being analytical
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Team player who’s also able to work autonomously


  • At least 1 years’ experience in a marketing position
  • Experience using Google Analytics and CMS platforms
  • Conservation charity background or proven interest preferred
  • Experience using photoshop and lightroom would be beneficial


  • Degree (or equivalent)
  • Additional marketing qualifications advantageous

To apply please email Charlie Drinkwater at and group marketing head Hannah Cornforth at with your CV and a cover letter.