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London

Up to £28000 per annum


Merrifield Consultants are delighted to be partnering with a renowned Medical Charity to recruit an Education and Events Executive.

The Medical Charity are seeking a dynamic and passionate Education and Events Executive to join the Medical Charity team on a 6-month contract.

Job Title: Education and Events Executive

Contract: 6 month contract

Salary: £28,000 per annum

Hours: 35 hours per week (flexible working within core hours)

Location: Central London, Hybrid

Start Date: ASAP

Responsibilities:

  • Project manage all aspects of the event cycle for educational programmes.
  • Actively seek sponsorships, manage relationships with sponsors, process invoices, and ensure strong partnerships for future investment.
  • Compile event budgets, monitor income and expenditure, and present financial updates.
  • Produce content for communication and marketing.
  • Liaise with course leads, manage faculty arrangements, and coordinate catering and venue hire.
  • Be the main point of contact for delegate queries, providing onsite support at events.
  • Follow up on events by disseminating certificates and presentations to attendees and producing detailed event reports.

Skills and Experience Required

  • Effective management of varied workloads.
  • Experience working with stakeholders at different levels.
  • Ability to work independently, solving problems as they arise.
  • Understanding of social media platforms and other marketing tools.
  • Project management and problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software and Zoom Video Conferencing platform.

If you are passionate about medical education, projects, and events, please apply today.

We practice a diverse and inclusive recruitment process that ensures equal opportunity for all we work with, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age or gender. As an organisation, we encourage applications from all backgrounds and will ensure measures are met when required, to allow a fair process throughout.

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City of London

Medical Membership Organisation

£40000 - £43000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension


Merrifield Consultants are delighted to be partnering with a leading Medical Membership Organisation to recruit a dynamic Communications Manager. This is a part-time role offering an exciting opportunity to join an organisation dedicated to advancing knowledge and innovation in healthcare.

Position: Communications Manager
Contract: Part-time 3 days, Permanent
Location: Central London, 2 days in the office per week
Salary: £40000 – £43000/annum pro-rated

As the Communications Manager, you will lead the strategic development and implementation of communication initiatives. You will have the opportunity to shape the organisation’s messaging, enhance its public image, and engage with stakeholders across the healthcare sector.

Details of the Role:

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement comprehensive communication strategies aligned with the organisation’s objectives.
  • Lead corporate partnership initiatives and engagement with external stakeholders.
  • Manage brand identity and ensure consistency across all communication channels.
  • Oversee digital marketing efforts including social media, website management, and newsletters.
  • Coordinate promotional campaigns and events to enhance organisational visibility.
  • Serve as the primary contact for media relations and PR activities.
  • Support the development of membership engagement campaigns and initiatives.

Person Specifications:

  • Proven experience in developing and implementing communication and marketing plans, preferably within the charity or membership sector.
  • Strong project management skills with a minimum of 5 years’ experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to create engaging content.
  • Ability to work autonomously and collaboratively within a team environment.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and social media platforms.
  • Demonstrated ability to build and maintain strong working relationships.

If you are a passionate and experienced Communications Manager looking to make a difference in the healthcare sector, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

We practice a diverse and inclusive recruitment process that ensures equal opportunity for all we work with, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age or gender. As an organisation, we encourage applications from all backgrounds and will ensure measures are met when required, to allow a fair process throughout.

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Leatherhead

Children's charity

Up to £29500 per annum


Merrifield Consultants are delighted to be partnering with a leading children’s charity based in Surrey to recruit an enthusiastic and talented Marketing & Communications Executive.

This is a unique opportunity to make a significant impact in a highly rewarding role. You will be part of a dynamic team dedicated to supporting families with children who have life-threatening or terminal illnesses. Your work will help ensure these families receive the expert, practical, and emotional support they need to make the most of their time together.

The Marketing & Communications Executive will play a key role in implementing and evaluating marketing strategies and campaigns.

Job Title: Marketing & Communications Executive
Location: Surrey
Salary: £29,500/annum
Permanent
Full-time office based (some flexible working options available)

Key Responsibilities:

  • Content Creation: Develop engaging content for social media, blogs, press releases, campaign copy, e-newsletters, website pages, and more.
  • Social Media Management: Create, schedule, and monitor organic social media posts, staying abreast of trends and reporting on performance.
  • Campaign Coordination: Manage cross-channel content calendars, ensuring consistent and compelling messaging across all platforms.
  • Media Relations: Identify and craft compelling stories to pitch to media outlets, raising the charity’s profile.
  • Digital and Print Assets: Collaborate with teams to create impactful digital and printed materials for campaigns and publications.
  • Influencer Engagement: Support the engagement of new influencers, media contacts, and suppliers to amplify the charity’s message.
  • Support for Families: Develop content that places family stories at the heart of communications, ensuring their voices are heard.

Person Specification:

  • Experience in delivering integrated marketing campaigns and managing social media channels.
  • Experience in the charity sector.
  • Experience working with marketing agencies and freelancers.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with an eye for detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, CRM, CSM, social media scheduling systems, Canva, and Adobe Suite.
  • Ability to work collaboratively with various stakeholders.
  • Strong organisational skills and the ability to manage multiple priorities.

Special Conditions:

  • Occasional requirement to work evenings and/or weekends.
  • Some travel within the UK may be required.
  • Valid driving licence preferred.

If you are a passionate marketing professional looking to make a difference, we would love to hear from you. Apply now to join a dedicated team making a real impact on the lives of families in need.

We practice a diverse and inclusive recruitment process that ensures equal opportunity for all we work with, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age or gender. As an organisation, we encourage applications from all backgrounds and will ensure measures are met when required, to allow a fair process throughout.

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City of London

International Development Charity

Up to £36452 per annum + travel allowance up to £3,600


Merrifield Consultants are delighted to be partnering with an International Development Charity to recruit an Administrative Secretary to join their team.

As an Administrative Secretary, you will provide essential support to the project director and team, ensuring smooth operations and effective communication within the department.

Salary: £36,452 plus travel allowance up to £3,600 depending on the zone
Contract: Maternity cover for 1 year
Location: Central London
Office-based, 5 days per week, 35 hours (flexible start/finish, core hours 10am-4pm)
Annual Leave: 28 days plus bank holidays
International Travel: Rwanda for 3 weeks (July)

Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and schedule meetings, appointments, and travel arrangements for the team.
  • Manage calendars and ensure timely responses to emails and correspondence.
  • Record and distribute minutes of meetings, ensuring actions are followed up on.
  • Assist in the preparation of reports, presentations, and other documents.
  • Monitor deadlines and follow up on outstanding tasks.
  • Process expense claims accurately into NetSuite and handle financial transactions as required.
  • Act as a primary point of contact for internal and external stakeholders, including international teams, handling enquiries and requests professionally.
  • Maintain organised filing systems, both physical and digital, ensuring easy access to information.
  • Assist in the coordination of special events, conferences, and workshops internationally, including logistical arrangements such as travel booking.

Person Specifications:

  • Must be able to travel outside of the UK when needed. (Including Rwanda)
  • Should possess 3 to 5 years of secretarial/administrative experience.
  • Experience in minute-taking, ideally during committee meetings.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Experience in a fast-paced office environment.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to multitask and prioritise work effectively.
  • Attention to detail and deadline oriented.
  • Proactive and able to work both independently and within a team.
  • Highly confidential and diplomatic.

If you are a proactive and organised individual with the necessary skills and experience, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity.

For more information, contact Akash at Merrifield Consultants.

We practice a diverse and inclusive recruitment process that ensures equal opportunity for all we work with, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age or gender. As an organisation, we encourage applications from all backgrounds and will ensure measures are met when required, to allow a fair process throughout.

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West End

Merrifield Consultants

£45000 - £52000 per annum


Merrifield Consultants are thrilled to be working in partnership with The Diocese of London to recruit a Senior Fundraising Manager – someone with the skills and experience to build upon recent successes in securing funding for medium and large projects and help strengthen and implement a robust fundraising strategy. This role will be key in driving the organisations’ long-term strategic goal of improving the condition of churches across the Diocese so they can function more effectively as places of worship and community activity. They will also help promote crucial initiatives in areas such as environment and sustainability, community welfare and equality, diversity and inclusion.

Role: Senior Fundraising Manager (Trusts and Statutory)

Reporting to: Head of Development

Location: Westminster, Greater London, Hybrid, on site 3 days a week

Terms: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £45,000 – £52,000 per year

The London Diocesan Fund (LDF) is one of the largest charities in the UK and is the administrative centre of the part of the Church of England that makes up the Diocese of London. Parishes in the Diocese each represent an independent but affiliated charity, containing more than 400 places of worship, many of which are historically significance and in need of investment.

The Senior Fundraising Manager will work strategically as part of the Development team to secure funds for the repair and rejuvenation of churches within the Diocese’ portfolio. Ensuring all fundraising initiatives address local need and contribute to the regeneration of communities, the post-holders will work with parishes to identify funding opportunities and potential partnerships with community groups, heritage organisations to ensure the long-term sustainability of churches, and the services they provide to local communities. The distribution of tasks will be determined by the skills and experience of the candidates appointed.

Key skills/experience/knowledge:

  • Significant and varied fundraising, including a proven track record of securing grants from local authorities.
  • Ability to work with a diverse client base.
  • Experience of planning, managing fundraising targets and budgets.
  • Experience of submitting applications for capital projects of £500,000 or more to the National Lottery Heritage or Community Fund
  • Excellent knowledge of relevant Trusts and Foundations and National Lottery funding programmes
  • Understanding of development and delivery phases of capital projects

We are also looking for a self-motivated, highly organised individual who can demonstrate a creative approach to problem solving and have the ability to develop excellent working relationships across different teams and locations.

Interested candidates must also be able to work flexible hours on occasion (time off in lieu will be given for occasional evening work) and be willing to travel to various locations in London to attend meetings, and events.

Closing date: Please apply at your earliest convenience as applications are being reviewed on a rolling basis.

1st Stage interviews (Virtual): Week commencing 29th April

2nd stage interviews (In-Person): Week commencing 6th May

To find out more about these opportunities or to make an application, please get in touch with Emma at Merrifield Consultants: emma.bell@merrifieldconsultants.co.uk

We practice a diverse and inclusive recruitment process that ensures equal opportunity for all we work with, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age or gender. As an organisation, we encourage applications from all backgrounds and will ensure measures are met when required, to allow a fair process throughout.

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West End

Merrifield Consultants

£30000 - £35000 per annum


Merrifield Consultants are delighted to be partnering with the UK’s longest-serving children’s charity to find a senior fundraising executive, someone to produce engaging content for supporters – inspiring them to give through direct marketing campaigns – whilst managing and delivering excellent supporter care, customer service and donor administration, assisting in the development and management of the supporter database (Raiser’s Edge) and ensuring robust policies and procedures are implemented.

Role: Senior Fundraising Executive (marketing, campaigns and supporter journeys)

Reports to: Head of Individual Giving

Location: Camden, London

Terms: Full time, permanent, hybrid (number of days in the office negotiable)

Salary: £30k – £35k depending on experience

Coram is the UK’s longest-serving children’s charity, having been established in 1739 as the Foundling Hospital by Captain Thomas Coram. They aim to give children the best possible start in life and have been finding new ways to help them for over 280 years.

Coram’s Individual Giving team has responsibility for supporter care, customer service and donor administration and managing the charity’s supporter database. Coram has been growing its investment in Individual Giving for a number of years, has a loyal and very generous supporter base and an ambition to see this grow and develop further by embracing new ideas. The team has an exciting future and this role will play a key part in its success.

This is an ideal opportunity for someone to develop their fundraising skills in direct marketing, existing customer service and database skills.

Skills and Experience needed:

  • Good understanding of supporter / customer care
  • Experience of working within a supporter services or customer care role
  • Experience of working with a database and willing to develop further expertise
  • A confident self-starter, able to work independently to hit deadlines and targets.
  • Excellent verbal communication and telephone skills, with an ability to empathise with people of all backgrounds
  • Ability to write good copy for areas such as appeals, thank you letters and other literature
  • Basic knowledge of Direct Marketing
  • Basic knowledge of Data Protection/General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)

This is an ideal opportunity for someone to develop their fundraising skills in direct marketing, existing customer service and database skills.

Closing date for applications: Monday 1st July

1st stage Interviews: w/c 8th July

To make an enquiry or to apply please contact Emma Bell at Merrifield Consultants: emma.bell@merrifieldconsultants.co.uk

We practice a diverse and inclusive recruitment process that ensures equal opportunity for all we work with, irrespective of race, sexual orientation, mental or physical disability, age or gender. As an organisation, we encourage applications from all backgrounds and will ensure measures are met when required, to allow a fair process throughout.

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