Job Vacancy

Job Vacancy

Marketing & Business Development Officer

Kingscourt & Bailieborough, Co Cavan (Office based)

Link Credit Union Limited is a growing credit union serving over 17,000 members, with offices in Kingscourt and Bailieborough.  An exciting opportunity has arisen for a full-time Marketing Officer, to cover Maternity leave, to join Link Credit Union.  This position is on a Fixed Term Contract for 13 months.  This role will be focused on growing the credit unions lending, membership and brand identity. 

Role Summary:

The position will involve overall responsibility for implementation of the credit union business development strategy and will involve the development of annual marketing plans within an allocated budget and the implementation of agreed marketing initiatives.

Duties & Responsibilities to include:

  • To oversee, design and implement the overall marketing strategy for the credit union, including digital marketing strategy;
  • To ensure Link Credit Union is continuing to meet our members expectations, whilst growing our business responsibly through our marketing activity;
  • To conduct market research, data analysis and competitor monitoring to identify potential member services and lending opportunities in support of our marketing objectives;
  • To identify areas for enhancement of member service and the Link Credit Union brand;
  • To manage the production and control of appropriate sales support material and member information, including printing, and soft copy marketing items;
  • To develop and implement initiatives for promotions, events, member information and school programmes;
  • To develop and continually improve our online and social media presence

Requirements:

  • Appropriate third level degree or Marketing qualification, including digital marketing would be an advantage;
  • Previous marketing experience in a similar role, including proven social media experience and knowledge would be an advantage;
  • Possess good working knowledge of marketing software products and excellent analytical skills;
  • Customer focussed with an emphasis on delivery, proven problem-solving capabilities
  • Possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills;

Please apply by CV and cover letter to: careers@linkcu.ie

Closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm on Friday 11th February 2022.

Link Credit Union Limited is an Equal Opportunities employer and is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.

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