Marketing Officer


Fixed-term contract until 31st August 2022 (maternity cover)

About our organisation

The Soil Association, formed in 1946, is the only UK charity which works across the spectrum of human health, the environment and animal welfare. That’s because we cannot tackle these issues in isolation.

We campaign for change, we support farming innovation, we serve healthy food in communities, we support and grow the organic market and we protect forests. We couldn't do any of this without our supporters, partners, donors and dedicated staff. We make a difference in the world where it’s needed the most.

About the opportunity

Soil Association Certification is the UK’s leading organic certifier as well as certifying to other sustainability schemes globally. The Business Development team are responsible for growing the number of businesses that certify with us and communicating our value to our existing clients.

This role would be central in helping us to achieve this. You will work on a variety of food, farming and forestry B2B projects across the marketing mix, with a particular focus on email marketing, online content and design.

You’ll get to work within a dynamic, entrepreneurial and highly commercial team full of experts passionate about growing the organic market.

About you

We are looking for:

Experience across the marketing mix and confident across email marketing and online content creation.
Comfortable working with designers, and ideally using design programmes yourself
An excellent communicator
Highly organised and comfortable working in a fast-paced team

Important dates

Interviews are expected to take place: online, date TBC

How to apply:

Visit our website to submit your application form. Please note we look at applications on arrival and reserve the right to close this vacancy early. Please check your junk/spam folder if you do not receive a confirmation email upon submitting your application. Correspondence regarding your application will be sent through Hireful, our applicant tracking system, so please mark this as a safe sender. All candidates will subsequently receive an email from Hireful to confirm whether they have made it through to interview stage. For any queries, please contact Please note we do not accept CVs or Cover Letters. We know the value of diversity in nature and want it in our organisation. We recognize that diverse backgrounds and experiences will bring a fresh perspective to our work. If you're not sure about applying, please get in touch with us for a chat. Thank you for your interest in supporting our work at the Soil Association.

  • Closing Date:
  • Wednesday, 16 June, 2021 - 23:45

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