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Marketing Officer – North Kildare


As a medium-sized credit union based in North Kildare, Kilcloon Credit Union has experienced steady growth over the past number of years and now desires to proactively build on that growth in the years ahead in accordance with its strategic objectives. To support that desire and drive growth we are now looking to hire a Marketing Officer on an outsourced Fixed Term Contract basis.


The Role

Reporting to the CEO you will:

  • Execute strategies aimed at loan and membership growth in line with our strategic objectives;

  • Devise and oversee cost effective advertising campaigns and promotional activities;

  • Propose and follow through on new/enhanced strategies aimed at growth;

  • Enhance member engagement using both digital and non-digital communication channels, ensuring clear, up-to-date and coherent messaging;

  • Be responsible for maintaining Kilcloon Credit Union’s online/digital presence across all platforms;

  • Evaluate and propose strategic partnerships/alliances with the local business community;

  • Co-ordinate community sponsorship initiatives;

  • Represent Kilcloon Credit Union as required at relevant industry events/seminars.


The Person

You will:

  • Ideally have a background in the credit union/financial services sector and have relevant marketing experience;

  • Be familiar with and competent in utilising the leading social media platforms and widely available online marketing supports/tools;

  • Be proficient in the use of the MS Office suite of products;

  • Well-organised, with an ability to self-manage and use your initiative;

  • Hold a professional/business-related qualification, and/or working towards the CU Pathways Diploma, QFA, or similar etc., although not essential this is desirable.


You should email your interest to ceo@kilcu.ie by close of business 29th January 2021, along with a copy of your CV and a covering note outlining why you feel you are qualified for the role, your fee expectations and notice period if any.
Kilcloon Credit Union, is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland (344CU) and is an equal opportunities employer. Canvassing will disqualify.