Motoring Communications and Events Manager

Epsom, Surrey
Salary circa £35k plus excellent benefits
22 Feb 2013
22 Mar 2013
Jemma Rapson
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Contract Type
Full Time

The Royal Automobile Club is the UK’s oldest motoring club with a long history of promoting automobilism.  Based in London’s Pall Mall and with a country clubhouse at Woodcote Park, Epsom, it offers outstanding social and sporting activities whilst remaining a centre for the automotive sector, whether sporting or industry. As a founder member of the FIA and with representation on the FIA and the UK governing body, it continues to play an active role in motoring for the benefit of its members and the wider audience.

With motoring remaining core to the Club it is looking for an exceptional individual to take responsibility for internal and external communications, organising events, working with the Club’s partners and developing the profile of the Club’s major trophies and events.

The successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual with proven ability in copywriting and editing, plus an understanding of new media. They will have knowledge and experience of events, plus a commitment to excellence. Knowledge of the UK automotive industry and motorsports will be an advantage. Excellent personal administrative and interpersonal skills are required.

The Role:

Reporting to the Motoring Secretary and based at the Woodcote Park clubhouse.

Responsibility for communications with members and partners plus an external PR programme, using all appropriate media channels.

Marketing the Club’s motoring activities and building relationships with institutions and partners.

Originating, developing and managing both member events and promoted events.

Representing the Club’s motoring interests at national and international level.

Closing date for applications is Thursday 28 March 2013.

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