Jobs at Mumsnet: we're hiring!

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Mumsnet is a family-friendly employer
, and we try as far as possible to offer flexibility. If you work here, you'll never have to miss the school assembly or sports day (unless you want to!), or feel bad about asking to work from home if your child is sick.

Plus, the office is generally well-stocked with biscuits and cakes (and, on Fridays, wine).

Fancy being part of the team? Currently, we have the following positions open:


Mumsnet is on the look-out for a bright, hard-working intern to join the Commercial Project Management team.

This is a unique opportunity to work with an energetic and innovative group of people, and to gain skills and experience that will look fantastic on any CV. We’re always in the market for talented people - so there may be an opportunity for the right candidate to join us full-time at the end of the internship.

During your time with us, you'll learn about all aspects of our organisation and gain specific experience of online advertising campaigns. You’ll work closely with our all our internal teams including sales, editorial and social media.


Personal requirements: 

  • Hold a degree from a UK university, or equivalent
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Powerpoint
  • An understanding of online content management systems (for example, Wordpress)
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Great initiative and problem solving skills
  • A confident and friendly communicator - particularly dealing with colleagues and clients
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Ability to effectively prioritise a varied workload and deadlines
This is a six-month paid internship. The role is five days a week, and based in our offices in Kentish Town. To apply, please send your CV with a covering letter to internship@mumsnet.com with 'Commercial Projects intern' in the subject line by Monday 7 September.



We're looking for a bright, hardworking graduate with a strong desire to learn to join our internship program and work alongside the Client sales team within the Commercial Team.

This is a unique opportunity to work with an energetic and innovative group of people, and to gain skills and experience that will look fantastic on any CV. We're always on the lookout for talented people to join our team, so there may be an opportunity for the right candidate to join us full time at the end of the internship.

During your time with us, you'll learn about all aspects of our organisation and gain specific experience in the following:
  • Managing client relationships
  • Working with our social media team
  • Writing proposals for advertising campaigns
  • Project management
  • Reporting on Google Analytics, DFP, and Campaign Monitor
 
Personal requirements:
  • Hold a degree awarded by a UK university
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Strategic thinker
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Proficiency with social media
  • Ability to work under pressure and at speed
 
The role is five days a week, and based in our offices in Kentish Town. 
 
If you think this sounds like you, apply by sending your CV and covering letter to internship@mumsnet.com with 'Brand partnerships internship' in the subject line. 

Applications will close on Tuesday 15 August



Role: Full-time, permanent
Reports to: Events Manager

We run several large and small events over the year, from Bumpfest to Blogfest, Mumstock to Workfest and many more. Topics reflect what our communities are talking about and what is important for all parents and grandparents right now.

We’re looking for a bright, enthusiastic and hard working person to join our busy events team. Ideally, you will have six to 12 months experience of working in events and/or marketing with a keenness to learn and develop. The range of projects is vast and no two days are ever the same. 

This is a great opportunity to work within a dynamic, well-established organisation based in Kentish Town, London. 

Roles and responsibilities, to include:

Event Administration
  • Managing registration lists, databases and RSVPs
  • Delegate enquiries
  • Producing delegate collateral
  • Building and maintaining event calendars
  • Organising and minuting team meetings
Research
  • Researching topics and speakers
  • Writing programme copy & speaker briefings
  • Researching competitor activity
Sponsors
  • Liaising with sponsors for promotion and event activation
Promotion
  • Copywriting for website, event collateral, social media, newsletters
  • Creating event websites and uploading copy and pictures, using CMS
  • Implementing agreed promotional strategy for all events
Event management
  • Venue liaison
  • Supplier management: catering, production, AV etc.
  • Speaker liaison
  • Delegate registration
  • On-the-day management
  • Briefing support staff
  • Project managing selected events

Essential qualities and experience
  • Six to 12 months events and/or marketing experience
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Expert computer skills
  • Knowledge of digital marketing
  • Experience of social media marketing across all the main platforms
  • Ability to write copy for all marketing and promotional materials, including the website     and emails etc.
  • Brand knowledge and how to apply it to events
  • Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
  • Ability to find appropriate solutions to challenges – fast
  • Initiative and drive, the ability to take a project and run with it

Desirable qualities and experience
  • Educated to degree level
  • Demonstrate knowledge of the Mumsnet brand and user demographic
  • Demonstrate a clear understanding of Mumsnet events and why we do them
  • Engaging a community on social media

Out of hours work is expected, and lieu-time will be given in these circumstances.

Please send your CV and covering letter to mnhqjobs@mumsnet.com, quoting 'Events Assistant Application' in the subject line. Closing date: Friday 4 September 2015.


Trainee Insight Executive


The Insight team is a thriving and growing part of Mumsnet because brands want to hear what our members have to say about their products/services (some of our recent clients include Barclays, Aviva, Boots, EE, Tesco and Toyota). The range of projects we work on is vast so no two days are the same and there are always new opportunities for keen and enthusiastic team members to make their mark in the team.

We're looking to recruit a Trainee Insight Executive who is bright, enthusiastic, thorough and communicates well within a team. Previous experience within Market Research is not required, but office experience is desirable. This role would suit a recent graduate with an interest in research and brands.

Key responsibilities:
  • Assisting the other members of the insight team with day-to-day management of market research projects
  • Drafting quantitative surveys and qualitative discussion guide
  • Liaising with members of Mumsnet who participate in Insight projects
  • Helping to prepare reports and presentations
  • Desk Research to understand trends within the talk boards
  • Liaising with clients to make sure research projects run smoothly
  • Working with Sales team to co-ordinate insight elements of larger campaigns

Qualities we're looking for in this role include:
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently
  • Keen attention to detail in written and numerical outputs/documents
  • Expertise in power point and excel
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to find appropriate solutions to challenges quickly
  • Empathy with parents and parental issues
  • Initiative and drive - the ability, once trained, to take a project and run with it

Please send your CV and a covering letter to commercial@mumsnet.com, by Friday 4 September.

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