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British Council in the Czech Republic and Slovakia is currently looking for an agile and energetic person who is able to adapt quickly, for the Marketing Officer post. This role will support English marketing activities in the cluster by implementing our marketing strategy and providing exceptional support to events, programmes and activities contributing to the overall impact we make in these markets and work with our wider marketing community and local teams in understanding and expanding audiences, markets, and channels of communication, especially digital, by actively managing our meaningful engagement with target audiences and customers.

Marketing and Communications at the British Council is a strategic function which drives awareness, understanding and engagement with us across our diverse audiences. We use insight, knowledge and analysis of our market and our customers to engage them with our work and our products and services in the most impactful and effective way. We lead the development of our brand and use our expertise to tell inspiring stories to enhance our global reputation, build lifelong relationships, engage our staff, and demonstrate our impact.

Our English business unit promotes high-quality English teaching and learning, supporting the UK’s English language teaching sector. We provide high-quality English teaching through our network of teaching centres and online and through blended learning. And we connect English teachers throughout the world with through our trusted networks and access to resources to support their work.

The position is intended for recent graduates, looking to start and develop their career in marketing.

The job´s location is either Czech Republic (Prague) or Slovakia (Bratislava), depending on the location of the successful candidate.

The competencies, skills and knowledge we require for this full time job are among others:

- Degree or professional qualification in marketing or business

- Experience in a marketing assistant position at a national level (including internships, freelance work and projects

- CIM Marketing Competencies: Insights (Level 2), Integrated marketing communications (Level 2), Monitoring and measuring effectiveness (Level 2).

- Strong level of written and spoken English (B2 level)

- spoken and written Slovak (if based in Slovakia), Czech (if based in Czech Republic) – native, or full professional proficiency

The starting date as soon as possible 2022 and the contract is full time, with a duration depending on local legislation of the country the position will be based in (Czech Republic or Slovakia).

If you feel you meet the profile, please visit or (About us / Careers) for further information about how to apply and a link to application.

The closing date for Applications is Sunday 03 July 2022.

Do not provide us with CVs or any other documents, please - they will not be used to make selection decisions. This is to ensure consistency in assessing all candidates.

Informace o pozici

British Council
Politických vězňů 935/13, Praha – Nové Město
Panská 17, Bratislava, Bratislava
Required education: Bachelor's
Required languages: Czech (Proficient), English (Proficient), Slovak (Proficient)
Salary: 28 750 – 33 083 CZK / month
Benefits: Cell phone, Notebook, Flexible start/end of working hours, Holidays 5 weeks, Refreshments on workplace, Sick days, Occasional work from home, The possibility of study leave
Listed in: Marketing, Brand manager, Marketing communication, Marketing specialist
Employment form
Employment form: Full-time work
Contract duration
Contract duration: Limited (temporary)
Employment contract
Employment contract: employment contract
Employer type: Employer

Also suitable for graduates.