Role overview

As part of the Group Marketing function, we are now looking to recruit a Group Digital Marketing Executive to support the Senior Subscriptions Marketing Manager in developing and executing marketing plans with a specific remit around devising and executing email strategy that increases audience growth and revenue objectives across all The Big Issue product propositions. 

The candidate will have a clear and demonstrable understanding of digital marketing strategies and tactics, with a minimum of one year's experience in a similar role. They will be highly analytical, using data to drive decisions that deliver effective digital campaigns.  The candidate will have specific experience in planning and executing email campaigns including a thorough understanding of data segmentation and setting up multiple consumer journeys.    

As we are a small team the candidate will also be expected to support on a variety of projects and must be able to prioritise a varied workload.

Salary and Benefits Include:

  • Salary of up to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience
  • Incremental holiday entitlement starting at 25 days per year plus bank holidays (pro-rata for part time staff) plus paid leave to care for a sick child or grandchild and a sick or elderly relation
  • Incremental sick pay starting at 5 days per rolling year
  • Enhanced contribution to our workplace pension 
  • Enhanced maternity/paternity pay
  • Training and development opportunities including an open learning library and management training schemes
  • Health benefits include life cover, a health Cashplan scheme which provides access to counselling and a range of therapies

Please note that we reserve the right to review and amend our staff benefits and they do not form part of any contract of employment.

Workplace details

This role will be based at our Finsbury Park office although you will need to travel within the UK on occasion. We also offer the option for flexible/home-working from day 1 of employment.

When you click on Apply you will be asked to complete a short application form and then to upload your CV and a covering letter detailing your interest and suitability for the role.

If you have any queries, please email stating the job title.


The Big Issue Group is striving towards Equal Opportunities

We particularly welcome applications from those who are underrepresented in our sector, such as women in senior roles, and people with disabilities and from Black and Minority Ethnic communities.


Since 1991, The Big Issue has fought poverty by creating opportunities and supporting people to take control of their lives. Over time our organisation has grown and now The Big Issue Group consists of The Big Issue Company Ltd and Big Issue Invest Ltd (our social investment arm).


Contract type



35 per week


Up to £27,000 per annum


We are proud of our family-friendly and flexible working environment and while this is a full-time role, we can offer flexibility of hours and some flexibility of place of work as standard. While you will need to spend a part of your working week in our Finsbury Park head office, we have the technology to enable remote working. We have no service qualification to submit a flexible working request and we would welcome a discussion on how you would like to organise your hours of work. As well as a salary commensurate with our sector, we offer 3 days paid leave in a rolling year to care for a sick child or grandchild, 3 days paid leave in a rolling year to care for a sick or elderly relative, a generous maternity package, an incremental holiday scheme, an enhanced contribution into our workplace pension, life cover, a healthcare cash plan, access to an open learning library and other learning & development opportunities.We have the technology to allow remote working for part of your working week. We offer a salary commensurate with a social enterprise, an enhanced contribution to your workplace pension, incremental holiday entitlement, life cover, a healthcare scheme, unlimited access to our open learning library, up to 6 days paid leave to care for a sick child or elderly relation and the exciting opportunity to be part of a mission-driven social enterprise. We are equipped for flexible working and while you will need to spend most of your week with your team in our Finsbury Park head office, we would welcome a discussion on how you would like to arrange your hours of work. We particularly welcome applicants from those who are underrepresented, such as women in senior roles such as this, disabled people and people from Black and Minority Ethnic communities.