Launched in 2011, Historypin (historypin.org) is a social enterprise that supports communities in sharing and exploring local history online and making connections in their neighbourhoods to increase local social capital. To date, 65,000 people aabout.historypin.org/teamnd 3,000 libraries, archives and museums have shared over 400,000 memories which are explored by people worldwide.
King’s Cross Story Palace aims to create a community-led history of the area over the past 100 years – through a programme of activities, public events, exhibitions and printed materials. The project is funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund and led by Historypin in partnership with the Building Exploratory with 30+ local organisations, institutions and groups participating.
The Marketing & Project Coordinator will be based at the Historypin office and will support the work of the King’s Cross Story Palace project team. The person will be responsible for administration, event coordination, database management, communications and facilitating contact with the project team, local partners and volunteers.
Once the project ends in November, there is a strong possibility for this role to extend into marketing, events and sales coordination for Historypin overall. Specifically focusing on our storytelling methodology and product, Storybox.
About Historypin: https://about.historypin.org/team/
Post Location: London
Post Duration: 8 months (with a strong possibility of extension)(months)
Post Hours: 35 per week
Salary:£24,000 – £26,000 (pro rata)£per anum pro rata
To apply please email a CV and covering letter detailing your suitability for the role against the Person Specification to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications due: 19 March, 9:00am with interviews on the 26/27 March