Events & Marketing Co-ordinator


Calling all skilled marketing, events and communications professionals.

An exciting opportunity exists to join Penarth Town Council in a newly created role.

Are you a creative, dynamic thinker with a passion for improving local services?


Scale: SCP 12- 17, £21,589 – £23,836

(salary will start at £21,589)


Penarth Town Council is developing its activities to further improve this vibrant town.

To support this, we are seeking a passionate and skilled professional with marketing, events and/or communications experience.

Penarth Town Council operates in the Town & Community Council sector, the grass roots of local government.  We are one of 735 town and community councils in Wales, one of the largest that operates across Wales and the second largest in the Vale of Glamorgan.

There is an opportunity to assist the team in driving the projects and plans of the Town Council forward.  The role seeks an experienced, organised and strategic thinker who can develop marketing and the events programme.

You will have a passion for marketing, with good design skills and thorough experience of a variety of marketing and communication channels.

You will have experience of income generation, website management and a high level of customer service.

Penarth Town Council is responsible for several services and venues. These continue to expand with numerous exciting projects in development. Penarth’s events programme continues to grow each year.

Penarth Town Council is at the forefront of driving the town’s success forward.  We seek a team player who can:

  • Deliver an excellent marketing and events strategy
  • Deliver projects and schemes within designated budgets
  • Manage excellent customer service
  • Hold strong IT and communication skills
  • Lead on new initiatives that drive and increase sales for all Town Council venues


This is a full time, permanent post.

If you are interested in applying and for further details about the role, please download the job description, person specification and application form in the job pack.  CVs will not be accepted. 

Details available at:

The closing date for applications to be received is 12 noon on 3rd September 2019. 

If you would like an informal chat about the role, please call, Nicholas McDonald, Principal Officer, Services Development on 029 20 700721. Application forms can be downloaded from

All completed application forms to be e-mailed to

Penarth Town Council is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment.