Digital Content Assistant
Salary circa £24,000, dependent on experience
United Response is an award winning national charity supporting young people and adults with a wide range of disabilities - including learning disabilities and autism - and mental health needs, to lead the life they want.
We’re looking for an enthusiastic, creative and digital-savvy person to join our communications team. Based at our Head Office in Croydon, but with home working encouraged, you’ll be helping the Digital Manager to maintain and create compelling, effective content for a range of digital assets and channels, with a focus on engaging our social media following and keeping the content on our website effective and current. You will also contribute to a variety of communications projects and campaigns.
Your role will involve writing and editing web copy of all types, coordinating the department’s social media and blogging output, filming and editing impactful video content, monitoring social media channels and regularly and strategically posting to those channels.
You will also be responsible for conducting digital outreach by engaging with external websites, forums or social media spaces and will provide best practice guidance on digital to the department and the rest of the organisation. In addition, you will measure the impact of our social media and video outputs using social analytics tools and Google Analytics.
We are seeking a candidate, educated to Degree standard (or equivalent), who can demonstrate relevant experience and an appetite to learn and develop in this role.
With a high standard of written communication skills, you will have excellent organisational skills with the ability to juggle priorities and will be extremely self-motivated. Creative and adaptable, you should be familiar with content management systems and with a variety of social media channels. Great people skills are also important.
Rewards and benefits
In return for your passion and commitment, we offer a comprehensive benefits package including:
- Paid annual leave
- Pension Contribution
- Access to free occupational health, physiotherapy, counselling and advice services
- Fully paid training and access to nationally recognised qualifications
- Travel to work scheme (season ticket loan)
- Access to an online shopping platform with discounts from over 3,500 retailers
We want to recruit people with different skills, life experiences and from different backgrounds. We would especially welcome applications from BAME communities and/or lived experience of a disability or long term health conditions