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£35,000 - £40,000 per year
Permanent, Contract, Full-time
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Job description

We are a medium-sized charity looking for an experienced Communications Manager to work in a high profile and fast-moving narrative. We work in a high-pressured environment, so a calm resilience is important. You’ll value collaboration and will be a natural communicator and digital expert. If you understand how to use audience insights, the importance of value-based messaging, why storytelling matters and have a strong understanding of the role of digital in changing attitudes, we’d love to hear from you.

Job Description

Develop and implement a digital communications strategy for Care4Calais across social media, website and email marketing, to achieve greater visibility and engagement.

Responsibilities will include

  • Day-to-day management and content creation for social media channels, increasing reach across Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 
  • Regularly updating the website, creating trusted, informative and up-to-date content.
  • Using analytics to continuously evaluate the digital strategy and advise the wider team. 
  • Increase awareness of Care4Calais and refugee protection issues.  Keep up to date with sector developments and promote pro-migration messaging. 
  • Work with our volunteers and partners on the ground to identify storytelling opportunities. 
  • Stay up to date on developments with digital technology, identifying new opportunities.

The ideal person

  • Understanding of and empathy with the refugee and migration sector and experience working with sensitive and politically controversial topics. 
  • Up-to-date knowledge of content and social strategy, user experience principles and emerging digital trends. Demonstrated experience managing social media channels and content management systems. 
  • Skilled copywriter, with an ability to translate complex and sensitive narratives into easily accessible stories. 
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills with ability to negotiate and manage multiple priorities - practical, pragmatic and effective.
  • Exceptional communication, collaboration, influencing and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent coaching skills

Please provide a covering letter that explains why you are suitable for this role and why you want to work with Care4Calais - we will only consider applications that are accompanied by a covering letter.

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Care4Calais

Care4Calais is a volunteer run charity delivering essential aid and support to refugees living in the worst conditions... Read more

Refreshed on: 27 April 2021
Closing date: 06 June 2021
Tags: Communications, PR, Digital

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