Title: Digital Editor
Salary: £28,250-£31,500 per annum + London allowance
Hours: 35 hours per week
Contract Type: Permanent
Based: Remote working - London based
Closing date: 30th September 2021
Interview date: TBC
The Digital Editor supports the charity's strategic objectives by planning, creating and reviewing the charity's content in digital channels. You'll be working on the charity's corporate blog, the online magazine Talkabout and social media content - sourcing and creating blogs, videos, stories and other sharable, exciting content, along with other tasks such as ongoing website edits and web page creation. An advocate for user-first content design, you'll work closely with the Digital team and the Senior Digital Editor on innovative solutions that address audience and organisation needs, making sure the tools we have are used to their full potential and support our campaigns. In all your work, you'll ensure appropriateness for audiences and adherence to brand guidelines and quality.
What we are looking for:
- Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to write copy for various different channels.
- Ability to communicate with people from technical and non-technical backgrounds to ensure the smooth running of the website and digital campaigns.
- High-level ability with content management systems (ideally Episerver) along with good knowledge of content design and website principles.
- The proven ability to work as part of a team.
- The ability to prioritise tasks and manage your own workload, while taking a flexible approach and meeting challenging deadlines.
- Knowledge of social media and email marketing.
- Knowledge of SEO best practice.
- Knowledge of digital marketing and how it works in conjunction with a wider campaign
- Experience of working to briefs and communicating with clients when briefs need to change or adapt.
What's in it for you:
- Continued access to NHS Pension Scheme (subject to eligibility)
- Marie Curie Group Personal Pension Scheme
- Season ticket loan
- Loan schemes for bikes; computers and satellite navigation systems
- Continuous development
- Industry leading training programmes
- Employee Assistance Program
- Flexible Working
Mandatory Requirement- To qualify for this position candidate must enclose a covering letter along with the CV.
For more information or an informal chat please contact the Senior Digital Editor Oliver Wheaton at .
Marie Curie is committed to its values, which underpin our work. We take stringent steps to ensure that the people who join our organisation through employment or volunteering, are suitable for their roles and are committed to safeguarding all our people from harm. This includes our staff, volunteers and all those who use or come into contact with our services. We are dedicated to creating not just a safe place to work but also a supportive and rewarding one.
We are committed to a world where everyone can thrive and fulfil their potential. We are devoted to the social justice imperatives and organisational benefits of full diversity, inclusion and equity in the workplace, and are a Stonewall champion. We actively encourage and welcome applications from candidates of diverse cultures, perspectives and lived experiences.
This role will be subject to receiving a satisfactory Enhanced criminal record check.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early. Agencies need not apply.
Every day of your life matters - from the first to the last. When you work for Marie Curie, you understand that better than ever. We're a passionate, committed, and diverse team of more than 4,400 staff and 12,000 volunteers, here for people living with any terminal illness, and their families. We offer expert care, guidance, and support, to help them get the most from the time they have left.
Everyone knows our daffodil, but it's our warmth, creativity and care that touch lives. Here, we take the time to really get to know the people we care for and those who love them. And we do whatever it takes to give them the final days and hours they deserve.