Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, East of England

£20,000 to £22,000 based on skills and experience


About the organisation

Shine is the only national charity dedicated to supporting people with Spina Bifida and Hydrocephalus in England, Wales and No... Read more

Job Description

Shine is a national charity supporting people living with or affected by spina bifida and hydrocephalus.

Based in Peterborough, Shine’s Marketing and Communications team provide support to both the charity’s fundraising and health services across England, Wales and Northern Ireland, helping deliver national campaigns, promote local events and activities, and create engaging, informative content for members and stakeholders alike.

We're seeking a Digital Communications Assistant who will be responsible for maintenance and development of the charity’s digital portfolio including our social media, online publications and a brand new website which launches later this year.

Department: Fundraising and Communications

Reports to: Marketing and Communications Manager

Nature: Fixed contract to 30 April 2019 (with possibility of extension).

Salary: £20 - £22k per annum, depending on skills and experience.

Location: Peterborough, Head Office

Closing Date: 5pm on Wednesday 2 May 2018

Purpose of job:

Shine are looking for a proactive individual to help take our digital communication to the next level. A varied role, applicants will need to be flexible and willing to take on a range of tasks.

  • You will write, edit and produce content for Shine's website and social media channels and will help to monitor and evaluate our digital work.
  • You will research new ways to raise Shine's digital profile and support wider activity across the communications department when required.
  • Organised and enthusiastic, you will have a demonstrable interest in digital communications.
  • You will have some experience of using content management systems, along with an eye for detail and excellent written and verbal communication skills.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person to develop their experience in a fast moving communications department.

Please submit CV and covering letter to apply for this post.

Shine is a Disability Confident employer

If a disabled applicant meets the minimum criteria for the job, they will be given the opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at an interview

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