Job referenece : SRF41204-R1
Whiteknights Reading, United Kingdom
Closing date : July 4, 2023
Job live date: March 14, 2023
Salary: £27,000 to $32,411 year
Employment type : AAS-Clerical
Marketing Communication & Engagement Department
Marketing Engagement Division
36 hours each week
Kind of employment: Full-time, Permanent
The University of Reading, one of the top research-intensive universities in the UK, is looking for a talented social media specialist to join its brand-new Digital Campaigns and Engagement team.
The Digital Campaigns and Engagement Officer, working as part of a team to manage the institution’s broad channel mix to engage a daily audience of more than 300,000 users, will have experience managing social media channels in a professional environment.
You will play a significant role in the conception and execution of digital media campaigns if you have the necessary skills for creating interesting content that appeals to a variety of different audiences.
Using the expertise from both your team and the larger Marketing Communications and Engagement Department, you will collaborate with colleagues throughout the University to understand requirements and contribute to the development of a suitable solution.
In order to improve future delivery, you will also assist in managing these initiatives and reporting on their efficacy.
● The capacity to balance competing demands and set priorities
● Knowledge of a variety of social media platforms.
● Excellent written and verbal communication abilities; the capacity to produce clear, compelling writing for a non-technical audience
● The capacity to recognize marketing problems and start finding solutions
● Capability to create innovative content delivery strategies for campaigns
● Expertise in managing marketing campaigns that use social media to increase engagement
● Demonstrated management abilities, particularly the ability to counsel important stakeholders on marketing, social media, and new business opportunities.
Being a member of an organization committed to improving the world, this is a position where you can truly make a difference. Join us by coming.
Details of informal contacts
Head of Digital Engagement & Campaigns
Email for contact:
Interviews will take place on April 21.
All applications—including those from job seekers who need sponsorship to work in the UK—will be taken into consideration. Sponsorship under the Skilled Worker Route may be feasible based on the applicable SOC code for this role. Candidates should confirm that they can obtain the necessary number of points under the PBS. The UK Visas and Immigration Website has additional details about this.
The University is dedicated to creating an open and diverse workforce, endorses the Athena SWAN Charter for gender equality and the Racial Equality Charter, and is a Diversity Champion for Stonewall, the foremost LGBT+ rights organization. Applicants for part-time, flexible, and job-share arrangements are encouraged and will be taken into account in accordance with business demands.