Digital and social media officer
City of London Police
Location: Guildhall Yard East, London EC2V
Contract Type: Permanent
Salary: Starting at £33,390 per annum inclusive of London Weighting
Closing Date: 3 April 2018 (5pm)
We need a Digital Communicator with a creative spark to ensure that our digital channels and social media channels are a source of timely, accurate and relevant information for users.
You will assist the Communications Department with digital communication by managing the day-to-day administration of the force’s external websites, intranet site and a number of social media channels. We’ll also look to you to create materials, edit photo and video for the websites, intranet and social media channels. It’s an exciting time to join us as we continue to expand our use of social media and digital channels. You will have the chance to inform our social media strategy as you embed the use of social media platforms throughout the organisation while ensuring its use is consistent and measured.
Your excellent English skills, including writing for the web, will be matched by knowledge of digital technologies, how they work and their purpose. The ability to use video editing products to produce internet-ready content will be essential, as will experience of creating graphics, photo cropping, resizing and using a CMS to update an organisation’s website.
Your strong analytical and presentation skills, will enable you to produce comprehensive reports on web, intranet and social media engagement.
Policing the Square Mile brings with it particular challenges, quite unlike any other policing area within the UK. To recognise this, we offer a wide range of benefits, including a subsidised canteen, employee discounts, season ticket loan, flexible working and access to the local government pension scheme. We also support your personal and professional development by offering a leadership programme, 360 personal reviews, and generous sponsorship for courses.
Come and join our unique and dynamic environment.
If you would like to discuss the post in more detail, please contact Michael Frost by emailing email@example.com
Applicants who fail to address the skills/knowledge/experience of the job description will not be considered .
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The City of London Police is keen to promote flexible working and will, subject to operational policing requirements, proactively consider all applications to work flexibly.
The City of London Police is committed to equal opportunities and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.
This vacancy is open only to those who have the right to work in the UK.
Applicants will need to successfully pass management and security vetting.
Please note that CVs are not accepted.
The Closing date for receipt of applications is Tuesday 3 April 2018