Digital Content & Social Media Officer

Arts Uni­ver­si­ty Ply­mouth (AUP) is look­ing to appoint a Dig­i­tal Con­tent & Social Media Offi­cer to join our Brand & Com­mu­ni­ca­tions team.

22:00 15/10/23
Contact Name
Lauren Taverner Brown
In this role you will join a creative, integral and impactful team within AUP, that delivers digital content and social media for the Number 1 rated Arts University in the UK in 2022 for Student Satisfaction in the National Student Survey*, also rated Gold (2022) and Silver (2023) in the category of Best Small or Specialist Institution at the Whatuni Awards.

In order to showcase our students, staff and events effectively, we anticipate that this role will be predominantly based on-campus with some homeworking possible each week.

About you:

You’ll be a bright and ambitious team player, with real energy and enthusiasm. You’ll be results driven and analytical, with great attention to detail

You’ll primarily be responsible for researching, creating, commissioning and publishing engaging and creative content across our various social media channels and online profiles, engaging with our audiences in a meaningful way and supporting our recruitment targets.

You’ll be experienced in using a range of content management systems to update websites, with the ability to write accurate and engaging copy as well as ensuring our web content is up to date and in line with CMA compliance and web accessibility requirements

About the role:

You will support the Head of Communications and Marketing and work with the Senior Press & Communications Officer, our Brand & Digital Marketing Manager, and the wider Brand and Student Recruitment Team and our university staff to research, write and commission content to promote the work and events of the university, our students, staff, alumni and partners.

You will collaborate, innovate and try new ways to reach our audiences and to help us achieve our university targets for student success and growth.

The content you’ll create and share across multiple social media and digital channels will have a direct and positive impact, growing our excellent brand profile internationally and communicating the unique benefits of creative education at AUP.

In return you’ll get:

25 days annual leave per annum, plus bank holidays

Access to a supportive Employee Assistance Programme

Enrolment onto a Local Government Pension scheme

Additional benefits such as a cycle to work scheme and discounted bus tickets

Closing date: Sunday the 15th of October at 11:00pm however AUP reserves the right to end the advertisement window early in the event of high levels of interest. We intend to shortlist and interview on a rolling basis. Please apply early to avoid disappointment.

The successful candidate will be professionally active in their field and willing to contribute to our international profile as an innovative, sustainable and broadly inclusive arts university.

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