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Compassion UK Staff

Social Media Specialist

Exciting opportunity to use your social media experience and expertise to promote the work of Compassion UK (CUK), helping to release children from poverty in Jesus’ name.

The Social Media Specialist works within the Marketing Team. This team contributes to Compassion UK’s strategic and operating success by managing Compassion UK’s brand in the marketplace. 

We are looking for a passionate Christian social media professional, able to produce creative, effective and inspiring content to encourage engagement and spread the message of Compassion’s ministry to children in poverty. You’ll need to have at least one year’s social media experience in a business environment with a solid understanding of social media communications and metric, the ability to use multimedia creation software, written communications experience and a high level of computer literacy. Video editing and previous experience with monitoring systems such as Hootsuite are desirable skills for this role. The Social Media Specialist will also be required to actively promote, maintain and articulate the Compassion UK’s Christian ethos and values.

Job Purpose: To develop and manage CUK’s social media channel, promoting a correct and positive reflection of the name and brand of Compassion.

Key Outcomes:
1. Promote and maintain CUK’s Christian Ethos and Values;
2. Management and development of CUK’s social media channels;
3. Content creation including blogs, social media collateral and videos;
4. Provide general communication support.

There is an occupational requirement for the Social Media Specialist to have an active personal commitment to the Christian faith.
This is a permanent post office based role working 35 hours per week Monday to Friday. N.B. Office Relocation: The office is currently in Weybridge, Surrey an office relocation is planned to Fleet, Hampshire in June 2018.
Generous benefits package including: 25 days holiday per year plus Bank Holidays, 10% employer’s pension contribution and private medical and dental cover.

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Please note that we cannot consider applicants who do not presently have the right to work in the UK. Please submit your completed application form to HR@compassionuk.org. Interviews will take place w/c 15th January 2018. Late applications may be considered.


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