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Reference: 59488

Date Added: 14 February 2017
Closing Date: 14 March 2017

Job Title: Digital Associate

Working For: Burson Marsteller

Location: London

Salary: Dependent on experience

Job Details

Burson-Marsteller, the award-winning global communications consultancy is seeking an ambitious and highly motivated individual to join our growing public affairs and digital political campaigns team, based in London.

Burson-Marsteller is one of the UK’s top five political consultancies, working with domestic and international clients across a range of sectors and industries, and representing political issues at the forefront of the news agenda.

Successful applicants will be professional, highly motivated self-starters with a proven academic track record, excellent communication and writing skills, and a strong awareness of UK politics and the policy making process, gained through either experience in Parliament, an agency setting or other relevant organisations (e.g. NGOs or political parties). Candidates will also be able to demonstrate understanding of the impact of social and digital media on the policy making process and political campaigns more broadly. Demonstrable experience in developing social media strategies for public affairs or party political campaigns is required.

The role will provide the successful candidate with wide exposure to the evolving nature of UK and international political campaigning.

Main duties and responsibilities will include:
· Paid social media campaign development and execution
· Contributing to political strategy development
· Development of channel content
· Social media and political crisis management
· Stakeholder research and communications
· Contributing to political strategy development
· Social listening and content performance reporting
· Social and political monitoring, and engagement, on behalf of clients
· New business research
· Support with marketing activities, including events and newsletters

Closing Date: 14 March 2017

Interview/Start Dates

Application Details

Please email sophie.connelly@bm.com with a recent CV and covering letter.

Website: http://www.burson-marsteller.co.uk/

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