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Reference: 65734

Date Added: 25 April 2018
Closing Date: 20 May 2018

Job Title: Digital Communications Officer

Working For: YMCA England & Wales

Location: London

Salary: £31,337 incl. London Weighting

Job Details

YMCA England & Wales is looking for a Digital Communications Officer to manage the organisation’s social and online presence.

Working in a vibrant external affairs team, the Digital Communications Officer will lead on YMCA England & Wales’ social media output promoting our organisation, research and campaign work as well as providing support to Income Generation teams.

The role will focus on co-ordinating and growing the digital activity for the largest and oldest youth charity in the world, alongside working with the wider 116 member strong YMCA federation to ensure alignment of messaging, branding and imagery throughout YMCAs digital channels.

The successful candidate should have experience of working in a complex communications environment and planning campaigns as part of wider communications; knowledge of online campaigning techniques; excellent written and oral communications skills; and excellent attention to detail.

Reporting to the Press and Public Affairs Manager, they will have an in-depth knowledge of managing media, social media and communications campaigns. They will also have experience in developing a wide range of targeted communication materials, including utilising case studies and developing digital content.

About YMCA
YMCA is the largest and oldest youth charity in the world, helping more than 58 million people across 119 countries. Across England and Wales, YMCAs operate in more than 740 different communities and, support almost 230,000 young people with accommodation, training and education, health and wellbeing, support and advice and family work. YMCA England & Wales is the national council of YMCAs in England and Wales.

Closing Date: 20 May 2018

Interview/Start Dates

Interviews will take place on 4th and 5th June. 

Application Details

The Role Specification and Application forms can be found here: https://www.ymca.org.uk/vacancies/digital-communications-officer-ymca-england-wales

The application form should be submitted to recruitment@ymca.org.uk.

Website: http://ymca.org.uk

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