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Reference: 72595

Date Added: 5 September 2019
Closing Date: 27 September 2019

Job Title: Senior Digital Communications and Media Officer

Working For: The Sutton Trust

Location: London

Salary: £28,000 per annum

Job Details

The Sutton Trust is a foundation committed to improving social mobility in the UK. Our work is focused on improving social mobility through education opportunities. We want to level the playing field for young people from low and middle income backgrounds so that they have a fair chance of accessing leading universities, apprenticeships and jobs.

The Trust is recruiting a creative and committed Senior Digital Communications and Media Officer, to join a small, high-performing team. Reporting to the Associate Director of Media and Communications, the successful candidate will play an important role in communicating the work of the Trust – including its research, policy priorities, programmes and alumni stories - to external audiences. They will manage the Sutton Trust’s digital presence, including its website and social media profiles; support the Trust’s media work; and design reports and infographics.

We are looking for someone with strong digital skills, who is confident in using a wide variety of social media platforms and who can write crisp copy for a range of different audiences.

Safeguarding statement

The Sutton Trust believes that a child, young person or vulnerable adult should never experience abuse of any kind. We all have a responsibility to promote the welfare of all children and young people and to keep them safe. Therefore all posts undergo a safer recruitment process, including but not limited to, disclosure of criminal records where necessary and eligibility to work in the UK. We have procedures in place to promote safeguarding and a safe culture at the Trust.

Closing Date: 27 September 2019

Interview/Start Dates

Applications should reach us by 1:00pm on the closing date with interviews held on Friday 4th October.

Application Details

Please download the application pack from our website, complete the application form, and submit it to jobs@suttontrust.com. The applicant pack can be found here: https://www.suttontrust.com/about-us/recruitment/senior-digital-communications-and-media-officer/

Please state your name and the role you in the subject line of your application email, and it would also be greatly appreciated if you could note where you saw this job advertised.

If you require any materials in an alternative format or have any questions, please contact us.

Any information you provide as part of your application will be treated as confidential and managed in accordance with relevant data protection legislation and guidance. Our privacy statement can be found on our website.

Website: https://www.suttontrust.com/

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