Digital Communications Officer

National Schizophrenia Fellowship
22407.00 - 25690.00 GBP Annual + + GBP3,285 London Weighting
05 Aug 2017
23 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Rethink Mental Illness is England's leading mental health membership charity and service provider working to help everyone severely affected by mental illness to recover a better quality of life.

About us:

Mental health is high on the public agenda - there has never been a better time to join us. As an organisation, we are making big steps forward in implementing innovative approaches to the way we deliver care through our services, and as a thought leader in the mental health world our influence is also on the rise.

We are looking for an experienced Digital Communications Officer to join our small but busy Communications team to equip and inspire our digital followers to take that next step to getting involved with our work; to sign an e-petition, to sign up to a fundraising event or become a member or join a regional committee.

About the role:

Working alongside the digital manager, you will be responsible for:

- Developing content for our social media channels, website and members site
- Sourcing and editing new blog content from internal / external writers
- Creating engaging social media content that encourages followers to visit our website
- Creating social media graphics using Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud
- Training staff how to write, edit and upload their own content on our CMS
- Monthly reporting of social media content to stakeholders including feedback on performance

The Successful candidate will have:

- a good understanding of online marketing and communications
- a good working knowledge of Adobe Creative Cloud
- a basic understanding of HTML coding
- experience of using Google Analytics

What we offer

- Competitive Salary
- Contributory Pension Scheme
- Life Assurance
- 33 days Annual leave including statutory/bank holiday
- Childcare Vouchers Scheme
- Where appropriate paid eye test plus up to GBP55 towards the cost of new glasses or lenses
- Excellent Career Development Opportunities

Rethink Mental Illness value diversity and inclusion and encourage applications from all members of the community, we particularly encourage applications from candidates with their own experience of mental illness or from the BME / LGBTQI+ communities.

The closing date for this post is Friday 25 August 2017