Digital Communications Executive

Chingford, East London
non negotiable £22,369 per annum including outer London weighting
02 Jan 2013
18 Jan 2013
Business Type
In-house / Client-side
Contract Type
Full Time

Job title: Digital Communications Executive (Ref: 12/051)

Location: Chingford, East London

Hours: 35

Contract type: 1 fixed term year contract

Salary: non negotiable £22,369 per annum including outer London weighting

Benefits: 23 days holiday, Contributory pension, Medical scheme, Life assurance, Interest free season ticket loan plus other benefits

Summary of Job

Playing a key role in the delivery of the organisation’s digital strategy, you’ll develop and deliver all aspects of digital content, platforms and output across The Scout Association. This will include helping to develop the Association’s digital brand identity, managing a range of digital platforms including websites, intranet and e-communications, and providing advice and support to colleagues across the organisation.

About you

A strong creative thinker with excellent knowledge of HTML 5.0 and CSS, you should also have experience of working with Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Fireworks or similar web design software. Ideally, you will also have worked with the Umbraco content management system. A good understanding of the role of digital communications in delivering communication aims for an organisation is essential, along with a knowledge of user-centred web deign principles. Experience within the creative industries is also key.

About us

Scouting is a world leader in youth development and adventurous activities. Active in 216 countries and territories we have a global membership of over 28 million.

The Scout Association in the UK has over half a million members and aims to provide adventure and challenge for young people aged 6-25 and for the 100,000 adult volunteers who make Scouting happen.

Closing date: 5 pm 18/01/2013

Interview date: Will be held at Gilwell Park on a date to be confirmed

The Scout Association aims to be an equal opportunities employer.

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